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Tuesday, August 18, 2009 14:08 PM

FedEx CIO Rob Carter: "Never Be a Victim"

It's no secret that business executives still largely feel that their IT executives aren't strategic or business-savvy enough to make a real difference. Plenty of IT leaders take offense to that--and right....

Wednesday, August 05, 2009 19:08 PM

Tech Jobs and the Blame Game

Rob Preston at InformationWeek.com tells a rather hysterical story about a recent IT grad suing her school for not helping her find a job. Preston writes: "Trina Thompson, who graduated in April from Mo....

Tuesday, August 04, 2009 15:08 PM

Jerks in the IT Workplace

Ever had a jerk for a boss? Ever feel like their attitude leads to bad decisions? Tom Davenport, chair of IT and management at Babson College and co-author of Competing on Analytics, takes a look at jerk....

Monday, July 27, 2009 09:07 AM

The State of Federal IT

Tony Kontzer has a nice roundup of some recent developments in the cloud computing world, some of which have a direct tie-in to the government sector. Interesting timing, since we're ramping up on a feat....

Monday, July 13, 2009 10:07 AM

How Does Behavior Affect IT Leadership?

My colleague Eileen Feretic, editor of Baseline, is up with a great post on a book that I think should spark some new thinking among IT execs. That book, Emotional Intelligence 2.0, released in June, is ....

Thursday, July 02, 2009 13:07 PM

Employed or Unemployed: Who Would You Hire?

For those of you who are hiring--I'm guessing there are a few out there--do you lean toward those IT pros who already have a job, or those that are currently unemployed? Columbia Business School Professo....

Monday, June 29, 2009 11:06 AM

The Recession-Era CIO

A few months ago, I asked in a blog post whether the recession poses chaos or opportunity for CIOs. Peter Whatnell, CIO of Sunoco and president of the Society for Information Management (SIM), sees a lit....

Monday, June 22, 2009 12:06 PM

Communication Tips for IT Leaders

Leadership coach John Baldoni is up with a timely take on the way leaders communicate, using presidents Barack Obama and Franklin Roosevelt as cases in point. "Explanation is a key attribute of leadershi....

Thursday, June 18, 2009 10:06 AM

Key Questions for IT Execs

Art Langer, a Columbia University academic and CIO insider, is up with his latest analysis of the state of the CIO role. In it, he poses some crucial questions CIOs need to ask of themselves. The questio....

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 10:06 AM

Outsourcing: A Windfall for U.S. IT Pros?

No topic has ignited the ire of U.S. IT workers (both employed and unemployed) than workforce issues like H-1B visa hires and outsourcing overall. For all of you who think outsourcing is the American Ene....

Wednesday, June 10, 2009 10:06 AM

The Case Against Telecommuting

An exec makes his case against telecommuting: "But if someone in the Missoula, Mont., office wants to work from home without a very good reason, I have a simple answer: No. And if we're hiring, we prefer t....

Wednesday, June 03, 2009 16:06 PM

More on the CIO's Demise

Following up on my earlier post about the potential death of the CIO, I put the question to Dr. Jeanne Ross, director of the Center for Information Systems Research at MIT Sloan. Her take: CIOs aren't go....

Wednesday, June 03, 2009 11:06 AM

The Death of the CIO--Again

Is it me, or does the debate over the death of the CIO never end? I haven't been covering IT management since the "CIO" first came on the scene, but it seems that since that time, the CIOs' demise has be....

Wednesday, May 27, 2009 10:05 AM

Problems and Promise of Staffing in a Recession

by Tony Kontzer One thing CIOs can agree on today: IT recruitment bears no resemblance to any hiring market that's existed in recent years. With so many IT professionals looking for work, IT staffs runnin....

Wednesday, May 13, 2009 10:05 AM

A CIO's Strategy for Recession-Era Staffing

by Tony Kontzer Amid the gloomy reports we all read daily about the state of the economy, it's easy to forget that a big part of a CIO's job is making sure the IT organization is ready to pounce on any op....

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