Moving to the cloud creates numerous opportunities to start working in a new way and it empowers the workforce to better collaborate and innovate. But it’s also a big change. Sometimes the success of the change hinges not on the change itself, but on how it’s managed. This course will help people managers to understand some of the key challenges associated with cloud adoption, and provide them with a verified in-the-field framework that will assist them in supporting their teams on the change journey. By addressing the human factor of moving to the cloud, organizations increase their chances of realizing business objectives and investing in their future talent.
About this Course
We help millions of organizations empower their employees, serve their customers, and build what’s next for their businesses with innovative technology created in—and for—the cloud. Our products are engineered for security, reliability, and scalability, running the full stack from infrastructure to applications to devices and hardware. Our teams are dedicated to helping customers apply our technologies to create success.
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TOP REVIEWS FROM MANAGING CHANGE WHEN MOVING TO GOOGLE CLOUD
Provided a good high level overview of areas related to business change although over simplified and some key areas missing (e.g. benefits realisation).
Good overview with a focus on people. Didn't get into some of the other areas of the Google Cloud Adoption Framework.
It was a nice learning curve for me and I can say proudly that I am Google Certified. Thank You Coursera :)
Short and simple course to understand basics about managing change when moving to cloud.
About the Organizational Change and Culture for Adopting Google Cloud Specialization
Understanding organizational adoption of Google Cloud. This series of courses starts with the basics of digital transformation and Google Cloud and then builds on that knowledge to understand the culture and change management that organizations use to benefit from Google Cloud.
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