Tag Archives: Leadership

Creating a Customer Centric IT Organization Chart

The IT organization chart is much more than the IT organization structure or the IT operating model it symbolizes it is also a communication tool. The IT organization chart is an expression of the CIO’s values and orientation as the … Continue reading

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IT Governance and the LMS – Who Owns Your LMS

IT Governance and the LMS – Who Owns Your LMS continues an explanation of IT Governance using a scenario involving an LMS. That scenario was presented in the first post IT Governance and the LMS – Principles of IT Governance. … Continue reading

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IT Governance and the LMS – Principles of IT Governance

IT Governance and the LMS is an attempt to explain IT governance operationally as it relates to any application using the LMS as an example. So although this post will substitute the ‘any application’ with the LMS, readers should be … Continue reading

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Definition of IT Governance: What Many Colleges Get Wrong

The definition of IT Governance still has many college CIO’s confused leading to dysfunctional IT governance models and poor results. That is based on a recent college CIO discussion on IT governance that revealed many CIO’s are more focused on … Continue reading

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Mind Mapping the 2012 Horizon Report Findings

Mind mapping the 2012 Horizon Report by the New Media Consortium (NMC) was the only way to make sense from the 2012 Higher Education Edition of the Horizon Report. By mind mapping the Key Trends, Challenges and Technology to Watch as … Continue reading

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Rising Student Debt and College Tuition Infographic

Rising student debt and the cost of college tuition is a growing issue illustrated by this infographic. Awareness of the rising cost of college tuition and student debt is quickly becoming a national issue ever since President Obama drew attention … Continue reading

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CIO Ability to be a Strategic CIO is Strong

The majority of CIO’s (84%) ranked their own ability to be a strategic CIO as being better than other CIO’s ability to be a strategic CIO. That’s according the LinkedIn poll on the question of Are You A Strategic CIO … Continue reading

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President Obama Continues Hammering on College Tuition

President Obama followed up his State of the Union address and his hammering on college tuition in a speech at the University of Michigan earlier this week. President Obama’s focus on college tuition is admirable but the language he is … Continue reading

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Take Our Daughters and Sons To Work Day

Take Our Daughters and Sons To Work Day® is one of my favorite events for CIO’s to support in the workplace to demonstrate their leadership. The official Take Our Daughters and Sons To Work Day®, which is Thursday, April 26, 2012, … Continue reading

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Bad Behaviors Negate Good Leadership Traits

Understanding the leadership traits of CIO’s that fail, or any leader that fails, may be more important than understanding the leadership traits of those that succeed. So it comes as no surprise that you’ll find coaching training program in London … Continue reading

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