TITLE

Can the IS executive really join top management?

AUTHOR(S)
Atkins, William
PUB. DATE
November 1989
SOURCE
Financial Executive;Nov/Dec89, Vol. 5 Issue 6, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article examines the role of the information system (IS) executive and the career advancement potential of the IS executive position. The discussion mentions: the IS executive's responsibilities in terms of working with the corporate management team; the traditional functions and structure of the organization; the managers involved in the function of strategic planning; the measurement of the IS manager's contribution to the organization's performance; the challenges that the IS executive has to overcome to become a member of the management team; and a sports analogy that focuses on an organizational playbook for IS managers.
ACCESSION #
14825958

 

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