7 Key Principles to Govern Digital Initiatives

  • Nikolaus Obwegeser, Tomoko Yokoi, Michael Wade, and Tom Voskes
  • April 01, 2020

Research and survey data provide insights for how leaders can govern digital initiatives for maximum impact.

As digital disruption has become a major force across industries, organizations have responded with significant investments in digital transformation.1 Unfortunately, recent research suggests that most of these efforts fail to meet or exceed expectations.2


The reality for many organizations is that digital transformation consists of an ungainly confederacy of digital initiatives revolving around new technologies, a few Skunk Works projects, and random acts of digital enablement.