Managing and implementing information technology is becoming the cornerstone of successful management. The Power of IT can be an effective tool to help business managers participate more effectively when making decisions about automation issues in their organization. Using familiar examples and easily understood models to illustrate complex issues, author Timothy Braithwaite gives non-technical business managers the means to communicate confidently with individuals and companies regarding information technology. In addition, The Power of IT enables business managers to better evaluate the quality awareness and practices of potential providers of information technology. Important topics also include: Removing much of the confusion and intimidation about information technology for non-technical managers; Gaining an understanding of the highly complex world of today's rapidly evolving technology; Implementing the author's model to put technology projects on the path to success and positively affect overall productivity adnd profitability.