Managing revolution - Managers must abandon e-inertia - The technology that too many directors dodge can open the door to new ways of managing businesses and the business system itself.
First, the good news: most UK directors think that their businesses need to sell online. According to a recent Cisco/Oracle survey, this enlightened majority comes to 60% (which raises the interesting question of what the other third think, if anything). But hosannas must wait. Half the respondents have never been briefed on their company's information technology and, worse, most have no intention of ever being briefed.