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Overcoming digital difficulty #8: Too many of the wrong people

Blog: The Digital Enterprise

“Downsizing itself is an inevitable part of any creatively destructive economy” (James Surowiecki). Digital businesses require less labour then their analogue predecessors. During digital transformations, leaders often need to downsize the legacy business whilst at the same time rapidly hiring new digital talent, creating an uncomfortable dynamic. This is the 8th post in a series building on 10 reasons why digital transformations are difficult. Here are some approaches that others have taken to manage talent imbalances. 

In summary it’s hard to avoid some downsizing during digital transformation….but with carefully planning the impacts can be minimised. 

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