Bottom-Up

Bottom-Up decisions support effective digitization in SME 

In our last article we explained in detail how small and medium enterprises (SME) can create suitable digitization measures by using specific success factors. The purposeful optimization of the processes and work environment secure the long-term success of the company. Even simple measures and optimizations can help you benefit from digital transformation. Today we are talking […]

Innovationskultur

A Detailed Look at Innovation Culture for SMEs

Innovation management in the company  It has a lot of positive effects when you bring innovation management into your company. Actively applied innovation management can for example lead to the following: (1) better products, processes and services, (2) improved communication and motivation in companies, and (3) higher profits thanks to more efficiency.   As discussed […]

Design Thinking

Innovation Management and Design Thinking in SME 

Innovations = Competitiveness  Innovations are becoming more and more important. Whether we are dealing with new products or services or whether we are dealing with new processes. Nowadays companies not only have to continuously improve themselves and their offers, but they also have to actively work on their innovativeness in order to stay competitive in […]

Digital Readiness for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises – the Road to Digitization

Where are the Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises in Regards to Digitization? Digitization really is not a new topic. And according to an article by the Bundesministeriums für Wirtschaft und Energie [in German] small and medium-sized enterprises take more and more advantage of it:   „About 60 percent of the companies are connected digitally to their business clients, every […]

What SME can Learn From the New Capgemini IT Trends Study

Capgemini recently published the results of their newest study: Studie IT-Trends 2018 [in German]. For this study, they interviewed 121 CIOs (or people at a similar level) from Germany, Austria and Switzerland. The majority of the participants’ companies have an annual revenue of at least 500 million euros.   According to the Institut für Mittelstandsforschung Bonn, […]