Resources for leaders, including advice, opinion, news and analysis to help refine their skills in order to provide direction and guidance to their employees.
Fri, March 07, 2014 - Thanks to blockbuster acquisitions such as Facebook's $19 billion purchase of WhatsApp, successful IPOs and a healthy environment for startups, the entrepreneurial spirit is alive again in the Silicon Valley.
Fri, March 07, 2014 - E-learning is a cost-effective, accessible way to boost your job skills without the hassles of 'traditional' degree programs.
Wed, March 05, 2014 - Plenty of people have engineering degrees but not many have one specific to data centers. A university in Dallas is offering what it says will be a first-of-its-kind graduate degree in data center engineering.
Wed, March 05, 2014 - As Beth Jacob's resignation from Target shows, retail CIOs are culpable for security breaches even though they might not have the resources in-house to protect the company.
Wed, March 05, 2014 - Cover Oregon was supposed to go live Oct. 1 but still isn't fully functional
Tue, March 04, 2014 - Whether you're a new IT executive who just got promoted up the ranks or a new hire entering the organization, earning the trust of your co-workers and direct reports should an important part of your strategy.
Tue, March 04, 2014 - In the Silicon Valley, techies -- blamed for gentrification and sky-high rent -- have become the recipients of nasty stares, curses, threats and even physical confrontation. So you can't blame them for trying to go incognito.
Tue, March 04, 2014 - The chief strategist for Hillary Clinton's 2008 presidential bid and the spark behind Microsoft's inspirational Super Bowl ad has been named Chief Strategy Officer in a shakeup of the company's inner circle announced today.
Mon, March 03, 2014 - The swirling rumors of the weekend proved precognizant: Monday afternoon, Microsoft head Satya Nadella confirmed that Tony Bates, Microsoft's executive vice president of business strategy and evangelism (and one-time Skype CEO) is leaving the company, as is marketing EVP Tami Reller. Both were members of Microsoft's senior leadership team.
Mon, March 03, 2014 - John Halamka, the CIO of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, doesn't let any crisis go unused as either a teachable moment, or as a chance to lead IT into new directions.
Mon, March 03, 2014 - Winners of the 2014 'Ones to Watch' awards say they're trying to reduce the distance between corporate IT and external customers.
Fri, February 28, 2014 - The hiring scene is changing for tech pros. Marketing departments are bolstering their technical ranks to help with big data, cloud, SEO, and mobile development initiatives.
Fri, February 28, 2014 - Thanks to social media, mobile marketing and data analytics, the CMO is now closer to sales revenue. CMOs are among the most important executives at a company -- and they know it and want to take the next step to the CEO's office. The good news for CIOs is that they can't do it without you.