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Creative CIOs are in demand

Despite the fact that CIOs are becoming more creative and their influence is increasing, nearly two-thirds (65 percent) believe that a skills shortage is preventing their company from keeping pace with developments.
E-3 Magazine
July 1, 2016
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The "CIO Survey 2016" sees an increase in the influence of chief information officers (CIOs).

87 percent of IT executives report directly to management. Compared to the previous year, this represents an increase of ten percent.

Those who report directly to management are also the most satisfied - nearly 90 percent describe their work as fulfilling.

"The role of CIOs is evolving in many different directions. The threat of cyberattacks, the evolution of innovation - today the challenges are more diverse than ever before"

says KPMG partner Michael Schirmbrand.

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