CDO Magazine Op-Ed
To be an effective Chief Data Officer (CDO), you need a well-defined data strategy and an effective data operating model. By focusing on defining and developing an operating model that enables your data strategy, you will generate positive outcomes for your business. A well-defined operating model to support your organization’s data activities generates the following benefits:
Achieving these benefits and actualizing your data strategy begins by selecting an operating model framework that best aligns with your organization, defining the six elements of an operating model, and developing a transition plan to incrementally migrate to the target operating model. In an article for CDO Magazine, our Guidehouse experts Robert Audet and Carly Mitchell discuss how a well defined data operating model enables you to optimize your data, promote innovation, facilitate decision-making, and empower staff.