This insider look at succeeding as a CTO and technology professional is written by C-Level executives (CEOs, CFOs, CTOs, CMOs) from the world’s leading companies. Each executive shares their knowledge on how to get an edge in business, from managing your technology resources to continuing to learn in your field to understanding other areas in your company better (such as marketing, finance, operations, hr). Pulling from every book, report and journal published by Aspatore Books, also covered are over 250 specific, proven innovative strategies and methodologies practiced by leading executives and technology professionals that have helped them gain an edge. This report is designed to give you insight into the leading executives of the world, and assist you in developing additional "special skills" that can help you be even more successful as a technology professional. Also included in this report is a special section written by Mark Minevich, former CTO of IBM, on the job responsibilities and resources a CTO needs to be successful. WRITTEN BY C-LEVEL EXECUTIVES FROM COMPANIES AT: Advanced Fibre Communications, American Express, American Standard Companies, AmeriVest Properties, AT Kearney, AT&T Wireless, Bank of America, Barclays, BDO Seidman, BearingPoint (Formerly KPMG Consulting), BEA Systems, Best Buy, BMC Software, Boeing, Booz-Allen Hamilton, Corning, Countrywide, Credit Suisse First Boston, Deutsche Bank, Drake Beam Morin, Duke Energy, Ernst & Young, FedEx, First Consulting Group, Ford Motor Co., Frost & Sullivan, General Electric, IBM, Interpublic Group, KPMG, LandAmerica, Mack-Cali Realty Corporation, Merrill Lynch, Micron Technology, Milliman & Robertson, Novell, Office Depot, On Semiconductor, Oxford Health, PeopleSoft, Perot Systems, Prudential, Salomon Smith Barney, Staples, Tellabs, The Coca-Cola Company, Unilever, Verizon, VoiceStream Wireless, Webster Financial Corporation, Weil, Gotshal & Manges, Yahoo!