The Year 2000 Problem:
Focus on the Business & People
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The Year 2000 Problem: Focus on the Business & People
Yes, the Y2K problem needs a technical fix. Yes, it could seriously disrupt your business. But for many companies, the reason they will fail to cope with this problem will be people related, not technology related. This article explores some of those issues and shows you where to focus your attention. We have identified leadership challenges, scare resources and change management as they key people issues to be coped with in solving Y2K. We have provided you with an HR audit that will help you assess your response to the people side of the problem.
The article gives some good examples of how other companies have coped with these problems and makes some broad recommendations for resolving issues....Continued