8 Step IT Strategic Planning & Governance Process
This presentation will provide you with an understanding of the IT Strategic Planning & Governance creation processes, disciplines and tools
This presentation will provide you with an understanding of the IT Strategic Planning & Governance creation processes, disciplines and tools so you can answer the following key questions:
- What is IT strategy all about?
- What does it mean to me and my organization?
- What should I do?
- How should I do it?
- When should I do it?
- How does it fit with the overall college/university strategy?
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Last week, we focused on productivity and its impact on IT Value. This week, we will take a look at customer satisfaction and its impact on IT Value
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