Worthwhile Reading
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
Tech Trends: Top 8 Priorities for IT
Survey data from The Hackett Group show how IT leaders are supporting the business side of their organizations.
Information Week, April 3, 2018
10 surprising uses for analytics in healthcare
Everyone is in on the analytics game, but not every organization has something to show for its efforts. Many providers are learning the hard way that implementing pricey tools doesn’t pay off unless there’s a clear plan to utilize insights in an impactful way. However, there are some that have cracked the code, and these leading organizations are using analytics to make a difference on a daily basis.
Information Management, August 28, 2018
6 most-dreaded IT projects
Patching old systems, migrating email to the cloud, unsupported compliance mandates, and ERP upgrades are some of the jobs IT pros dread most.
CIO, June 25, 2018
Leadership: How to Succeed as a New Manager
You've spent your career learning about IT -- network troubleshooting, programming languages, and data management. But now they want you to manage a team of people. Here are a few tips to get you started on your new journey.
Information Week, April 4, 2018
Don’t Get Side-Tracked by Flashy Metrics, Success is in the People
Defining KPIs can be a whole different ballpark when you're in public sector IT. But even if you're not, the takeaway from these stories can easily be applied to the private sector: Focus on the impact, the people -- the customers -- and success will follow.
Information Week, May 22, 2018
11 keys to a successful outsourcing relationship
Strategic outsourcing is a two-way street. Here’s how to increase your likelihood of getting the best from your IT service providers.
CIO, June 13, 2018