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The Real Business of Blockchain

How Leaders Can Create Value in a New Digital Age

By David Furlonger & Christophe Uzureau

Price: US$32.00 hardcover (272 pages)
ISBN: 9781633698048
Publication Date: October 15, 2019

The Connector Manager

Why Some Leaders Build Exceptional Talent - and Others Don't

By Jaime Roca and Sari Wilde

Price: US$28.00 hardcover (272 pages)
ISBN: 0593083822
Date: September 2019

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How to Monetize, Manage, and Measure Information as an Asset for Competitive Advantage

By Doug Laney

Price: US$18.27, hardcover (322 pages); US$8.99, digital format
ISBN: 978-1138090385
Date: September 2017

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Learning Analytics

Measurement Innovations to Support Employee Development

By John R. Mattox II, Mark Van Buren, Jean Martin

Price: US$32.20 (256 pages); US$31.96, digital format
ISBN: 978-0749476304
Publication Date: September 2016

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Digital to the Core

Remastering Leadership for Your Industry, Your Enterprise, and Yourself

By Mark Raskino and Graham Waller

Price: US$20.05, hardcover (240 pages); US$7.99 digital format
ISBN: 978-1-62956-073-1
Date: October 2015

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The Wolf in CIO’s Clothing

A Machiavellian Guide to Successful IT Leadership

By Tina Nunno

Price: US$19.96, hardcover (232 pages); US$7.99, digital format
ISBN: 978-1629560878
Publication Date: March 2015

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How Gamification Motivates People to Do Extraordinary Things

By Brian Burke

Price: US$17.34, hardcover (180 pages); US$9.99, digital format
ISBN: 978-1937134853
Publication Date: April 2014

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The Social Organization

How to Use Social Media to Tap the Collective Genius of Your Customers and Employees

By Anthony J. Bradley and Mark P. McDonald

Price: US$35 hardcover
ISBN: 1422172368 Harvard Business Review Press
Publication Date: October 2011

The CIO Edge

Seven Leadership Skills You Need to Drive Results

By Graham Waller, George Hallenbeck and Karen Rubenstrunk

Price: US$29.95, hardcover (256 pages)
ISBN: 978-1-4221-6637-6 Harvard Business Review Press
Publication Date: November 2010

The Real Business of IT

How CIOs Create and Communicate Value

By Richard Hunter and George Westerman

Price: US35.00, hardcover, 1st edition
ISBN: 978-1-4221-4761-4 Harvard Business Press
Publication Date:
October 2009

Mastering the Hype Cycle

How to Choose the Right Innovation at the Right Time

By Jackie Fenn and Mark Raskino

Price: US$29.95, hardcover, 1st edition (224 pages)
ISBN: 978-1-4221-2110-8 Harvard Business Press
Publication Date: October 2008

Gartner Ebooks

The Future of Decisions

How progressive leaders re-engineer data and analytics to turn decision making into a competitive advantage.

The Top Strategic Technology Trends for 2021

Highlighting the top technology trends that will drive significant disruption and opportunity over the next five to 10 years. These are the trends IT can't afford to ignore. 

Edited by Brian Burke, Research Vice President, Gartner

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The New CIO 

How to make an impact the first year on the job.

Edited by Daniel Sanchez Reina, Sr Director Analyst, Gartner

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Future-Proof the IT Workforce

Ensure that your IT organization has the right skills and competencies to successfully execute digital business strategy.

Edited by Lily Mok, VP Analyst

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Roadmap for Modernizing Business Through Technology

76% of CIOs report increased demand for new digital products or services during the pandemic, and 83% expect this demand to increase further in the upcoming years. This roadmap excerpt highlights the key stages, tasks, resources, and people required to plan and execute an effective modernization through technology initiative.

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