Why is experience and wisdom a key for organizations? The wise fuel knowledge. We have to leverage experience so we avoid repeating the past and avoid making mistakes that come with time. Many organizations are asking the same question: how do we unlock and leverage the wealth of information that lies with seasoned veterans and how do we combine this with new technology hitting the market? Technology Consultant Catherine Walmsley dove into these questions during AU 2023.
Catherine Walmsley has her own firm where she reimagines what’s possible with connected platforms. Her digital transformation leadership has been accelerating the design to delivery process in western Canada by working with builders using Autodesk products – connecting data from Inventor, Vault, Revit and the Autodesk Construction Cloud.
1. Tap into Generational Wisdom. Embrace the collective knowledge of different age groups in your company by encouraging mentorship, fostering cross-generational collaboration, and promoting respect. This can lead to innovative solutions and a more harmonious workplace.
2. Embrace Cloud Migration: Cloud technology is essential for scalability and agility, enabling your dispersed workforce to access resources and data from anywhere. It also offers cost-efficiency by eliminating the need for on-premises infrastructure.
3. Engage Stakeholders Early: Involve key stakeholders in your data strategy from the start, gather their input to tailor solutions to their needs, and communicate the strategy’s alignment with company goals. This ensures active participation and maximizes the strategy’s impact.