How to Use This Guide

This guide is intended as a vision for organizations who wish to implement citizen development systematically and strategically, thus gaining control over rogue IT efforts and harnessing the power of the large untapped pool of citizen developer potential that can be found in enterprises.

A citizen development governance model will undoubtedly vary depending on each organization’s unique structure and needs. The following should serve as both an outline of recommendations for CIOs and IT managers to customize within their own organizations, and a framework for choosing a citizen development platform to implement it.