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Five New Year’s Resolutions For CIOs

Five New Year’s Resolutions For CIOs
Peter High discusses the five key trends in 2015 for CIOs to drive value contributions to the organization.

The best business books of 2014 for CIOs

The best business books of 2014 for CIOs
Kenny MacIver discusses the best business books of 2014 for CIOs – a list that includes President of Metis Strategy, Peter High’s, latest book Implementing World Class IT Strategy

COO Manages Strategic Initiatives, Costs and Tech

COO Manages Strategic Initiatives, Costs and Tech
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, spoke with Barry Perkins, COO for UK General Insurance & Shared Services at Zurich, about his journey, rising through the IT ranks to become a top level executive and his advice and thoughts for those looking to follow a similar path to success.

3 Tips for Creating an Innovative IT Department

3 Tips for Creating an Innovative IT Department
Rob Stott highlights 3 tips for creating innovative IT departments from Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, during High’s keynote address at the 2014 ASAE Technology Conference & Expo.

Keeping Conversations with Divisional Heads Focused on Strategy, Not Tactics, article on CIO

Keeping Conversations with Divisional Heads Focused on Strategy, Not Tactics
Peter High discusses the importance of personal meetings or liaison type roles like the Business Information Officer (BIO) to foster communication on a strategic level and drive technology innovation.

Why Companies Should Start Celebrating Millennials

Why Companies Should Start Celebrating Millennials
Chris Davis, Manager at Metis Strategy, discusses the need for companies to start celebrating, appreciating and highlighting the potential opportunities to be gained from the “next-generation customer”: The Millennial

Six Characteristics Of Strategic CIOs

Six Characteristics Of Strategic CIOs
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy discusses key characteristics of some of the most successful strategic CIOs and how excelling in these areas enable them to position their organizations as strategic partners to the enterprise.

Six Steps To a High-Performing IT Department, Webinar xMatters & CIO

Six Steps To a High-Performing IT Department 11-13-2014What sets high-functioning IT organizations apart from the rest? That’s something every IT leader wants to know. After all, we live in a highly competitive business climate and IT performance can be the difference between success and failure. To conquer the challenge, we need to be informed and […]

Forrester’s Top Emerging Technologies To Watch: Now Through 2020

Forrester’s Top Emerging Technologies To Watch: Now Through 2020
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy discusses Forrester’s picks for the top emerging technologies to watch from now through 2020 across 4 major categories.

CIO Innovation Budgets Are Increasing

CIO Innovation Budgets Are Increasing
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy discusses the growing trend of increasing Innovation budgets for IT executives and IT’s increasing capabilities to do more with less.