According to Gartner, a trusted ally represents the highest level of CIO influence in the enterprise today, yet they represent only 23% of CIOs.
This Gartner Report provides recommendations for CIOs to:
- Transition from business partner to trusted ally and strategic leader
- Free up time spent on day-to-day management of IT in order to spend more time on strategy
- Invest time in building better relationships with other C-level executives
- Measure and communicate business impact as a C-level leader
Gartner From Partner to Trusted Ally – How to Stay Relevant as a CIO | Alvaro Mello, Lee Weldon | Published: 23 May 2017
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