Category Archives: Strategy

Facing (and Embracing) Strategic Risks – Deloitte CFO – WSJ

Great insights in this article about strategic risks.  The article is written for the CFO but the concepts apply to any business leader.  CIOs need to take note and understand how they can contribute to facing and embracing strategic risks.

Source: Facing (and Embracing) Strategic Risks – Deloitte CFO – WSJ

How Microsoft CIO Jim DuBois (& TBM Council Director) changed the IT operating model

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Microsoft’s CIO says he and his team think in terms of service offerings and end-to-end business processes, rather than projects and applications, and that helped the company adopt a new IT operating model.

Source: How Microsoft CIO Jim DuBois (& TBM Council Director) changed the IT operating model

User Experience, Talent and Analytics among CIO Priorities for 2016 – The CIO Report – WSJ

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Predicting the future is fun, but this year we were more interested in actual business plans. We asked CIOs to share their top priorities for 2016.

Source: User Experience, Talent and Analytics among CIO Priorities for 2016 – The CIO Report – WSJ

6 strategic projects any business can implement in 2016 | CIO

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To define business objectives, most large organizations host strategic planning sessions to set roadmaps to allocate budgets and resources for specific projects in the new year. Here are six strategic projects any business, regardless of size, should plan to implement in 2016.

Source: 6 strategic projects any business can implement in 2016 | CIO