Executive Management School: CIO Workshop

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This 4-day executive training course will teach you to think like an executive business strategist so that you can more effectively use your I.T. resources to create significant business value for your company.

The coursework merges relevant academic learning with practical and real-world applications to provide participants with the tools and knowledge to be successful in the constantly evolving and highly political business world.

This four-day course covers the following topics:

  • Historical trends and forces behind the ascendancy of the modern corporate CIO—this gives you a roadmap for the career progression of a competitive large corporation CIO.
  • The 5-step IT Alignment process: This teaches you a proven process for using I.T. resources to create strategic business value for your company.
  • Building the business case when ROI isn’t enough: the importance, and how-to’s of getting credible monetary valuations of the intangible benefits: a key step to getting large strategic projects funded.
  • The principles of leadership and how the CIO uses them to strengthen the IT business value creation process.
  • What every CIO needs to know about corporate political communications and importance of building corporate political capital for the CIO.

A comparative analysis of the four different strategies for effective I.T. Governance—so you can create a hybrid solution that will be most effective for you and your company.

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Do you have five or more people interested in attending this course? Do you want to tailor it to meet your company's exact requirements? If you'd like to do either of these, we can bring this course to your company's office. You could even save up to 50% on the cost of sending delegates to a public course.

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Our Tailored Learning Offering

If you want to run this course at a location convenient to you or if you want a completely customised learning solution, we can help.

We produce learning solutions that are completely unique to your business. We'll guide you through the whole process, from the initial consultancy to evaluating the success of the full learning experience. Our learning specialists ensure you get the maximum return on your training investment.


We can offer any of our public courses delivered at your office or we can devise completely tailored solutions:

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Why us

We have a combined experience of over 60 years providing learning solutions to the world’s major organisations and are privileged to have contributed to their success. We view our clients as partners and focus on understanding the needs of each organisation we work with to tailor learning solutions to specific requirements.

We are proud of our record of customer satisfaction. Here is why you should choose us to help you achieve your goals and accelerate your career:

  • Quality – our clients consistently rate our performance ‘excellent’ or ‘outstanding’. Our average overall score awarded to us by our clients is nine out of ten.
  • Track record – we have delivered training solutions for 95% of worlds’ top 100 banks and have trained over 250,000 professionals.
  • Knowledge – our 150 strong team of industry specialist trainers are world leading financial leaders and commentators, ensuring our knowledge base is second to none.
  • Reliability – if we promise it, we deliver it. We have delivered over 20,000 events both in person and online, using simultaneous translation to delegates from over 180 countries.
  • Recognition – we are accredited by the British Accreditation Council and the CPD Certification Service. In an independent review by Feefo we scored 96% on service and 95% on product