Why Read This
Business leaders target globalization to deliver performance that spans geographic and organizational boundaries. What globalization means for CIOs is not simple — they have to help their firms deliver optimized global performance while meeting local needs and responding to constant business change — all while helping keep business innovation alive and well. Making this happen requires CIOs to handle the global-local matrix through key global functions, connect global capabilities and local needs, use technologies that enable both integration and agility, and employ communication to create and maintain trust.
Tags: Business & IT Alignment, Innovation, Innovation Networks, IT Communications, IT Management, IT Organization, IT Shared Services, IT's Role in Innovation, Organizational Design & Change Management, Sourcing & Procurement, Strategy, Planning, & Governance of IT, Technology Product Strategies, Vendor Management