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2017 CEO Survey: CIOs Must Master These Leadership Traits That CEOs Want

Published: 06 April 2017

ID: G00326829

Analyst(s): Mark Raskino , Graham Waller , Bard Papegaaij


The 2017 Gartner CEO and Senior Business Executive Survey unveiled the leadership mindsets and behaviors most needed to enable digital progress. Progressive CIOs should seize this opportunity to hone and model the new traits CEOs seek in leaders.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • CEOs' need for digital open-mindedness empowers CIOs to step up and exemplify this thinking
  • CEOs' requirement for digital entrepreneurship pressures CIOs to reinvent their personal brand
  • CIOs must foster four scaling behaviors to fulfill CEOs' thirst for digital business growth

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