Worthwhile Reading
How to build the next generation of IT leaders
Forward-thinking CIOs are setting up their organizations for sustained success by anticipating, articulating and developing the skills IT will need at the top in the years ahead.
CIO, August 6, 2018
Why organizations should regularly assess the KPIs they track
Key performance indicators are an essential part of data governance because they help determine the worthiness of the captured information. Data that lacks sufficient, measurable value could be misleading, and even damage a company’s reputation.
Information Management, September 21, 2018
Bridging the IT Talent Gap: Find Scarce Experts
When hiring gets tough, IT leaders get strategic. Here's how successful organizations seize the experts their competitors' only wish they could land.
Information Week, October 24, 2018
8 secrets of effective change leaders
Change doesn’t come easy. Here’s how transformational leaders inspire their organizations to take on new ways of thinking and working in the digital era.
CIO, July 31, 2018
Make the Leap from IT 'Pro' to IT 'Manager'
Follow these four steps and you can better position yourself for a management role by shifting from a technology-first to a business-first perspective.
Information Week, July 5, 2018
Vendors could be the weakest link in many cyber defense strategies
The growing frequency and intensity of cyberattacks, combined with new data privacy and security regulations, has made cybersecurity a top priority for most organizations.
Information Management, September 6, 2018
Protecting against data threats posed by departing employees
Countless formal and informal studies show that most employees retain at least some company data when they leave a job.
Information Management, September 4, 2018
The Flexible IT Team, Its Strengths and Flaws
IT teams no longer subsist on full-time employees alone; they also include contract and freelance talent. The combination of skills helps round out an IT team. However, sometimes contingent and full-time employees don't get along.
Information Week, July 5, 2018
The biggest issues CIOs face today
From security management to seeking out innovative technologies, CIOs are straddling operational and transformational roles to deliver new wins while keeping IT humming.
CIO, July 11,2018
How to get a failing project back on track
While each project is unique and subjected to its own specific risks, there are some universals to heed when it comes to recovering a failing project.
CIO, April 12, 2018