CIOs say they’ve moved from developing systems to developing business strategy during the past five years, according to a survey of CIOs (conducted by Menlo Park, Calif.-based RHI Consulting) at 1,400 U.S. companies. CIOs now say the following about their jobs, compared with five years ago:

Have increased interaction with other departments

– 28 per cent

Do more strategic planning

– 27 per cent

Have a greater role in bottom-line results

– 25 per cent

Have expanded leadership/management roles

– 16 per cent