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Critical Success Factors for Effective IT Leadership

@inproceedings{Kaufeld2009CriticalSF,
  title={Critical Success Factors for Effective IT Leadership},
  author={Natja von Urff Kaufeld and Vimbayi Chari and David Freeme and Rhodes},
  year={2009}
}
  • Natja von Urff Kaufeld, Vimbayi Chari, +1 author Rhodes
  • Published 2009
  • The growth of the Information Technology (IT) industry has placed unique challenges on IT professionals. In addition to this, the explosive growth of IT has created many expectations in numerous organisations for IT to be the one-stop solution and miracle ‘saviour’ to any business problem. This has increased the pressure on IT professionals and executives to deliver on often unrealistic expectations and promises. A proposition is put forward by McKeen and Smith (2003:295) who state that despite… CONTINUE READING

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