Rakesh Kumar

Key to building a successful Digital organization

Blog Post created by Rakesh Kumar on Aug 1, 2017

According to BCG’s latest publication “How to Gain and Develop Digital Talent and Skills”, six areas where digital talent can have the most impact are - digital business, digital marketing, digital development, advanced analytics, Industry 4.0, and new ways of working. 


Digital business experts - come up with innovative ideas for new digital business models;

Marketing experts - know how to use the multitude of digital channels to approach customers

Development experts - help build these channels; analytics experts aggregate data to understand what customers like and want

Industry 4.0 experts - work with the manufacturing side to create new products

New ways of working experts - use innovative methods that improve overall efficiency and transform the organizational culture.


As per livemint



India’s top 10 IT Service Providers accounting for over a million employees in total created only 200 new jobs in Apr-June 2017, however Gartner predicts severe shortage of tech talent by 2020 leading to 30% unfilled tech jobs. BCG analysis also shows that only 25% of the digitally skilled people are working at companies with 10,000 or more employees indicating that large service providers will have to think out-of-the-box to develop, attract and retain digital talent.


The report further talks about “The who, where, and what of building a successful Digital Organization”. Download now (attached) to read more...