When an organization applies this same goal to its entire business, it can transform itself.

Skills vs. competencies – What is needed?

In order to take advantage of the DevOps transformational wave, organizations must determine how their existing skills and competencies align to their future goals.

These areas will require an updated set of abilities, attitudes, and critical thinking.

Skills focus on the abilities a person needs to perform a specific task or activity.

Competencies, however, take skills to the next level by translating them into behaviors that demonstrate what has been mastered.

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