The 5 Essential Traits of Digital Innovators

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Recognizing that speed wins in the marketplace, digital innovators are able to bring new ideas to market at unprecedented speeds, in weeks or even days. They're relentlessly focused on shortening the time between ideas and applications, and adjust their people, processes and platforms to optimize each stage of the application lifecycle to facilitate rapid development and delivery.

"Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower." – Steve Jobs

More than ever, digital innovation is required to distinguish your company from a growing number of competitors. From startups like Uber and Airbnb to old-line companies like John Hancock and The New York Times, digital innovators successfully bring new ideas to market, transforming their customer experience, products and services, and business models.

For many organizations, however, digital innovation is easier said than done. And many are unsure where to start. To help, Roald Kruit, co-founder of Mendix and head of the company's digital transformation practice, defines the five core capabilities that set digital leaders apart from digital laggards, enabling them to drive innovation.


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