CDAP – What Your Business Need in this Ever-Changing World of Technology

Technology is constantly evolving. What businesses needs is a strategy that will allow them to cope with the changes. What they need is CDAP or the Canada Digital Adoption Program. It is a program created to aid businesses incorporate the latest in technology in order for their businesses to survive change and succeed over competition.

Businesses will greatly benefit from this; however, one of the things that hold these businesses back is the amount of money that they are going to shell out. Well, that is no longer a problem as the Canadian government offers grants to those businesses who want to take a hold of the program. The government is going to cover 90% of the whole amount. 

How Does it Work?

Now that you are interested in the CDAP program, you must know how it works, to give you an idea, read on and learn.

  1. The first thing that takes place once you get the program is that your business will be assessed and during assessment is the start of your application process. You must answer questions regarding your business standing when it comes to technology. Digital advisors are in charge of the assessment. 
  2. After that, the next process is the creation of the digital plan which is based according to the challenges that your business is facing and the goals that you have set for your business. The program is created based on the information that you have given and they will create a map that you are going to implement on your business with the help of the advisors.
  3. The next step is the implementation. The Canada Digital Adoption Program will run the system and the digital advisors will check if the program is running smoothly. They will also train you or the ones behind the business on how to use the program and see if there are any problems that have to be fixed along the way.

As a business owner, you yourself are aware of the challenges that your business might face. It is best to find a solution as early as possible rather than trying to solve the issue when you are already experiencing the problem.  It is better to be proactive than to just wait and see your business going down the drain. As long as a solution is available, it is wise to grab it. 

The good thing about the digital program is that, you will be guided through, you do not get the program and let it run your business. You will be taught how to use it and see how it can work for your business. CDAP will indeed be your partner in bringing your business to the success it deserves. 


Ivy Skye Marshall: Ivy, a social justice reporter, covers human rights issues, social movements, and stories of community resilience.