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10 CIOs: Career Decisions I'd Do Over

Listen and learn as leading CIOs share the decisions they'd do over, from misusing outsourcing to adopting tech too early.
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Decision I wish I could do over:

Galen M. Metz, The Group Health Cooperative Of South Central Wisconsin: While I've had a good track record with people decisions, I would like a "do-over" on one or two hiring decisions. One person quit after a day because of a cultural mismatch. She came from a large, regimented organization and we represented a midsize, nimble, innovative one. She wasn't comfortable in that new environment. Our hiring process is now more extensive, and includes a look at the cultural match.

CIO profile of Galen M. Metz of The Group Health Cooperative Of South Central Wisconsin

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majenkins
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majenkins,
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1/17/2013 | 7:38:58 PM
re: 10 CIOs: Career Decisions I'd Do Over
I hope Mr. Metz doesn't eleminate someone just because they previously or currently work that isn't just like his. You can't determine the cultural match based simply on that.
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majenkins,
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1/17/2013 | 7:36:00 PM
re: 10 CIOs: Career Decisions I'd Do Over
I like what Mr. Hannah said. Isit really worth it important to become the CIO if it costs you your family?
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RNKROSE,
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5/16/2012 | 8:26:22 PM
re: 10 CIOs: Career Decisions I'd Do Over
I guess female CEO's don't make mistakes...none were interviewed.
Leo Regulus
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Leo Regulus,
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3/30/2012 | 2:24:04 PM
re: 10 CIOs: Career Decisions I'd Do Over
Really can't use this format.
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