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A Practical Approach to Strategic Thinking for CIOs
- How to surface your own leadership mental models and fine-tune them for success
- How to use strategic questions to guide the daily behavior of your team and yourself
- How to use strategic questions to resolve conflict and create collaboration
What should a CIO do when there is no corporate strategic plan, or when a plan exists but doesn't provide clear guidance? What should a CIO do when strategies exist, but aren't accomplished amid the flood of urgent priorities and changing issues of the day? The answer for many may be "strategic thinking." Strategic thinking provides mental models, frameworks and tools that can help CIOs when the enterprise's direction is unclear. It can also help them better focus, execute and adapt in times of great change and uncertainty.