Stories by T. Field

New Agenda Leaves You Free to Lead

Relationship management, business partnership, sourcing strategies, visionary leadership--these are the highest priorities for CIOs trying to steer IS successfully through the sea change created by e-commerce. "IT knowledge is almost a liability," says Michael Gerrard, a Gartner Group Inc. research director focused on CIO and IS issues. "What's more important now is an ability for CIOs to develop a sense of strategy and to implement sourcing solutions."