10 Signs You’re Not REALLY a Director of IT

Title inflation/mis-direction is vermicious. Like a Knid.

You don’t have a GL under your control.

You are usually the presenter.

You have to talk to faceless ‘others’ before making a decision.

You create project plans.

You draw your own diagrams.

You feel compelled to name-drop all.the.time.

You have 2 or fewer reporting to you.

Your team updates you on their decisions months after they’ve been made.

You are in permanent reaction mode.

You always introduce yourself as Director.