How poor IT Financial Management (accountability) set your business and CIO up for failure

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If you owned an airline company would you accept that when you asked how many passengers that had been transported, which distances where the most profitable, how many tickets sold and at what price and if  time tables and destination where kept as promised and the amount of gas consumed the reply that the planes had been kept in the air and that any constraints would hamper creativity (innovation).

This is however the case for most businesses where the IT department on the premise that they “keep the lights on” should not be held accountable neither for cost nor delivery and IT Financial management is a bean counting mentality (when I spoke to a friend in a top 3 audit firm in regards of this phenomena he told me that whenever a client told him the to keep records of his business was a bean counting mentality he would by…

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How poor IT Financial Management (accountability) set your business and CIO up for failure

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