Tuesday, August 28, 2018

“Using the industry standard makes you standard in the industry [and] following what is labeled ‘best practices’ may only mean watering down your competitive advantage.”
– Grant Hull –

Are you sacrificing your competitive advantage by conforming to someone else’s processes? This is one of the many excellent points raised in an insightful article about how software is transforming the enterprise. (Click here for the article).

If you think that you’re immune because you’re in the middle market, think again. As modern mediums (i.e. software) standardize and converge, a creeping homogenization is slowly affecting your organization… which makes the question “What is our competitive advantage?” critically urgent.