Unlike the typical IT oriented hard skills or software skills experience, this class outlines a philosophy of how to look at the world of IT and the company.
The underlying topic, and the instruction provided, is designed to broaden your way of thinking and expand your management perspective.
This enhanced view of IT, and your company in general, has the potential to significantly improve your current work performance, get you noticed by those above you organizationally, and accelerate your upward professional growth.
Class Topics include:
Thinking like a CIO
Why think like a CIO
Knowledge gathered - Things to look for
Insights Gained - On management and leadership
Changes in Perspective - Based on Knowledge and insights
Actionable Items- You can accelerate your professional success
State of the CIO
Effect of IT Megatrends on the CIO
Old and New Competitors
New Business Alliances
The view from the top
IT / Business Partnership
Understanding Your Clients' Characteristics
Being Proactive vs. Reactive
Strategic thinking and planning
A widened understanding of how to view IT and its effect on your future career
Actionable steps that you can use today to accelerate your professional success tomorrow