“I find that in technology men are more conflict-averse than women.” – Robin Abrams, Director, HCL Technologies
“Don’t look for a mentor who is the same as you, because all you’ll do is violently agree with each other.” – Tina Sands, CIO, Cadent Gas
The number of financial executives planning to invest in new technology to meet financial reporting requirements, according to KPMG survey.
“The idea of shadow IT is obsolete. There is no longer a boundary between what is and what isn’t related to IT.” – Denis Zerr, SVP, Information Technologies & Services, CHI
“One of my key roles is to build the right teams and provide them with the air cover that allows us to experiment, fail fast, flourish, and continue to learn.” – Stuart Page, Director of Systems and Product, BBC
“Leadership is about helping others to find the potential in themselves, and then removing the roadblocks that get in the way of helping them to develop that promise, because that’s really what is going to drive results and growth for a company” – Titina Ott Adams, Senior VP, Customer Operations, HM Health Solutions, a division of Highmark Health
“Make sure your external team feels that they are on the team. Direct communication and recognition are both extremely important.” - Pankaj Patra, VP of IT, Brinker International
“Helping people adapt to new processes is still the hardest part of IT.” - Bill VanCuren, SVP & CIO, NCR Corporation