One of the most complex issues CIOs face? Trying to meet the organization’s goals without placing too much burden on the staff, says Adam Buckley, who talks about being “the bearer of bad news.”
From prioritizing work on a daily and weekly basis to knowing when to ignore email, Sue Schade offers useful tips on how to more effectively manage your time.
When multiple big projects overlap, sometimes it can be attributed to a tactical plan to save resources. And sometimes it was a case of pulling on a loose thread, says CIO Jonathan Goldberg.
Despite the hurdles that always seem to stand in the way, the large majority of CIOs achieved their biggest goals in 2016, and have set their sights higher for next year, according to our SnapSurvey.
The biggest challenge for today’s CIOs? Working with the business department to prioritize needs “when the demand is so great,” and getting the biggest bang from investments, says Deanna Wise.