A new CIO's 100-day plan When you start a new job as CIO, you have to quickly get up to speed on the make-up of your team, the organization's top priorities, and the current condition of the IT department's balance sheet. Above all, you have to figure out how to build some early momentum. This episode of Sanity Savers for IT executives shares a 100-day plan that proved successful for one newly appointed CIO.