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GRC Tuesdays: Finding the Risks Worth Having

The risk literature is full of promises that adopting risk management practices will prevent risk. There are, in fact, areas where risks are destructive and have little value-adding potential and should be avoided or minimized. There are other areas where deliberate risk taking is necessary even in the face of high inherent risk. How do we tell them apart?

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So, How Are You Doing Mr. Digital Transformation?

If you haven’t read about the Digital Transformation last year, you might have had a Wifi-connection issue. Digital Transformation is everywhere. Connected networks provide access to new (un)structured data. In-memory platforms provide the capabilities to process stunning amounts of information and the Internet of Things allows us to connect and follow to almost any device or object. (more…)

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Predictive Thursdays: Get More Value from Operational Assets with Predictive Analytics

Sharpening operational focus and squeezing more efficiencies out of production assets—these are just two objectives that have COOs and operations managers turning to new technologies. One of the best of these technologies is predictive analytics. Predictive analytics isn’t new, but a growing number of companies are using it in predictive maintenance, quality control, demand forecasting, and other manufacturing functions to deliver efficiencies and make improvements in real time. So what is it? (more…)

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Empathy, Design Thinking, And An Obsession With Customer-Centric Innovation

To deliver innovative, customer-centric solutions through design thinking, we must begin with empathy.

In its simplest and purest form, empathy enables us to not only experience and understand another person’s circumstances, but it also puts us in our customers’ shoes to experience what they are feeling. This is where we find the innate struggle born out of user frustrations and bound to the intrinsic value chain of the user experience.  (more…)

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GRC Tuesdays: Risk Management – Choosing the Right Scales

Following my post published two weeks ago, Is it a Risk, a Cause or a Consequence?, I received a very relevant question and decided that I would share it with you: “Now that we know what we need to assess, what would your recommendations be concerning the scales to use?(more…)

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