One thing that is becoming clear in our increasingly digitalised world is that Chief Information Officers (CIOs) need to adopt a more strategic approach in driving innovation in their organisations if they are to keep up with the rapid pace of change. But in seeking to reinvent their IT infrastructure from top to bottom to make it relevant to the digital era, CIOs run into a range of cultural, technological and process hurdles. Here are some of the common hurdles and ways to overcome them. A lack of vision and coordination across the business Digital technology affects every aspect of the organisation, from logistics to HR and financials, and from production to sales, marketing and customer experience. Yet, many businesses have thus far, not successfully aligned their functions ...read more...