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Finding Your True IT Transformation
November/December 2009 (vol. 11 no. 6)
pp. 37-41
Peter Kraynak, Info724
If you want to transform your business and cause a dramatic improvement for the enterprise, you'll need to start by truly transforming your IT life cycle. It's easy to believe that IT is truly reinventing itself by hiring new people, installing new tools, or preaching a new methodology. However, providing transformational leadership starts with the leadership itself along with the development of the three core competencies of strategy, solutions, and implementation. Your job in IT leadership is to develop all three competencies in your organization by cultivating the necessary skills and techniques, and then to cause each of them to happen continuously and concurrently. When these changes become the organization's new habits, you're on the path to true transformation.

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Index Terms:
Strategic planning, enterprise level transformation, IT transformation, strategy, ROI, technology leadership, management, process improvement, project management
Citation:
Peter Kraynak, "Finding Your True IT Transformation," IT Professional, vol. 11, no. 6, pp. 37-41, Nov.-Dec. 2009, doi:10.1109/MITP.2009.119
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