In 2016, we introduced a comprehensive explainer on The Enterprisers Project called What is digital transformation. Our goal: Help answer some of the most common - and most challenging - questions CIOs had around digital transformation, to help them on their journeys.
To date, this deep dive resource remains among the most popular articles on our site – month after month, year after year. We’ve added to it and updated it frequently, as digital transformation and the CIO's role in it evolves. And, unsurprisingly to anyone leading digital transformation in their organization, tough questions continue to arise.
As we approach the seventh anniversary of The Enterprisers Project, we thought it would be fun to take a trip down memory lane. Let’s explore how your work with digital transformation has changed and the most important topics to readers at various points in our history – from the early days when organizations wondered who should be in charge of transformation efforts, to today, when a global pandemic has drastically reshaped business agendas and priorities.
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What topics from the past are CIOs still grappling with today? What aspects of digital transformation haven't we covered that you'd like us to? Let us know in the comments!
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