May 12, 2011

Wall Street Journal Discusses an Exec’s Role in IT

Modern Distribution Management (MDM) responded to an article published by the Wall Street Journal, “Four Questions Every CEO Should Ask About IT.” Both the article and the response bring up some important points we think you should consider to make the most of your IT initiatives.

WSJ Questions for CEOs:

  1. Are we using technology to transform our business, or are we just adding bells and whistles to existing processes?
  2. Are you ignoring important business differences as you standardize processes across the company?
  3. Who is making sure the company’s digital strategy is being implemented?
  4. Is electronic data empowering your people or controlling them?

Read the Wall Street Journal article “Four Questions Every CEO Should Ask About IT”>

Read the Modern Distribution Management response “How to Ensure You Are Making the Most of Your IT Investment”>