Stories by Brendan Mcgowan

How IT leaders can define and drive IT innovation

While innovation is a goal of most organizations, many IT leaders are hard-pressed to define what innovation is. The CIO Executive Council outlines four essential principles for IT leaders to keep in mind as they develop or hone their strategies.

Written by Brendan Mcgowan18 Nov. 16 01:00

IT leaders must move fast (and decisively) to land tech talent

IT leaders says recruiting and retaining tech talent is of high importance. However, the vast majority are ill-prepared to fill open positions, according to the CIO Executive Council’s 2016 IT Talent Assessment Survey.

Written by Brendan Mcgowan31 March 16 04:25

CIOs say mentoring works, classes don’t

A survey of 200 CIOs finds that most well-meaning efforts at IT leadership development aren’t very successful.

Written by Brendan Mcgowan03 Sept. 13 06:33