Executive Insights

Perspectives from today's enterprise executives in the era of digitization

Leading Transformation

As new technologies and emerging competitors disrupt established industries, enterprises around the world are seeking their own digital transformation to keep pace. Gain leadership perspectives from AWS and other large enterprises as you get started with your own transformation journey. 

Conversations with Leaders

A series hosted by Miriam McLemore, AWS Enterprise Strategist & Evangelist

Miriam McLemore, AWS Enterprise Strategist & Evangelist

What are CXOs thinking about?

Video: Interview with Steve Day, EGM Infrastructure - Cloud and Workplace, National Australia Bank

Agility, innovation, and delivering for customers at National Australia Bank

Video: How Do You Keep Up With Technology?

How do you keep up with technology?  Read the blog.

Video: How Do You View Failure?

How do you view failure? 
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Strategies for success

Exploring the perspectives of today’s CXOs in the era of digitization

Webinar

Leading your organization through a cloud transformation

Leadership strategies to help lead your organization through a successful cloud journey

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How Live Nation realized
business value with AWS
 

Cloud migration delivers more than just cost savings. See the four areas of business value that are possible.

Ebook

Cultivating
security leadership

Find out how enterprise CISOs are going beyond security and investing in their people to safeguard their organizations.

Ebook

Becoming a data-driven organization

Every company has a big data problem. Get some practical tips on how to address your data challenges.

Ebook

Leading
transformation

Learn how other leaders are driving change by focusing on digital strategy, data strategy, technology, and culture.

Expert articles

Staying competitive by investing in cloud skills 

In the quest to stay competitive, cloud skills may be the most important investment you make. With the right foundations in place, acquiring cloud skills can become a much simpler proposition that builds on what your people already know.

11 things to consider when educating your staff on the cloud

What are your cloud transformation principles?

Consistency of action and commonality of judgement is a common leadership challenge. Taking a small amount of time to define the principles for your cloud adoption will save you incalculable time.
 

11 things to consider when educating your staff on the cloud

What makes good leaders great?

Leaders lead in many different ways. Some lead by fear, some by example, some with charisma, but one universal truth is that people are most likely to follow those they understand.
 
 

11 things to consider when educating your staff on the cloud

The business value of lean and agile IT

Agile, Lean, and DevOps streamline digital delivery, foster innovation, and make the enterprise nimbler. These practices help CFOs increase returns, oversee investments, implement controls, gain transparency, deliver insights, and manage costs.

11 things to consider when educating your staff on the cloud

5 things to take your team to the cloud

Leaders are wondering how to meet their cloud transformation objectives without experienced cloud engineers on hand. The good news is your team of talented and skilled engineers can provide a solid foundation for your transition to the cloud.

11 things to consider when educating your staff on the cloud

Driving change from the top down

When it comes to digital transformation, every enterprise is different. Communicating a clear vision and leveraging your leadership position are two approaches to help keep your organization on track to deliver.

11 things to consider when educating your staff on the cloud

Humility is the essence of digital transformation

In an environment of uncertainty, complexity, and rapid change, where customers, regulators, and even nature are full of surprises, humility can improve a company’s competitive position, facilitate innovation, and help build relationships with customers.

11 things to consider when educating your staff on the cloud

You already have the people you need to succeed

Most organizations already have a wealth of institutional knowledge and cultural practices that, with education and experience, can establish the foundation for success with your cloud implementation.
 

11 things to consider when educating your staff on the cloud

7 essentials for cloud first
 

If you're a leader who wants to make sure the whole business is on board for an ambitious cloud-first transformation journey, we're here to help.


11 things to consider when educating your staff on the cloud

Reading List

Recommended readings from AWS strategists and other experts in the industry.

Ahead in the Cloud: Best Practices for Navigating the Future of Enterprise IT
Author Stephen Orban

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The Art of Business Value
Author Mark Schwartz

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A Seat at the Table: IT Leadership in the Age of Agility
Author Mark Schwartz

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