Articles By Dr. Marianne Broadbent

How business orientation shapes IT governance

How business orientation shapes IT governance

Enterprises vary in how they compete and how they are organized. Their business governance gives the context for IT governance...

December 31st, 2003 Dr. Marianne Broadbent
Winds of change: Evolution vs. revolution

Winds of change: Evolution vs. revolution

Revolution is when you jump to the next generation. Cut-over takes place quickly and on a large scale: the entire...

November 30th, 2003 Dr. Marianne Broadbent
Risky business for CIOs

Risky business for CIOs

CIOs have learned to handle business continuity, information security, and project management. Many have learned to continually raise the bar...

October 26th, 2003 Dr. Marianne Broadbent
Keys to effective security

Keys to effective security

Security is a process, not a state. CIOs need to ensure that their enterprise has the right balance between security...

July 1st, 2003 Dr. Marianne Broadbent
Six Characteristics of Effective Governance

Six Characteristics of Effective Governance

Last month's column argued that effective IT governance means making thoughtful decisions about the three major components of governance. •...

April 30th, 2003 Dr. Marianne Broadbent
Understanding IT Governance

Understanding IT Governance

T governance is a hot topic, though no one seems to be sure exactly what it is or how to...

March 31st, 2003 Dr. Marianne Broadbent
Stakeholders Matter

Stakeholders Matter

Managing the growing number and diversity of IS stakeholders is a demanding leadership challenge for CIOs. IS stakeholders now include...

February 28th, 2003 Dr. Marianne Broadbent
Leading High-performance IS Teams

Leading High-performance IS Teams

The CIO role is demanding, unforgiving and highly visible. It combines visionary thinking with operational efficiency and effective resource management....

January 31st, 2003 Dr. Marianne Broadbent
Getting Priorities Straight

Getting Priorities Straight

"We have too many good ideas to choose from each quarter," Maynard Webb, President of eBay Technologies, told us recently....

December 31st, 2002 Dr. Marianne Broadbent
Get Shareholder Credit for Your IT

Get Shareholder Credit for Your IT

Every $1 invested in computers yields between $5 and $17 in stock market value. Whereas, $1 invested in property, plant...

November 30th, 2002 Dr. Marianne Broadbent