This collection of articles by IT industry experts explores the challenges IT professionals face when moving from a technical into a managerial role. The authors look at the skills required to scale the career ladder, the opportunities for training and development and how to progress from a first job in IT to CIO. Each article ends with a range of current resources and recommendations including blogs, books and websites.
Table of Contents
1 Do we need a softer side?
2 Equipping IT leaders
3 New manager to great manager
4 Understanding business
5 Training a new generation of leaders
6 Moving to the top – becoming CIO
7 Will you need a CIO by 2020?
8 What the CIO can learn from teenagers
9 Leading virtual teams
10 The State of