For this assignment,
complete a 3-5 page summary based on your readings in The
Adventures of an IT Leader.
As you read the chapters, think about pertinent issues and the
relationship of these factors to situation outcomes. As you prepare your
paper, respond to the following questions:
- How much time and effort should
an information technology (IT) department devote to scanning for and
analyzing emerging technologies?
- What are your responses to
Bernie Ruben’s three questions in taking action on the blog issue at IVK:
- What if anything should we do
about this blog entry?
- What should be our general
policy about blogging based on inside information from within the
- What should be our process for
spotting emerging technologies and analyzing them to see how they might
be relevant to use for better or worse?
- Which of the three proposed
processes should IVK sue for enforcing infrastructure technology
standards? Recommend and justify.
- Is IT standardization and
innovation (or flexibility) in conflict in an organization like IVK?
- What do you think of the kid’s
toolkit approach to management?
Academic writing standards and APA style guidelines, citing
references as appropriate.