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5 high-profile digital transformation fails


Despite huge investment approximately 70% of digital transformations fail. Here are a few examples of high-profile digital transformation and ERP project fails

Quality Assurance

Traditional Quality Assurance vs Digital Assurance


In today's increasingly digital and highly competitive marketplace, organisations need to ensure their products and services meet high standards and customer expectations. Here's why Digital Assurance is better suited to a modern environment.

The Ugly Truth About Why 70% of Digital Transformations Fail

The ugly truth about why 70% of digital transformations fail


Unfortunately, a huge proportion of technology projects fail to meet their desired outcome - in quality, time and/ or costs, with only about 30% of all digital transformations achieving success on all three dimensions.

What is an assurance professional

What is an assurance professional and why does my organisation need one?


Across the globe, industries are experiencing a wave of digitalisation and accelerated change. These professionals are the steady hand that help steer your project away from the rocks.

The growing demand for digital assurance professionals


We're witnessing a burgeoning need for world-class digital assurance, so organisations can take a forward-thinking approach to safeguard the outcomes of key projects and decisions. 

Why digital assurance is critical for your 2022 projects


As industries and governments continue to increase digitisation, expanded data volumes and increasing computer and network speeds force us to reevaluate the basics of digital transformations.

The Agile certification governments want assurance reviewers to have


Agile assurance accreditation is what leading assurance advocates increasingly want assurance reviewers to have, with the agility to support modern programs in digital environments and a fresh perspective on projects.

'Project Management Survey 2020'


For the past three years KPMG and the Australian Institute of Project Management (AIPM) have conducted a joint survey, with over 550 Australian project management professionals, to identify the issues and trends in project management in Australia. While 2020 has been a year like no other and has seen project delivery face unprecedented challenges, the 2020 Annual AIPM/KPMG Project Management Survey provides a more positive outlook than we may have originally thought, with an ever increasing demand for project management skills.

What's the future of online learning?


As the world’s universities redesign for online delivery and Silicon Valley moves aggressively into the education space, here is what to know when choosing courses for yourself or your business. Online education has boomed in 2020. Not only did schools, tertiary and professional education move to remote learning in March – but millions of individuals and businesses used online courses to upskill, reskill and frankly, off-ramp employees.

Assurance is most effective when...'it's early and often'


The state’s Audit Office made the recommendation in an insights report that reveals “many technology projects currently do not hit their deadlines, stay within budget, or achieve their objectives”. The Queensland government's chief customer and digital officer...said a “government enterprise architecture position”, smaller investments and continuous delivery assurance could go some way to solving these issues.