Careers Slideshow: What Your CEO WantsBy Ericka Chickowski | Posted 05-10-2010
cited business intelligence as critical to growth via increased penetration of existing markets.
say they'll green-light a moderate increase in investment in technology infrastructure or applications.
expect a significant increase in tech investments.
will encourage moderate to significant increases in investments to realize cost efficiencies.
expect to increase capital expenditure investments.
are "very confident" about achieving revenue growth over the next 12 months, a significant increase from last year when it hovered around 20%.
of North American CEOs are somewhat or very confident about revenue growth over the next year.
of North American CEOs believe the economy will have recovered by the end of 2010.
of CEOs plan to increase headcount across the board; 25% say they're planning on a headcount reduction.
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HR dollars will focus on leadership and talent development—a boon for CIOs and senior IT leadership.
of CEOs want to increase focus and investment on managing people through change, including redefining employees' roles in the organization.
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Such changes in talent management could mean a shift in IT's reporting structures.
of CEOs expect to increase their focus on training and development.