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Citizen Development Delivers Power to the People

Posted April 12, 2021 in Business Agility & Software Engineering Excellence, Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies Cutter Business Technology Journal
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Dave Garrett and Ian Duncan offer a robust framework from PMI regarding citizen development (CD), which aims to help companies build business apps, build capability, support CD, and scale across the organization. The authors also review the benefits of CD, with separate categories for organizations, IT, and individuals. Finally, they provide three case studies showing a problem, a solution, and an outcome from real-world CD projects.
About The Author
Dave Garrett
Dave Garrett is Chief Strategy and Growth Officer at Project Management Institute (PMI). He works across the organization to define, test, and deliver "new products that matter" to support dramatic increases in value to customers. Mr. Garrett is charged with assisting PMI to build teams that are aligned and integrated seamlessly across the organization. He is responsible for M&As and strategic sourcing partners to address the emerging new… Read More
Ian Duncan
Ian Duncan is Special Advisor to Project Management Institute (PMI) and Senior Managing Director in FTI Consulting’s Digital Science practice in EMEA (Europe, the Middle East, and Africa), where he leads research and delivery teams to develop and deploy the latest methodologies to enable organizations to deliver transformation outcomes. Mr. Duncan has spent the past 25 years working as a consultant, leading programs and guiding CEOs and IT… Read More
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