Publications 2019

1 05, 2019

Leaders resistant to change: main barrier to digital transformation


Despite all the benefits, digital transformation is a struggle for many organizations and there is no single model for success. In what does exist consensus is that for a digital transformation to be successful, it must be driven by its leaders. In this context, SommerGroup® conducted a survey, published in March by Chile's leading daily newspaper (El Mercurio), where it consulted which are the main barriers to digital transformation, where 52% of respondents voted for the "resistant leaders option to the change". CEOs need to move beyond their traditional role and become leaders who understands the potential of new [...]