Articles By chris curran

How CIOs can become business forecasters

How CIOs can become business forecasters

Most of the CEOs I know can handle bad news. But I don't know any that like surprises. The CIO...

May 10th, 2011 chris curran
Taking the temperature of the CEO-CIO relationship

Taking the temperature of the CEO-CIO relationship

While they are not Felix Unger and Oscar Madison, a company's CEO and CIO can at times make a fairly...

March 30th, 2010 chris curran
Does a great system make a CIO better?

Does a great system make a CIO better?

If we think of the operation of IT being a lot like that of a complete business, it is important...

January 26th, 2010 chris curran
How to improve your IT planning in 2010

How to improve your IT planning in 2010

Since we're nearing the end of the 2010 planning cycle, it's as good a time as any to review how...

December 15th, 2009 chris curran