The Role of the CIO -- Enabler and Visionary

In his new book, Straight to the Top: Becoming a World-Class CIO, author Gregory Smith provides a course of action for would-be CIOs. In this excerpt from his book, Smith discusses the role of the CIO as enabler and visionary.

by / August 10, 2006
[Reprinted with permission of John Wiley & Sons Inc." Greg Smith, Straight To The Top: Becoming a World-Class CIO, 2006.]

So, you've made it to a top IT executive position or have transitioned into another company as an experienced CIO. The CIO role is one of the most demanding jobs in any company and one that usually touches most every employee in one form or another. CIOs today must have a solid resum
Gregory Smith Special to Public CIO