A major focus on resiliency and agility
Everybody has been shaken by the pandemic, and stability and resiliency has become incredibly valuable because of it. Since the Covid-19 outbreak, there has been a 33% increase in organizations prioritizing resiliency as a business imperative. Organizations are now starting to understand the need to stay stable and weather the constant change that could lie ahead. And leaders are using this chance to improve – 82% of leaders say they’ve successfully improved business resiliency and continuity since the beginning of the pandemic.
And that includes an increased focus on operational agility as well – the next level up from resiliency. Among leaders, there is a 12% increase in agility as a focus for organizations. With organizations now looking to flex and adapt their operations, technology, and information more often than ever before, operational agility will allow them to make faster decisions, leverage existing technology investments, and prepare for change. this new focus on operational agility is going to set leading organizations ahead of their competitors.