Digital Technology
Nov 27, 2012

Turning an Uncertain Future to Your Advantage

We live in a world defined by unprecedented economic uncertainty. The list of anxiety-inducing unknowns on the horizon is seemingly endless…

A housing sector hobbled by a “shadow inventory” of distressed-properties of indeterminable scope… the blowback to come from deficit stimulus-spending policies by governments already yoked with massive debt loads… a steady stream of “disruptive” emerging technologies… new cradle-to-grave healthcare obligations whose fiscal impacts are as-yet beyond our power to fully calculate.   

Is it any wonder that consumers, business executives and elected leaders are a tad pensive about making any bold moves forward? But when you consider what lies immediately behind us – the “worst economic downturn since the Great Depression” – moving forward in confident pursuit of growth driven by “intelligent” risk-taking seems less an option than a global imperative.

Your enterprise’s successful journey into the future, it turns out, begins not with an attempt to map some maddeningly opaque Big Picture. Rather, it starts with understanding the Little Picture. Acquiring “granular” insight – into what those individuals who want to regularly rely on your enterprise are certain to crave in an uncertain tomorrow – is the First Step in becoming “Future Ready.”  

Having the right technology and business-process-reengineering support to act swiftly and smartly on that analytical insight is the all-important Next One.

For more on how your enterprise can deliver such “intelligent” intuitional insight and assistance to key business-process stakeholders, click here.

About the author

"Tiger" Tyagarajan

"Tiger" Tyagarajan


Based in New York, Tiger Tyagarajan is credited as one of the industry leaders who pioneered a new global business model and transformed a division of GE (formerly GE Capital International Services) into Genpact, a global professional services firm that makes business transformation real.