Innovation

Rethinking the Corporation: The Digital Innovation Lifecycle Part 3

By | 2017-06-15T14:49:08+00:00 May 1, 2017|Categories: Fusion Blog, Innovation Posts|Tags: , , , |

Throughout this blog series, we’ve been suggesting that the traditional departmental corporate form (i.e. sales, marketing, finance, ops, IT, etc.), universally applied, and virtually unchanged for over two centuries, is killing innovation in leading corporations around the world. From the way companies develop strategy, serve customers, and attract employees, to the way they create [...]

Millennials Part 2: How to Adapt to a New Way to Work

By | 2017-06-15T14:49:02+00:00 July 25, 2016|Categories: Fusion Blog, Innovation Posts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

As we discussed in our first blog post, Millennials are rapidly influencing the enterprise during this age of digital transformation. While Millennials are significant assets, companies must redefine their cultural structure to retain these individuals. Research shows that one of the biggest challenges chief executives are faced with is appealing to and retaining Millennials. [...]

Millennials: Reshaping Corporate Culture

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:42+00:00 July 6, 2016|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Millennials are redefining the workplace standards with a contrasting outlook on technology and culture, resulting in a recent transformation in the enterprise. Upper management may sometimes pose the question, “why should we adopt to the Millennial culture?” Transitioning to a Millennial-friendly culture can be challenging, however it is a change that will lead to competitive [...]

CIO vs CEO: Finding Middle Ground

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:42+00:00 June 15, 2016|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

IT holds a special place in the digital age bringing value to the enterprise through technology. As the world becomes increasingly digital, businesses are relying on IT to not only keep the current systems up and running, but to keep pace with digital technology advancements. While IT plays a vital role, the business demands can [...]

Shadow IT Part 3 – Making the Digital Transformation

By | 2017-04-13T16:12:26+00:00 May 1, 2016|Categories: Technology Solutions Posts, White Papers|Tags: , , , , , |

Recap of Parts 1 and 2 Our first post in this Shadow IT series pointed out that in today’s environment, as technology becomes more sophisticated, more analytical, and more social, the skills required for success are changing more dramatically than ever. We argued that the very nature of the work we do is changing. Creating [...]

Building a Digital Business for the Future

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:43+00:00 April 18, 2016|Categories: Fusion Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

Maven Wave recently participated in the 2016 AGENDA conference, hosted by IDG Enterprise in Amelia Island, FL. AGENDA is a business leadership conference focused on transforming the enterprise for the digital world. The conference is attended by digital leaders from all over the country who are leading transformation efforts in their organizations; C-level executives, VPs, [...]

Shadow IT Part 2: The Coming [Digital Productization] Wave

By | 2017-04-13T16:12:47+00:00 January 25, 2016|Categories: Technology Solutions Posts, White Papers|Tags: , , , , , , |

Recap of Shadow IT Part 1 Our first post on this topic pointed out that in today’s environment, as technology becomes more sophisticated, more analytical, and more social, the skills required for success are changing more dramatically than ever. We argued that the very nature of the work we do is changing; it’s less like [...]

Shadow IT: A Tide That Cannot (And Should Not) Be Turned

By | 2017-04-13T16:14:16+00:00 October 21, 2015|Categories: Fusion Blog, Technology Solutions Posts|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Since the introduction of computing into the business cycle, technology has driven changes in the way we work. In today’s environment, as technology becomes more sophisticated, more analytical, and more social, the skills required for success are changing more dramatically than ever. In financial markets, the trader that once slugged out a spread in the [...]

Where Does Innovation Come From in the Enterprise?

By | 2016-12-06T15:47:51+00:00 July 20, 2015|Categories: White Papers|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Innovation in the enterprise can be difficult to achieve. Many organizations have competing priorities, conflicting business goals, or teams operating in silos, all of which can constrain innovation. Technology has the ability to transform the way people work, and with the right tools and increased engagement, employees can share ideas, attend meetings remotely, and partner [...]