Review the six most important cultural preconditions for fostering innovation in the IT department.
- Business buy-in
- Time and resources for innovation
- IT awareness of business strategy
- Diversity of experience
- Idea exchange
- Recognition of IT innovators
Evaluate the areas where your organization needs to improve, and plan specific steps that Info-Tech recommends to foster IT innovation. Measure the cost of the innovation roadmap to assess whether it makes sense for your IT organization right now.