I thought you might be interested in a new CIO Executive Counsel survey published by CIO.com. I know the CIOs in our group struggle with managing their time and staff resources.
According to this survey’s findings, this is especially hard for all CIOs. More than half of IT leaders are currently transforming business processes, but 80% want to be strategic leaders. Below are key findings from the survey.
The Biggest Barriers to a Business-Focused CIO Role
Developing leadership depth among the IT staff 53% Finding time to shift focus away from IT operations 38% Building credibility with business stakeholders 34% Stabilizing IT operations and performance 33% Gaining time to shift focus away from process and system issues 33% Having sufficient knowledge of business and market strategy 30%