How CIOs should use Twitter:19 tips for business leaders using Twitter

How CIOs and other business leaders should use Twitter to build a network, increase their profile and further their careers

So why should you use Twitter? As with all social media networks, it is important for a digital leader to be visible on the digital tools that colleagues, employees and peers use.

Consider Twitter an opportunity to build your personal brand, and in turn to develop a richer network of contacts. Twitter is also a good source of information on both people and industry.

And, finally, it is a great place from which to promote your views and influence industry trends - but only if you do it right. You can find some examples of those who are Tweeting well in our list: top UK CIOs to follow on Twitter.