Today's technical workforce is being asked to adopt new technologies, tools, and processes at an unprecedented rate. These changes are being implemented in order to improve the speed and quality of critical decisions, to address the increasing technical complexity of accessing reserves, and to allow fewer experts to support a greater number projects. Examples include Real-Time Operations technologies, Advanced Collaboration Environments, Directional Drilling Tools, 3D Visualization Technologies, and Real-Time Production Reporting.

This paper provides a summary of the key challenges associated with implementing and sustaining technology adoption within today's bustling energy organizations. The paper also provides an overview of key considerations regarding change leadership, generational differences, and typically-encountered resource issues. Best practices are highlighted and examples are provided.

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