Friday, April 18, 2014IO Program Management Essential 1: Governance
Posted by Bart Stafford in Organization Strategy
The scope of an IO program can reach from the reservoir to the sales point and include organizational, data and technology elements. Multiple functional areas are impacted, and it is important that strategic direction, design and implementation decisions consider what is best for the overall company and IO objectives, not just one individual group. In order to accomplish this most effectively, a governance function must be part of pre-program planning.
Thursday, April 17, 2014Why bank resilience means more than bouncebackability
Posted by Brian Hayes in Business Landscape
When British football manager Ian Dowie coined the term ‘bouncebackability’ in 2004 to describe the resilience of his Crystal Palace side after conceding too many goals – shortly before the club were relegated from the Premier League – I doubt he foresaw its resonance for the banking world in 2014.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014The 3 traps that enterprise architects need to avoid
Posted by David Knott in Business Landscape
In the midst of World War II, Lord Abercrombie began designing a new model for London to supplant the rubble-strewn remains that survived the Blitz.
Tuesday, April 15, 2014Techno-World Cup
Posted by Wipro Insights in Technology Trends
The date was June 27, 2010. The venue was the Free State Stadium in Bloemfontein, South Africa. The stadium was packed with English and German fans looking forward to the round-of-16 clash between two football giants.