Whether its day one or day 501, it’s practically vital for CIOs to make a splash and prove their worth. While business executives tend to dismiss the CIO as a strategic partner, the emergence of new digital tools, the need for reliable data and a growing demand for analytics have provided CIOs ammo to prove otherwise.
While IT effectiveness is most often scrutinized, a recent McKinsey study shows there’s still hope. Respondents said when CIOs are involved in shaping company strategy, IT effectiveness is much higher, resulting in greater overall outcomes.
Author: Bob Dvorak