Tag Archives: Leadership

Jean-Michel Ares Moves Beyond CIO To Group Head Of Technology And Operations at BMO Financial Group

Jean-Michel Ares Moves Beyond CIO To Group Head Of Technology And Operations at BMO Financial Group
Peter High discusses the role and responsibilities of Jean-Michel Ares as a “Beyond CIO” in charge of Technology & Operations as well as his rise to the role & his view on IT’s role in revenue augmentation.

One Of The First Board-Level CIOs Shares Insights From 14 Years Worth Of Experience

One Of The First Board-Level CIOs Shares Insights From 14 Years Worth Of Experience
Peter High discusses the unique journey of Gregor Bailar as one of the pioneers in Board-level CIOs. Bailar provides his advise and insight into the future of CIOs on Boards and how aspiring CIOs can rise to the task.

IT Learns to Trumpet Its Contributions to the Business, article on CIO

IT Learns to Trumpet Its Contributions to the Business
Peter High discusses the importance of CIOs being able to market IT’s value to the business, a key insight from his latest book Implementing World Class IT Strategy: How IT Can Drive Organizational Innovation

Developing an IT Mission Statement, article in CIO Journal

Developing an IT Mission Statement
Peter High discusses the importance of crafting a mission statement to guide an IT organization, a key insight from his latest book Implementing World Class IT Strategy: How IT Can Drive Organizational Innovation

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.

Forbes IT Influencers Series: Andi Karaboutis, VP and Global CIO of Dell

Andi Karaboutis, Vice President & Global CIO of Dell
Andi Karaboutis discusses with Peter High the unique intricacies of being the CIO of a technology company as well as the advantages of fostering an external customer-centric mentality and the value of close collaborations between the organizations of the CIO and the CMO.

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 The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Michael Lucas

The CIO’s First 100 Days: Michael Lucas
Michael Lucas, Global CIO of Hogan Lovells discusses the planning and preparation to take on the first Global CIO position in the organization’s history.

Becky Blalock’s Big Dare, by Peter High in CIO Insight Article

Becky Blalock discusses her book “DARE” and her experiences over her experienced career
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, spoke with Becky Blalock about her latest book DARE, mentoring, the difference between leading and managing, and what she learned from one of the biggest disasters in her tenure as a CIO.

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.