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The Change Making CIO

Ricoh sponsored research shows that technology is evolving more quickly than the internal processes that support it and more than 1/3 of business leaders worry their organisation will not be able to keep up with technology and they will lose competitive edge.

So in its latest sponsored study conducted by Coleman Parkes, Ricoh sets out to determine how ready organisations are for the future. It also asks how well equipped are CIOs to drive the change required inside their organisation? And how empowered are they to ensure their organisation is successfully meeting the challenges ahead while maintaining competitiveness?

The study was conducted during May and June 2013 by Coleman Parkes Research. The online survey consisted of 735 senior business and IT decision makers across 8 vertical sectors, education, legal, utilities/energy, healthcare, public sector, retail, manufacturing and financial services sectors. Participating respondents were from the UK, Ireland, France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Belgium, the Nordics (Sweden, Finland, Norway and Denmark), Switzerland and Russia.

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