From the actions they are taking, it is clear that CIOs want to make a more strategic impact on their organisations. From a career perspective our survey suggests that roles that provide them with the opportunity to do this are exactly what they are looking for. This should give pause for thought to Boards and business executives - are they getting the best out of their IT leaders in terms of the contribution they can make inside and outside of the business? Equally, CIOs should consider the role they can play in proactively making this happen to give them the best opportunity for a fulfilling career.
Mark Lillie, Deloitte CIO Programme Lead, predicts what the future holds for the role of the CIO
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Responses from more than 700 CIOs and IT leaders globally.
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Less than 25% of CIOs reporting a budget decrease in 2013.
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CIO survey highlights by major global region.
IT leaders recognise the need to be an effective business partner.
CIOs seeking mix of technology expertise and business skills
CIOs recognise IT has essential role to play in driving innovation.
CIOs want to make a strategic impact on their organisations.