Digital Transformation. Two words with the power to sustain and accelerate your business. Do they have enough power to catch your attention? The time to innovate is now, technology is advancing and in turn giving your digitally-oriented customers more decision-making power. If you aren’t improving your entire operations to keep up with customers, they will find a better experience elsewhere. Competition is at an all-time high and it’s necessary for you to make changes that keep your organization in a competitive position.
But first, let’s look at the definition of digital transformation.
[ Digital transformation: n. The process of adapting business to changing markets, transforming both core and contextual operational methods to new and better processes. ]
This definition, written in our own words, is to give you the sense that a digital transformation is about more than just technology. It’s about the people, agile adaptation and getting results.
It’s necessary to understand that a digital transformation is about improving processes for people, which is often accomplished using technology. Your employees want to use tools that truly facilitate their work and your customers want a product and service that fits their needs. You may be thinking, digital transformations are such large projects, how do I know if I’m building the right strategy to gain the best results? Of course, there are multiple aspects of a digital transformation that differ from organization to organization.
If you're aiming to achieve your digital transformation in one project, that is most commonly an ineffective approach. The key to your digital transformation is customizing it to your organization. To do so, you need to know what your organization specifically needs and how to adapt your processes to changes in the market. If you don’t know or aren’t sure, you need to experiment with solutions.
Yes, experimenting. But don’t worry, it is possible to experiment without risk. This is where no-code comes in. No-code application development platforms empower any person, with or without a technical background, from any organization in any industry to take their creative idea and build it as a solution easily and effectively. With the advent of citizen development, the role of the developer is changing, which gives organizations a broader workforce, and in turn more ways to explore their options to digitally transform and further, drive innovation. From idea to solution, no-code application development platforms enable organizations to determine the digital transformation strategy they need, and also carry out the transformation.
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