Tag Archives: Strategic alignment

New Role Needed: Business Information Officer, article in InformationWeek

New Role Needed: Business Information Officer in InformationWeek
Rather than take responsibilities away from the CIO, companies should create this new position to help the CIO cement strategic relationships with other divisions

High Tech CEOs Ponder the Strategic CIO, article in The Heller Report

High Tech CEOs Ponder the Strategic CIO
Guest blog by Peter High, President of Metis Strategy on his new book Implementing World Class IT Strategy

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 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.

IT Leader or IT Manager? How to Be the Best of Both, featuring Peter High in CIO Magazine Article

Peter High featured in Rich Hein’s Article in CIO Magazine on how to be a successful IT leader and manager
Peter High, President of Metis Strategy, spoke with Rich Hein as a feature in the latter’s CIO Magazine article on the traits of successful IT leaders and IT managers that can be leveraged to make for a successful IT executive with the capabilities of both.

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Stuart McGuigan

The CIO’s First 100 Days: Johnson & Johnson
Stuart McGuigan, VP and CIO, focused on integrating lessons from his past stints as CIO with Johnson & Johnson’s fiercely open culture.

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.

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.

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Patty Hatter

The CIO’s First 100 Days: McAfee
Patty Hatter’s dual role as an operations executive and CIO allows her unique insight into managing IT.

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Kim Stevenson

The CIO’s First 100 Days: Intel
Kim Stevenson works hard to ensure that more is expected of IT at Intel