Chief Information Officer (CIO) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Chief Information Officer (CIO)?

Chief Information Officer (CIO) in Virginia Beach:
".MIL Township."
Pros:
Cons: Large town aspirations with a small town mentality

Chief Information Officer (CIO) in Aurora:
"A great place to work, live and play!"
Pros: The diversity!
Cons: Not sure

Chief Information Officer (CIO) in Buffalo:
"Great."
Pros: The business community
Cons: political tensions

Chief Information Officer (CIO) in Roseville:
"What are the Perks."
Build a strong team.

Chief Information Officer (CIO) in Nashville:
"Cost of living is easily manageable."
Pros: Climate, a great place to bring up my children. Still fairly easy to get around.
Cons: Salary increases are not consistent.

Chief Information Officer (CIO) in Dallas:
"A techie does not a good CIO make."
Tech skills are easy to come by and frankly not very useful for a CIO on a daily basis. Assuming you have some kind of tech schooling or more preferably, tech experience, focus on business and soft skills. You use those over 90% of the time compared to your technical skills.

Chief Information Officer (CIO) in Woodland Hills:
"Don’t sell yourself cheap!"
Set a minimum for yourself before accepting an offer from your employer and never go below that line.