Gartner Research

CIO New Year's Resolutions, 2015

Published: 09 January 2015

ID: G00269465

Analyst(s): John Mahoney , Mark Raskino

Summary

2015 is the year for CIOs and their IT organizations to elevate, educate and innovate beyond the core agenda. This research offers ideas that CIOs can apply to achieve superior results.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges

Introduction

Analysis

  • Elevate Yourself and Your IT Organization
    • Redesign Your Business on a Blank Sheet of Paper
    • Create a Fantasy Acquisition List
    • Name Your Crown Jewel System
    • Develop Your Digital Executive Presence
  • Educate the Whole Enterprise to Think Digital
    • Develop 360-Degree Technology Business Education
    • Rediscover and Copy Management Lessons From Deep IT History
    • Hire and Advance Storytellers
    • Organize War Games of Catastrophic Scenarios
  • Innovate the Way You Make Digital Progress
    • Open Up Your Data Assets
    • Explore and Exploit the Maker Movement
    • Personally Get in Touch With Newer and Emerging Technologies

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