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Featuring CIO: Roles, Skills and Soft Skills

Cano, Carmen and Fernandez-Sanz, Luis and Misra, Sanjay (2013) Featuring CIO: Roles, Skills and Soft Skills. International Journal of Human Capital and Information Technology Professionals, 4 (1). pp. 22-33.

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This paper describes how the CIO (Chief Information Officer) position appears as a key role in the organizations and the requirements for candidates. The authors compare the requirements presented in different studies to know what are the most important skills for a successful performance as a CIO. They stress the importance of non technical skills as key factors for professional performance. The authors have compared soft skills for CIO or equivalent positions and other professional profiles like programmers or analysts using data taken from thousands of job ads. An overview of the most valuable skills (especially soft skills) for CIOS is presented

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Chief Information Officer (CIO), Chief Information Officer Roles, Professional Profiles, Requirements, Soft Skills
Subjects: Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA75 Electronic computers. Computer science
Q Science > QA Mathematics > QA76 Computer software
Divisions: Faculty of Engineering, Science and Mathematics > School of Electronics and Computer Science
Depositing User: Mrs Patricia Nwokealisi
Date Deposited: 24 Mar 2014 16:52
Last Modified: 24 Mar 2014 16:52

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