What is the Digital Capability Framework?

The Digital Capability Framework (DCF) is essentially a digital transformation framework designed to help companies innovate and orchestrate digitally enabled business transformation. It helps companies analyse their current situation and identify new business cases, which are enabled by technology trends. Addressing both the technical and people side of transformation, this…

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10 Timeless Strategy Tests

Creating a strategy is not difficult. In fact like kicking a football, almost anyone can do it. But creating a winning strategy is a completely different ball game and the successful achievement of a company’s strategic objectives is what will demonstrate the real capability of a leadership team…

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BTM² and ASAP – SAP’s Perfect Match

While most SAP projects and programmes adopt the ASAP methodology for use at the project layer, many transformations using SAP solutions lack a methodology that addresses the programme and strategic layers of SAP enabled business transformation. SAP’s BTM² methodology fills that gap and together ASAP and BTM² are referred to as “SAP’s Perfect Match”.

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The Inspired Manager and The Noble Qur’an

The Inspired Manager draws parallels between 40 Islamic and management principles and demonstrates how anyone, particularly those who adopt the Islam faith, can apply the principles described in the Noble Qur’an in their role as a manager. During my 2nd assignment in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (over a decade ago) I…

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How DHL Freight Leveraged The Digital Capability Framework

DHL Freight selected the Digital Capability Framework (DCF) to support the vision setting of their transformation. The DCF played a key role in defining its new strategic approach. DHL Freight is a division of Deutsche Post DHL which has almost half a million employees, so every element of a…

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10 Principles of Business Process Management

Business Process Management is one of the 9 business transformation management disciplines in the BTM² business transformation methodology. It is an essential discipline for aligning vital business processes with corporate strategy and bringing them up to speed with transformation initiatives. A team at the Institute of Information Systems at…

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What is Business Transformation?

Business Transformation involves fundamental and complex organisational changes within as well as across organisations alongside the value chain. Business transformation can also radically alter the organisation’s relations with the wider economic and societal environment. Studies by the likes of the Business Transformation Academy have shown that despite the frequency…

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