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Category: Executive


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7 lies IT leaders should never tell

November 29, 2022

Via: CIO

There are big lies, small lies, white lies, and boldface lies. They all have one thing in common: None should ever be used by a CIO to deceive staff, customers, or management colleagues. Lying to yourself about the state of […]


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IT leaders meet the challenge to innovate frugally

November 10, 2022

Via: CIO

These are challenging economic times for enterprises, and more so for IT leaders asked to drive innovation despite budgetary constraints. “There is a huge pressure on IT budgets across organizations,” says Vijay Sethi, chairman and chief mentor at technology-based mentorship […]


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10 future trends for working with business leaders

November 4, 2022

Via: CIO

More than ever, CIOs are expected to work with other parts of their business to help create value through the use of digital technologies — but the business world is volatile, making long-term planning a challenge. As part of the […]


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CIOs rethink how they hire for hard-to-fill IT roles

November 1, 2022

Via: CIO

CIOs need to try a lot harder these days to find IT talent, particularly when it comes to the most difficult-to-fill positions. Strategies most IT leaders are deploying include offering signing bonuses and more paid time off, being open to […]


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How to prepare for your first CIO role

October 28, 2022

Via: CIO

“As a first-time CIO, there are things you’ve never done before, and conversations you’ve never had before, at this level, in this role,” recounts Sarah Cockrill, who is one year into the director of digital strategy and information technology position […]


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5 top ERP trends for 2022 — and their implications for IT leaders

October 27, 2022

Via: CIO

It wouldn’t be far-fetched to call ERP (enterprise resource planning) the brain of an organization’s IT infrastructure. After all, an ERP system streamlines, standardizes, and integrates a wide range of vital business processes across diverse business functions. Implementing an ERP […]


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7 ways to ruin you IT leadership reputation

October 26, 2022

Via: CIO

Respect is an asset every CIO seeks. Achieving a reputation for knowledge, reliability, and honesty takes time, as well as a strong personal commitment to embracing professional standards. Yet a single false move, made in haste or by a momentary […]


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The rise of the revenue-generating CIO

October 24, 2022

Via: CIO

It’s Business 101: A company exists to make money. So as a CIO, Ajay Sabhlok believes his mandate is “to figure out how to generate revenue for the company.” Sabhlok, CIO and chief data officer of security technology vendor Rubrik, […]


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What is the CIO’s role today? Redefining transformational IT leadership

October 19, 2022

Via: CIO

When your children, friends, or acquaintances, ask what you do for a living, how do you, a CIO, answer them? “I am the future of our business” sounds a bit megalomaniacal, and “I manage the technology function” does not begin […]


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The CIO as chief integration (and influence) officer

October 17, 2022

Via: CIO

IT leaders hold a powerful position at Owens Corning. CIO Steve Zerby not only has a seat at the table, but he’s driving business strategy at the manufacturing company thanks to his panoptic view of the centralized yet global organization. […]


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12 things every CIO must get done in year one

October 12, 2022

Via: CIO

Orla Daly joined Skillsoft, a maker of learning software, as CIO in March 2022 with a mandate to drive both operational efficiency and transformation from Day 1. To succeed on those objectives, Daly drew up a longer list of supporting […]


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7 signs it’s time for a new CIO job

October 4, 2022

Via: CIO

Parting may be a sweet sorrow, but it can be inevitable when a CIO detects a tell-tale sign that a quick and clean employment departure represents the best course of action. Most CIOs at one time or another have found […]


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Top 5 Considerations for a Purpose-Built Enterprise Information Management System

October 3, 2022

Via: DATAVERSITY

Data is the lifeblood of every company – even more so in the life science field, where this information is used to develop, approve, and launch new solutions to improve patient outcomes. However, correlating or connecting intelligent data points across […]


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How CIOs can help reduce supply chain anxieties

September 30, 2022

Via: CIO

Many view today’s supply chains as true marvels of modern existence — push a button and a desired object is delivered to one’s doorstep. Others see modern supply chains disrupting local economies and damaging the environment. Massively complex, interdependent, and […]


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6 tips for successfully leading software developers

September 16, 2022

Via: CIO

Developers are notoriously grumpy and unamenable to disruption. They tend to want to continue working until they arrive at a place of completion and satisfaction. That’s all well and good unless they’ve lost sight of the bigger picture. What’s an […]


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The evolving role of CFO is driven by data

August 30, 2022

Via: CIO

The role of the CFO has evolved in recent years from the person in control of the purse strings, to the trusted right hand of the CEO. Their importance was further enhanced during the pandemic as they were often required […]


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The art of delegating: 6 tips for IT leaders

August 25, 2022

Via: CIO

For some leaders, delegating is difficult. There’s a voice in your head that says, “I’ll do it myself. It will be faster. It will be right.” That voice helped you get into your current role. But it will be, eventually, […]


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IT Sustainability Think Tank: How collaboration and partnerships enable a circular economy

August 3, 2022

Via: ComputerWeekly

Sustainable practice has become a focus for many businesses following the international Paris Agreement in 2015. Almost all of the world’s largest companies now publish sustainability reports, and one-third of Europe’s public companies have pledged to reach net-zero carbon emissions […]


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IT leaders get creative to fill data science gaps

July 28, 2022

Via: CIO

For the past few years, IT leaders at a US financial services company have been struggling to hire data scientists to harness the increasing flood of incoming data that, if used properly, could improve customer experience and drive new products. […]


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7 traits of inspirational IT leaders

July 26, 2022

Via: CIO

All successful CIOs know how to instruct, motivate, energize, and even excite their teams. Yet only a relative handful of IT leaders can truly be described as inspirational figures, capable of leading their teams to goals that collegues at other […]