Oh I See! Getting CIOs to view their jobs from a different angle:

leadership and the CIO


November 20, 2012  6:38 AM

Upward delegation

Posted by: Arun Gupta
balancing strategic and operational IT, Changing role of the CIO, CIO, CIO role, leadership and the CIO, managing teams, Team management, Team management and the CIO, upward delegation

I had heard this term a long time back and then forgot about it; in those days my team was small and the activity largely technical. I wore professional pride on my sleeve proclaiming that I could solve any technical problem, well, almost any problem, within the many technology domains that I...

November 6, 2012  3:08 AM

Chief Insecure Officer? You must be joking!

Posted by: Arun Gupta
CIO, CIO branding, CIO role, Leadership, leadership and the CIO

Research Analysts from the industry keep finding excuses to put the CIO down; I have no idea which set of CIOs are on their panel or the ones they interview or poll for various reports that they publish. The data is not available to the audience who may want to challenge the conclusions. These...

September 11, 2012  3:23 AM

CIO performance metrics

Posted by: Arun Gupta
CIO, CIO and the Board, CIO as a business leader, Evolution of the CIO, Leadership, leadership and the CIO

In the last few weeks there has been a lot of publicity and visibility on the fact that CIOs are being or going to be measured on business metrics, many...

August 14, 2012  12:01 AM

A good resume

Posted by: Arun Gupta
CIO and the team, Leadership, leadership and the CIO

Recent times have seen some distinguished CEOs and leaders biting the dust literally when some untruths were discovered in their resumes, a clear case of unnecessary padding. A...

March 22, 2010  4:54 AM

Succession planning for the CIO

Posted by: Arun Gupta
CIO evolution, grooming CIOs, leadership and the CIO

Over the weekend, I was returning from a trip along with a score of other CIOs when an interesting debate started as the aircraft was taxied for take-off. In jest, a fellow CIO raised the question, “What would happen to the industry, our companies and the IT world at large, if the plane were to...


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