If you're applying for any job, it should be no surprise that it's vitally important to have as many of the listed required skills as possible.
In this post, I would like to elaborate a little on that fundamental idea. The post was inspired by this article from www.forbes.com:
Of course, as you would expect from Forbes, the content is useful in and of itself. But for the purpose of this article, take a closer look at the list of skills:
Considering this is a CIO (Chief Information Officer) role, do you see anything about Technology yet?
The list continues...
4. Strategic thinking for data use
5. The ability to connect skills to business needs
6. Experience in a commercial market
8. Emotional intelligence
9. Strategic planning...