IT Strategy Framework

7 Steps to Business and IT Alignment

No business will ever reach the goal of “business and IT alignment”. Should this discourage you from pursuing business and IT alignment? NO! It is a worthy goal to pursue. Indeed, it is a critical one to pursue. You might never reach alignment but you can take steps to get ever closer. This requires a process. Often, we ignore the fact that business and IT alignment is a process. This process does not have a starting point nor does it have an end. It is a series of “learn and do” cycles that incrementally get towards alignment. Let me explain.

e-Book: How to Implement the Balanced Scorecard

This document provides detailed guidance on implementing the balanced scorecard (BSC). Excellent discussion for the CIO who wants to understand performance measurement and management using the Balanced Scorecard Framework.

A Framework for Managing IT

This white paper presents a framework to manage information technology efficiently and effectively. A good discussion for the CIO to follow to understand what drives IT value and how to build and deploy IT capability that creates this value.