New Economist Intelligent Unit Study Highlights Lack of Digital Competencies as Key Barrier to Success for 64% of UAE Businesses

Digital competencies have become vital to achieving business goals, according to new research by the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). In Benchmarking competencies for digital performance,commissioned by Riverbed, 83% of UAE respondents see digital competencies as being either very or extremely important in achieving, among other things, organisational agility, employee satisfaction, and talent acquisition. The survey uncovers a shared awareness among businesses that digital transformation is necessary to achieve their goals and remain competitive. Yet, 64% of UAE organisations say they are struggling to achieve these important goals because they lack digital competencies, which is higher than organisations in North America … Continue reading New Economist Intelligent Unit Study Highlights Lack of Digital Competencies as Key Barrier to Success for 64% of UAE Businesses