Fast Start conversation: While doing research on my Change Management is Dead blog series I came across a Gartner 2012 CIO Agenda Executive Report. Gartner’s survey population: 2,335, global CIOs, representing more than $321 billion in corporate and public–sector IT spending.
Here is a chart from the report reveals how CIOs view social media:
Correct me if I am wrong, but CIO stands for CHIEF Information Officer? Category responses Folly, Fearful, and Flippant make up a majority, 52%, of CIO responses. Disturbing.
What are your thoughts for the organizations led by the 28% of CIOs who are Formulating?
About 10 years ago I worked with a CIO who told me the letters stand for Career Is Over. That CIO had gallows humor.
Today, with opinions Gartner collected above, their Career IS really Over.
Check out: Gartner’s 2012 CIO Agenda page that includes a video, an executive summary, and the entire report to download (no registration required).
Alternatively, this link will download the .pdf 2012 CIO Agenda Report – Key Insights direct from their site.