041302: CIO versus IT Director, what’s the difference?

There have been considerable misconceptions and differing opinions even amongst the same communities as to the difference between the IT Director and the CIO “Chief Information Officer” role.  Even though definitions differ from business to business, ego to ego, and

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in General

031302: What is a department health check and why is it necessary?

During my time as a CIO, I made a point of completing an IT “health check” assessment once a year prior to making the short and long term strategic plans public. I did it to ensure that I did not

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in IT Transformation, IT Transparency

021303: Delivering Programme Transparency

Providing programme transparency (IT or otherwise) can be accomplished in a number of ways but for the most part it just boils down to one, clear open communication.   Stick to your word.  If you say you will send an update

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in IT Transparency