Pearlson (2016) said that information resources may be used to gain a strategic advantage even if that advantage is fleeting

Pearlson (2016) said that information resources may be used to gain a strategic advantage even if that advantage is fleeting. When information systems are chosen as the tool to outpace a firm’s competitors, executives should be aware of the many risks that may surface. Some of these risks include the lists below. Please pick two out of this list and describe what they are and their effects.

  1. Awakening a sleeping giant.
  2. Demonstrating bad timing.
  3. Implementing IS poorly.
  4. Failing to deliver what users want.
  5. Running out of the laws