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Should CIOs Aspire to the Chief Digital Officer Role?

Published: 28 April 2014

ID: G00260052

Analyst(s): Ken McGee , Dave Aron


Becoming the chief digital officer is not the CIO's birthright, nor is it right for every CIO. However, CIOs should consider it, as it will likely be a powerful, influential and interesting role during the next five to 10 years.

Table Of Contents


  • Acquiring the Skills
  • Stepping Up to the CDO Challenge

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