“Executives who can help companies navigate digital and technological change will be among the most sought-after candidates to join the corporate suite next year, according to a new report from executive recruiting firm Korn Ferry.
The firm ranks the chief innovation officer and chief digital officer posts among the top five most in-demand executive positions spanning all industries for 2015, based on a survey of Korn Ferry’s executive search consultants.
The chief innovation officer is typically responsible for finding new ways for a company to grow through innovation. The responsibilities of the chief digital officer is fast changing and range from helping companies digitize legacy applications to carrying out a social media strategy.”
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