Future work: Potential themes
Conclusion: The challenge for all organisations is to understand the technology options and work practices that will ensure the durability of the organisation. The rise and acceptance of social media tools is one example of this challenge. Those organisations that have adopted activity based working offer one possible path. For others there may be a combination of work designs and solutions that serve them best.
IT executives should play a role in the decisions that are made on how work is conducted in the future and the technologies to enable the new processes.