“Communication,” “business acumen,” and “relationship building” are all familiar entries on every “Top IT Executive Skills” list ever written. While these attributes continue to be important, in our current climate of risk, innovation and IT opportunity, they are just a drop in the bucket. The modern IT executive must be capable of so much more.
In this newly updated presentation, Martha Heller, an IT executive recruiter and author of The CIO Paradox and Be the Business: CIOs in the New Era of IT presents a list of new skills critical to every senior IT professional today. Drawing on personal interviews with hundreds of successful CIOs, Heller offers case studies, anecdotes, advice and impressions to arm attendees with the skills they need to lead their companies into the future.