CEO-Blog

In his monthly blog, Prof. Dr. Eric Schott reports, among other things, on current market developments, experiences from the customer environment and on the opportunities and risks of new technologies and trends.

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Keine digitale Zukunft ohne Investition in (Weiter-)Bildung
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08.02.2019
No digital future without investments in (advanced) training

Why investing in employees pays off.

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Smart Spaces für mehr Innovationen
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28.11.2018
Smart Spaces for more innovations

How offices can be more than desk space.

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08.10.2018
More digital transformation means less internal IT

Why it can be worthwhile for companies to rethink the role of the IT department.

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23.08.2018
Goodbye change management (as it used to be)

Why change management can no longer be regarded as an independent element.

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10.07.2018
Process automation – Five suggestions for the implementation of C…

How companies can build core competencies for the digital transformation.

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11.04.2018
Invisible robots

Bots and the virtually unnoticed moments in the digital transformation.

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01.03.2018
The agile organization of the future - Wave planning as enabler

Why Wave Planning is a major process for the digital transformation.

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02.02.2018
The Internet of Things: 5 x 5 Answers to the most important quest…

What are the obstacles faced by companies when introducing the Internet of Things, and what approaches are on the horizo…

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07.12.2017
Guiding principles instead of good intentions

What capabilities will your employees need for the digital transformation in 2018?

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11.10.2017
Why the digital transformation must start with a transformation o…

How companies can lay the base for the digital transformation with a modern IT and process infrastructure.

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09.08.2017
5 leadership rules for the digital transformation

Everyone wants digital transformation. Really all of them? When we take a good look, we often see that need for quick di…

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13.07.2017
The right use cases for successful digital change

How the identify relevant use cases and which technologies are currently relevant and will play a role in the future.

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11.05.2017
The transformation of the digital workplace: 7 theories for great…

Digital transformation is in full flow; it starts in most companies with an eye on customer-oriented processes. And that…

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31.03.2017
Trying more new things and focusing more – Good news from San Fra…

What companies can learn from the spirit and development of Silicon Valley.

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10.11.2016
Yes, I use an internal social network. But why?

How can enterprise social networks be used and what ist the added value of such networks for enterprises?

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30.08.2016
New ways of Collaboration: How large Enterprises work with Startu…

Eric Schott explains, how large companies can collaborate with startups and how to profit from their high innovation pow…

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04.08.2016
Definitely not disruptive. But that's okay. Up-to-date assessment…

Dr. Eric Schott evaluates Microsofts' current product strategy, that was presented in Toronto.

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07.07.2016
How many IT areas are there in the company?

Dr. Eric Schott looks at different IT areas and shows how companies can push digitalization through a collaborative posi…

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12.05.2016
"How we create is what we create"

The first German Social Collaboration Study is released - with some surprising facts.

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24.02.2016
CEO Blog March 2015

The current participant development of the "Kaminabende" of CS provides some surprises.

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11.02.2016
The moment of truth: How important is project management to the d…

Dr. Eric Schott describes, how project management can reduce the gap between the digital claim and real implementation c…

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04.12.2015
Multi-project management - Recommendations for decision-makers

Dr. Eric Schott summarizes the results of the current multi-project management study and called success factors for comp…

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10.11.2015
The courage to do things differently

Dr. Eric Schott describes how projects can serve as a laboratory for new forms of cooperation.

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02.10.2015
Looking for use cases? Communities!

Dr. Eric Schott explains the relevance of communities and shows which success potentials lie in their use.

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04.09.2015
A totally normal disruption: Post-merger IT projects

Dr. Eric Schott draws conclusions from numerous integration projects. Companies without such change projects can also pr…

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07.08.2015
Five common myths about social collaboration

CEO Dr. Eric Schott about key factors of successful social collaboration projects.

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03.07.2015
What agile project portfolio management looks like

Agile project portfolio management: Not a buzzword, but an integral part of large companies.

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CEO
11.06.2015
The digital transformation reaches the heart of Microsoft

Recently I was part of a 15-member team that represented Campana & Schott at the Microsoft Ignite technology conference …

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CEO
08.05.2015
Partly cloudy, or: all of a sudden, the Cloud appeared

Worldwide networking, fast and flexible availability and integration of all employees - Cloud changes the game.

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10.04.2015
"No more spaghetti please" - it is time for a new IT demand manag…

The exceptionally well-attended "IT Demand Management" conference confirmed one thing: the fast-growing interest in a ne…

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CEO
20.01.2015
A customer asked me recently...

Digital Transformation: Creating a social collaboration platform, leadership rules and an agile management-of-change pro…

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CEO
10.12.2014
Setting the course in project management: What you can learn from…

Large change projects require a completely different approach from what is generally understood as project management.

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14.11.2014
Recently I was asked by a customer,

the CIO of a mid-level global market leader, “What is the point of a collaboration strategy?”

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