Most businesses keep IT in the "too difficult" box and for the most part, that works well.
However, our experience shows that there is often a gulf between the operational part of the business and the team supposed to be supporting all the business applications, email, servers and the like. Business imperatives are simply not acted upon effectively.
Not only that, but failure to align the direction of IT investment with the business can cost you millions. Well run businesses with aligned IT and business strategies can not only save money but also achieve competitive advantage through implementing up-to-date features ahead of the rest of the market.
The best bit is that it need not cost much to make these changes.
We can use our team's experience of running the IT in property businesses and our market knowledge to help you set the direction. We can help you:
Then your IT team can get on with the job of implementing the strategy.
Well run businesses with aligned IT and business strategies can not only save money but also achieve competitive advantage
We can help you improve your business strategy with our in-depth research, rigorous challenge and the ability to get your team to agree.
You can read about our work in structuring a performance measurement framework for the Crown Estate here.