Worthwhile Reading
The art of delegating: 6 tips for IT leaders

Letting go of vital tasks can be challenging. But CIOs can free themselves up to tackle higher-level issues and build stronger teams by viewing delegation as a key leadership skill to develop.
CIO, August 25, 2022

For IT, showing you’re productive matters now more than ever

Many companies turned to productivity monitoring software during the pandemic to keep track of workers. The IT department won't escape a closer look either.
Computerworld, October 19, 2022

How a Marketing Tool is Becoming the Healthcare Industry’s Security Nightmare

Advocate Aurora Health is only one of many health systems to disclose a PHI (protected health information) leak related to use of "tracking pixels."
Information Week, October 28, 2022

The new CIO playbook: 7 tips for success from day one

Making the transition to the top IT leadership post can be an overwhelming leap for many. Setting yourself up for success begins with listening.
CIO, July 21, 2022

10 Creative Ways to Slice IT Costs

How can IT leaders cut costs when inflation spikes the price of everything? Here are some innovative ideas that might help with overstrained IT budgets -- without giving up the very things they need to operate.
Information Week, August 10, 2022

Why more than half of IT leaders may be looking for new jobs

Two new surveys indicate that more than half of IT decision makers and leaders are job hunting because they lack a voice in the C-suite, see few training and advancement opportunities and feel pressures from a lack of IT staffers to meet growing tech needs.
Computerworld, October 25, 2022

How to Boost IT Team Creativity

Creativity turns fresh and imaginative concepts into reality. A creative technology team innovates to open opportunities and resolve challenges.
Information Week, July 19, 2022

Q&A: How employee monitoring can sometimes do more harm than good

There may be valid reasons for monitoring workers — to improve workplace safety, for instance, or safeguard against dangerous behavior. But workplace surveillance can also become invasive and break the trust between employer and employee, according to a new study.
Computerworld, August 15, 2022

What is the 9-box talent review? A matrix for identifying top performers

The 9-box talent review grid is a popular HR tool used to measure employee performance and to identify employees with leadership potential.
CIO, April 15, 2022