Boost Return on Investment

Sheehy, Barry
July 2006
Leadership Excellence Essentials;Jul2006, Vol. 23 Issue 7, p20
This article offers suggestions in improving a company's return on investment in technology. Most investments in technology fail to deliver high value. Cause of this failure in technology investment is indicated. Leaders usually lack the tools needed in managing technology investments. Steps to improve management of investments are given.


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