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5 Fatal Pitfalls for New CIOs

Avoid these common mistakes made by incoming CIOs.

Experts: Jenny Beresford, John MacDorman, Kelly Calhoun Williams

Transitioning into a new CIO or other leadership role can be one of the most stressful, yet rewarding, career milestones for an individual. A new leader joining the business is also a disruptive event for an organization and its people. Getting transitions right is critical.

CIOs starting in a new role have around 100 days in which they can set themselves up for success. Learn to recognize the five common mistakes made by incoming CIOs so you can emerge a stronger and more effective leader. 

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