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The CIO’s First 100 Days Series Summary in Forbes

This summary page provides access to the multi-part CIO’s First 100 Days series in Forbes
The CIO’s First 100 Days series in Forbes explores what the CIOs at some of the world’s most recognizable firms did, and what they could have done differently at the onset of their tenure.

CIO-Plus Series Summary in Forbes

This summary page provides access to the multi-part CIO-Plus series in Forbes
The CIO-Plus series in Forbes explores the trend of CIOs who are taking on more C-level titles. Most CIOs where many hats. The good news is, those hats are getting more strategic.

Forbes Board-Level CIO Series: Introduction

CIOs Should be Included on Companies’ Boards
The first article in the series: Board-Level CIO in Forbes, discusses why CIOs traditionally have not been invited to boards, and why the future looks brighter in this respect.

Beyond CIO Series Summary in Forbes

This page is the hub to the ongoing Beyond CIO series in Forbes
The most talented IT executives are advancing beyond CIO to take on the very top leadership positions of companies. In this new series, Peter High profiles examples of this promising trend for current IT leaders.

Google’s CIO Bucks IT Trends To Stimulate Innovation, article in Forbes

Peter High speaks with the firm’s CIO
As the CIO of an organization that personifies innovation, Ben Fried understands the importance of infrastructure derived innovation.

Best Technology Stories of 2013, article in Forbes

Best Technology Stories of 2013
Peter High discusses his favorite tech stories from the year.

Lessons From The Businesswoman With The Largest IT Job in Financial Services, article in Forbes

The Future of IT Leadership
Cathy Bessant, Global Technology and Operations executive at Bank of America, discusses World Class IT principle one, People, and principle four, IT & Business Partnerships, with Metis Strategy. She describes her approach to grooming future leaders, the way in which she sees IT woven into the broader organization at Bank of America, as well as the benefits of involvement in diverse board work.

Five Steps To Programmable Retail Forbes

Technological frontiers in retail
Think Big Factory’s CEO outlines five ways in which retailers can leverage technology to improve their top line.

Million Dollar CIOs Forbes

The top paid CIOs
A number of CIOs are earning upwards of a million dollars annually.

Gartner: Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends For 2014, article in Forbes

Gartner: Top 10 Tech Trends for 2014
Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2014 as discussed at Gartner Symposium/ ITxpo 2013