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What Does It Take for an IT Pro to Become a CIO?

IT pros with an eye on the C-suite must understand how tech can transform the business and increase shareholder value. They also need to develop these 10 skills. Read More >


CIOs Are Confident Their Staff Can Meet Challenges

With tech departments now expected to make valuable contributions to business strategies while continuing to satisfy nuts-and-bolts operational IT needs, CIOs and other tech leaders expressed considerable confidence in their staff's ability to successfully tackle these challenges, according to a recent survey from TEKsystems. The resulting midyear "Reality Check" report indicates that both tech... Read More >


Résumés: What You Must—and Must Not—Include

Job seekers in the digital age face good news/bad news prospects when it comes to résumés. The good news? It's easier than ever to send a résumé, as nine out of 10 are now posted online or sent via email, up from 22 percent in 2000. The bad news? Hirers now spend an average of only five to seven seconds looking at these documents. The upshot: You need to make a good... Read More >


Why Business Transformations Fail

While most organizations are undergoing some kind of business transformation, relatively few global executives think they're getting sustainable value from these initiatives, according to a recent survey from KPMG. The resulting "KPMG Transformational Survey" series of reports indicate that legacy technology creates a significant roadblock. In fact, transformation efforts that begin with a... Read More >


How to Really, Truly 'Think Outside the Box'

What is "the box"? And why would you want to think outside it? Here's why—and how. Read More >


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