Excel is probably the closest thing we have to the perfect tool for analysing & reporting on data. It’s greatest downfall, however, is that it doesn’t really scale beyond a single user, and the result is organisations find their data and IP locked up in un-verifiable (but easily shareable) files.
COVID has created a realisation that the way organisations adopt and operationalise technology needs to change, with many organisations paying too much for resources they don’t need – at least not full time – and when they do need them, they can’t manage them effectively to deliver business outcomes. Why is this so?
Projects have been backing up during the lockdown and now’s the time to begin clearing the backlog. It’s likely to lead to an uptick in demand for skilled resources, but will they be able to deliver fast enough and to quality?