9781422146606

Adventures of an It Leader

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  • ISBN13:

    9781422146606

  • ISBN10:

    142214660X

  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 3/24/2009
  • Publisher: Perseus Distribution Services

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Summary

Becoming an effective IT manager presents a host of challenges--from anticipating emerging technology to managing relationships with vendors, employees, and other managers. A good IT manager must also be a strong business leader.

Table of Contents

Our Hero Called to Adventure
The New CIO
CIO Challenges
CIO Leadership
The Long Road of IT Trials
The Cost of IT
The Value of IT
Project Management
The Runaway Project
The Management Ordeal
IT Priorities
Governance
Crisis Management
Damage Control
The Hero's Breakthrough
Communication
Emerging Technology
Vendor Partnering
Managing Talent
Standardization and Innovation
Managing Risk
The Hero Finds New Freedom
Looking Forward
Epilogue Ways of Using This Book Information Technology (IT) Acronyms
Acknowledgements
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