Bold Advice for IT Leaders: Avoid Quiet Servitude

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Bold Advice for IT Leaders: Avoid Quiet Servitude

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Posted October 7, 2010 in Business Technology & Digital Transformation Strategies


"Every IT leadership institute I have ever been to has drilled into me that we serve the business." So said a CIO to me recently with a both mildly defiant yet puzzled look. She was not quite appreciating my advice to be bold and dare to lead, yes, the business. Why not take the perspective of the CEO? Or the majority shareholder?