The massive transformations driven by
digital technology have begun. The Digital Revolution gives
you a complete roadmap for navigating the breathtaking changes
happening now and shows you how to succeed.
Silicon Valley executive, thought leader, and New York Times best-selling author Inder Sidhu shows how cloud computing, social media, mobility, sensors, apps, big data analytics, and more can be brought together in virtually infinite combinations to create opportunities and pose risks previously unimaginable.
You’ll learn how digital pioneers are applying connected digital technologies, also known as the Internet of Everything, to dramatically improve financial performance, customer experience, and workforce engagement in fields ranging from healthcare to education, from retail to government.
Sidhu combines the practical perspective of practitioners with the extensive experience of experts to show you how to win in the new digital age. He takes you behind the scenes, engaging with business leaders from Apple, Google, Facebook, Cisco, Intel, Amazon, Walmart, Starbucks, RSA, Kaiser, Cleveland Clinic, Intermountain Healthcare, and so on and with academic leaders from Stanford, Yale, Wharton, MIT, Coursera, Khan Academy, and more and reveals their winning strategies and execution tactics for your benefit.
Sidhu also discusses the key challenges of privacy, security, regulation, and governance in depth and offers powerful insights on managing crucial ethical, social, cultural, legal, and economic issues that digitization creates. He shows what the digital revolution will mean for you, both personally and professionally--and how you can win.
Learn how you can leverage the digital revolution to
Deliver superior customer experiences
Improve your organization’s financial performance
Drive employee productivity, creativity, and engagement
Build smart, efficient cities brimming with opportunity
Make education more effective and relevant
Achieve better health outcomes
Make retail compelling, convenient, and profitable
Balance privacy with security
Protect yourself before, during, and after a cyberattack
Accelerate your career and live a better life
Table of Contents
- About This E-Book
- Title Page
- Copyright Page
- Praise for The Digital Revolution
- Dedication Page
- Part I: Opening
Part II: Transforming Industries
- 2. Healthcare: The Patient Will See You
- 3. Education: The Learner Triumphs
- 4. Retail: Get ‘Em In, Get ‘Em Thru, Get ‘Em Back
- 5. Smart Cities: Bustling with Activity, Brimming with Opportunity
Part III: Addressing Challenges
- 6. Privacy: Wait, Am I the Product?
- 7. Security: Before, During, and After an Attack
- 8. Governance: New Game in Town, Clear Rules Needed
Part IV: Transforming Organizations
- 9. Financial Performance: Making Money the Old-Fashioned Way
- 10. Customer Experience: Happier Than Ever
- 11. Employee Experience: Productive, Creative, Engaged
- Part V: Closing
- About the Authors
- Title: The Digital Revolution: How Connected Digital Innovations Are Transforming Your Industry, Company, and Career
- Release date: December 2015
- Publisher(s): PH Professional Business
- ISBN: 9780134291321