Europe is Operating at Only 12% of Its Digital Potential
This report from the McKinsey Global Institute confirms that Europe is operating below its digital potential. But what does this actually mean? According to McKinsey "digital intensity means the degree to which digitization drives sectors and firms."
Digital Transformation in Europe and the U.S.
The research reveals that there is a huge difference between various countries in Europe when it comes to digitization. "While France is operating at 12% of its digital potential, Germany is at 10% and the United Kingdom is at 17%. The report goes on to explain that: "Europe underperforms on its digital potential relative to the United States."
Digitization and Economic Growth
Going digital offers all sorts of business opportunities. And as the report points out: "Accelerating digitization could add trillions of euros to economic growth in less than a decade."
Digitization per Industry Sector
It also depends on what industry sector you are looking at. As the report highlights: "The information and communications technology (ICT) sector is at the digital frontier, closely followed by media and finance."
A Global Drive for Digitization
Part of Neopost's business strategy today is focused on accelerating growth in digital communications and we are working closely with our customers all around the world to help them accelerate digital interactions with their customers and suppliers.
A Sustainable Future for the Postal Industry
Do you know how to precisely measure your postage revenue leakage? Are your information systems smart enough to gather the right data to ensure all postage items are accounted for? And can you estimate how much money you would get back if you implemented a revenue protection plan?
More than a Million Small Companies Lacking Basic Digital Skills
This interesting article by Ben Lobel highlights the surprising lack of digital skills at a surprising number of small companies in the UK. Some 23% of all small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) still lack basic digital skills, according to the latest UK Business Digital Index. And this trend is even more...