Category: Digital Transformation Strategies

  • Transformation is a Journey – You’re Going to Need a Roadmap

    Transformation is a Journey – You’re Going to Need a Roadmap

    Transformation should take you where you want to go on the best route and in the best vehicle to get you there. Why are vacations usually more fun than transformation programs? We don’t start a family vacation by getting in a car and driving, we start by deciding where we want to go and determining if we […]

  • Not Your Parent’s Outsourcing: How Digital Transformation is Changing the BPO Game

    Like many people who are part of the Outsourcing Institute’s community, I have spent my entire career focused on process improvement, automation and outsourcing. These are concepts which I have studied and applied for decades, and their use has been key to my professional success.  However, if you’re like me, you may have noticed that […]

  • The Outsourcing Institute Names Gregory North, Principal, Digital Transformation & Innovation Practice and Senior Advisor

    The Outsourcing Institute Names Gregory North, Principal, Digital Transformation & Innovation Practice and Senior Advisor Business Transformation Executive to Provide Guidance on Digital Convergence and Outsourcing Strategy New York, NY- March 15, 2017 – The Outsourcing Institute today announced it is partnering with Gregory North to lead its new Digital Transformation Practice. Mr. North brings over twenty […]

  • OAISS Event Keynote Presentation – The Digital Workforce is Coming: Time to Prepare

    OAISS Event Keynote Presentation – The Digital Workforce is Coming: Time to Prepare

    Gregory North, Principal, Digital Transformation, Outsourcing Institute The Digital Age is here and its changing everything about the way we live and work, including the composition of our workforce.  Going forward humans aided by new digital capabilities will collaborate with AI “team members” on new products and services, while “down the hall” bots handle all […]

  • What Digital Transformation is really for: Creating New Value

    What Digital Transformation is really for: Creating New Value

    Digital Transformation is hot, no question about that. Every company knows they need a digital strategy. Every competitor is seeking a digital edge. Hundreds, no thousands of companies are out there right now, ready and willing to help you find your digital way. Talent is twice, no ten times more marketable when RPA or AI […]

  • Process Led Automation

    Process Led Automation

    Making Digital Transformation Work for You and Your Customers Digital transformation is dramatically transforming the landscape of business process outsourcing.  Automating out manual work in services the way manufacturing automated assembly lines offers the prospect of reducing variation, increasing velocity, reducing cost and improving quality – all at the same time. The “robots” here are […]

  • Preparing for the Digital Workforce

    Preparing for the Digital Workforce

    by Gregory North, Principal Digital Transformation – Outsourcing Institute Much of what has been written, for good reason, on the subject of automation has been about the impact on jobs, with topics including: How many jobs will be lost? What type of jobs are most or least likely to go first? How can one defend […]

  • Video Interview: Talking Digital Transformation with PwC’s Catherine Zhou

    Video Interview: Talking Digital Transformation with PwC’s Catherine Zhou

    PwC’s Digital Service Leader, Catherine Zhou, joins Outsourcing Institute President, Daniel Goodstein, to examine the shift of digital convergence and its impact within the enterprise. The interview explores: Differentiating Digital vs. Digitalization The Change of Business Models Explained in 3 Dimensions How to Leverage Traditional Regulatory Items The Future of Omni-Channel Customer Care Value of […]

  • 3 Strategies to Digitize Your Shared Service Center

    3 Strategies to Digitize Your Shared Service Center

    Introduction Shared Service Centers (SSC) continue to deliver greater value year over year. In Deloitte’s 2017 Global Shared Services Survey, 3 out of 4 respondents saw productivity increases of 5% or more in the past year. Due to the success of SSCs, companies tend to expand the scope of shared service initiatives, integrating increasingly more knowledge-based […]

  • How to Transform Your Shared Services Organization into a Digital Champion

    How to Transform Your Shared Services Organization into a Digital Champion

    The days of shared service organizations (SSO) being responsible for manual, repetitive processes are coming to an end. Today, SSOs can use data and software to automate processes and run more efficiently. Learn how to use automation to transform your SSO into a digital champion. In our webinar we walk you through key strategies to […]