One of the top priorities of a CIO is to articulate a vision for how technology can support and transform the company. There's no way to achieve that without effective communication. This episode of Sanity Savers for IT executives provides three useful tips for CIOs to build the kind of effective communication that will enable them to succeed in IT's corner office:
- Establish solid lines of communication with internal leaders in the organization
- Have a vision for how IT can be a catalyst for the company's most important goals
- Become an effective storyteller to explain how IT can transform the business
Take a look at the TechRepublic article that inspired this episode:
Jason Hiner is Editor in Chief of TechRepublic and Long Form Editor of ZDNet. He writes about the people, products, and ideas changing how we live and work in the 21st century. He's co-author of the book, Follow the Geeks.