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100% online

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Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines

Flexible deadlines

Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Hours to complete

Approx. 22 hours to complete

Suggested: 3 hours/week...
Available languages

English

Subtitles: English

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

Week
1
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

Introduction

Start here!...
Reading
1 video (Total 2 min), 8 readings
Video1 video
Reading8 readings
Welcome!10m
About the Course10m
Syllabus10m
Suggested Readings10m
Slides10m
Extra Material10m
About Evaluations10m
Discussion with the authors10m
Week
2
Hours to complete
1 hour to complete

IT and the CIO in the Digital World

There is a gap between what we observed about IT in companies and what is actually needed. Some best practice examples will be given. ...
Reading
7 videos (Total 28 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Video7 videos
Three Big Challenges for the IT Department Today 3m
The IT Department Is a Business in Itself3m
The CIO: Where Do We Stand Today?3m
The CIO Is a Business Manager6m
The CIO Sits at the Table of the Managers3m
The Five Different Roles of the CIO2m
Reading1 reading
Welcome to Module 2!10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
IT and the CIO in the Digital World30m
Week
3
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

Steer the Balance Sheet

The first new role of the CIO in the digital world is to manage both the P&L and the balance sheet to position IT as a business partner....
Reading
7 videos (Total 30 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Video7 videos
Every IT Should Have a Strategic Plan5m
Measure How Much IT Can Spend With the Income Statement4m
Determine Timeframes With the Balance Sheet2m
Understand the System Dynamics6m
Manage Uncertainty6m
Key Takeaways2m
Reading1 reading
Welcome to Module 3!10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Steer the Balance Sheet30m
Week
4
Hours to complete
3 hours to complete

Market and Sell Products

Being a business partner starts with deciding what IT sells and what IT does not sell. ...
Reading
7 videos (Total 30 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Video7 videos
The Architecture to Manage Tensions Ahead of Time3m
Manage the Clients' Expectations10m
Product and Service Offer2m
The Catalogue to Overcome Tensions About Products4m
Showcase Even on Small Stuff4m
Key Takeaways1m
Reading1 reading
Welcome to Module 4!10m
Quiz1 practice exercise
Market and Sell Products30m

Instructors

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Antoine Gourévitch

Senior Partner and Managing Director at The Boston Consulting Group
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Vanessa Lyon

Partner and Managing Director at The Boston Consulting Group
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Eric Baudson

Managing Director at The Boston Consulting Group

About CentraleSupélec

CentraleSupélec is the result of the merger of the Ecole Centrale Paris and the Supélec. The collaboration between the two Colleges of engineering begun in 1969 with the introduction of the joint competitive entrance exam. Since 2009, the Ecole Centrale Paris and Supélec have continually strengthened their partnerships and collaborations with the aim of encompassing the whole of their activities (engineering education, research and post graduate programs) and confirmed their shared values of excellence, innovation, entrepreneurship, internationalization and leadership. Today CentraleSupélec aims to become a reference in the field of engineering and systems sciences and a leading engineering College in the area of higher education and research, ranked amongst the best institutions in the world. ...

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