5 CTO Patterns vs. 4 CIO Archetypes
The 2007 survey of CIOs by CIO Magazine created a similar set of classifications for that position. In many ways, their results line up very well with the 5 Patterns of the CTO.
4 Archetypes of the CIO
- Business Leader. Priorities are aligning IT and business goals.
- Operational Expert. Primary mission is to cut costs.
- Innovator. Focus on ITs ability to drive new business initiatives.
- Turnaround Specialist. Risk-taking agent of change.
Read the CIO archetype profiles at: http://www.cio.com/state/