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CIO-Plus or CIO-Minus?

Straight Talk Featured Blogger Peter High’s CIO-Plus series in Forbes explores the trend of CIOs who are taking on more C-level titles. “Most CIOs wear many hats,” says High. “The good news is, those hats are getting more strategic.” In some cases, however, an all-out digital strategy means that the CIO is out and another senior executives takes on responsibilities for all things digital, including managing the IT organization.

Take, for example, Nordstrom. In the span of two weeks in January 2017, the retailer’s CIO and CTO announced their departures. T replace them, reported...Read more