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Becoming a More Business Relevant Executive

An online course for CIO professional development

We have designed this do-it-yourself online course to give you some key insights and powerful knowledge that will help you become more business relevant. It can be completed at your own pace. This material has helped many CIOs and other senior I.T. professionals considerably improve their ability to contribute in very meaningful ways as a valued business partner with the other senior business executives in their company.

To get started, we recommend you complete each of the following steps in order. The order is important because each step builds on the insights and knowledge imparted in the steps before it.


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Introduction to this short course on how to become more business relevant
This is a short video introduction to this online course on “Becoming a More Business Relevant Executive”


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"How a CEO selects, organizes, and manages his senior leadership team"
This is a video lecture that will help you see your company and its senior leadership team from your CEO’s point of view. After all, what could be more business relevant in your company than seeing things from your CEO’s perspective?



Quiz

This quiz will help to ensure you absorbed the key learning points from the lecture and also help to reinforce and make this practical in your daily activities.

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IT Themes and Trends
This video is a popular lecture that helps you set realistic expectations about what is necessary to become a competitive business-relevant CIO.



Quiz

This quiz will help to ensure you absorbed the key learning points from the lecture and also help to reinforce and make this practical in your daily activities.

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Becoming More Influential in the Senior Corporate Business Environment

Do this ten-lesson online course
This is a tried-and-true very popular online series of ten short lessons to help you develop the insights and skills necessary to communicate more influentially in the executive business discussions of the CXOs in your company.

ROI Analysis

An old but still useful video lecture on how to come up with valuable credible business estimates of the real ROI for large expensive I.T. initiatives when the primary benefits of the project are intangible benefits.

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take the online quiz on the above video
This quiz will help to ensure you absorbed the key learning points from the lecture and also help to reinforce and make this practical in your daily activities.

Once you complete this short five step course, we will postal mail you a certificate of completion suitable for framing.