These are incredibly exciting times to work in the technology arena, and not just from a technology point of view. Although Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Blockchain, Advanced Mobility et al are pretty nifty in themselves, together these digital technologies are destined for much bigger things - a human revolution, no less. The core purpose of this human revolution is to help people - ordinary, regular people like you and I - exceed their boundaries to achieve things they never thought possible.
Interestingly, last year, a survey of about 3,500 representatives from nearly 550 companies in different industries and regions around the world painted a less than rosy picture of the IT industry. While respondents were appreciative of the industry's execution abilities, they wanted to see a lot more when it came to thought leadership, or advisory and strategic skills.