IT Leadership

IT Leadership | News, how-tos, features, reviews, and videos

lies that people tell themselves pinocchio liar lying by malerapaso getty
video conferencing / remote work

digital transformation binary change agile growth

10 reasons why digital transformations fail

Culture shock, competing priorities, resistance to change and talent deficits — if you’ve encountered any of the following issues, you may want to re-evaluate your digital transformation.

man looking under bed hiding looking for something uncovered by artem peretiatko getty

7 innovative ways to find scarce IT talent

Few are available, yet many are needed. A shortage of qualified specialists is forcing IT leaders to try alternative ways of finding skilled experts in a variety of fields.

crowd blur people walking conference group diverse crowd

Your guide to top tech conferences 2020

CIO.com's directory of technology conferences makes it easy to find events coming to a convention center near you and those worth traveling to.

obnoxious man smug bully  binary worst boss by phaustov and legarto films getty

10 steps to becoming a horrible IT boss

Good-bye, IT peers; hello, power to abuse at your whim

climb ladder businesswoman career

Career roadmap: Cloud engineer

The shift to the cloud has been so pervasive that it has left a lot of companies with a skills gap they are struggling to fill with professionals who have cloud experience. That makes it a great time to be a cloud engineer.

dandelion growth harvest season thriving thrive survive n the digital age by peggy choucair pixabay

Seeking opportunity in crisis, boards uphold digital growth agendas

Determined to find opportunity in the COVID aftermath, boards are leaning in with more management support in addition to their usual strategic oversight. Navigating the post-pandemic world will amplify IT leadership in agility and...

trim the fat scales reduce weight loss reduction by ronit shakedvia unsplash

11 ways to cut hidden fat from your IT budget

As the economy takes a turn and IT budget forecasts slip downward, it’s time to tighten up your technical stack — before the CFO comes calling.

Virtual connections between a distributed network of teams.

CIOs offer strategies for engaging an entirely mobile workforce

Working from home has been a success operationally, but it has strained people, processes and technology. CIOs discuss the opportunity to make each better in the days to come.

sad angry unhappy frustrated hands holding sign andre hunter 350301 unsplash

4 tips for getting the business to stop hating IT

Long seen as back-office problem solvers and the department of ‘no,’ IT still has an image problem with business executives and users alike. Here’s how to fix it.

CIO Covid 19 Alastair Sharman, chief digital officer at Mater
video

How Mater is navigating the COVID-19 crisis

Alastair Sharman, chief digital officer at Mater discusses how the healthcare service provider is dealing with the pandemic.

certificate / gold seal certification

ITIL certification guide: Costs, requirements, levels and paths

ITIL 4 is IT’s go-to framework for delivering IT services. From ITIL Foundation to ITIL Master, here’s everything you need to know about the latest ITIL certifications.

Covid19 Series: Interview with Charter Hall
video

How Charter Hall is working through the COVID-19 crisis

Sheridan Ware, chief information and technology officer at Charter Hall speaks to CIO Australia about how the property investment organisation is navigating the pandemic.

OKAY hand sign amid COVID-19 coronovirus morphology

Remote work tests CIOs' soft skills amid coronavirus crisis

From virtual office hours to Yam Jams and WFH Slack sessions, CIOs are doing everything they can to keep their teams connected during a pandemic that has driven them, physically, apart.

hand holding smartphone with spiral staircase nautilus shell infinity by simon marsault via unsplash

Does digital transformation ever end?

The digital journey may be rife with timelines and launch dates, but the overall goal is much loftier: To develop an organization that is more responsive to change — not as an event but as an ongoing reality.

Mike Wright, Global CIO, McKinsey & Co.

Creating a data-driven business at McKinsey & Co.

Mike Wright, Global CIO, is turning knowledge into value at the global management consulting firm.

resume template job application recruit stack of paper by zhazhin sergey getty

Tech Resume Library: 15 downloadable templates for IT pros

A well-crafted resume will attract recruiters, HR pros and hiring managers, but getting it just right is a daunting task. To jump start the process, Insider Pro has assembled this collection of real resumes revamped by professional...

women in it programmer devops reflection monitor glasses by angelos michalopoulos unsplash

Fitting ITSM into a devops world

IT service management (ITSM) has been around for a long time. While ITSM and ITIL have been updated over the years, how do they stack up against Gen Z approaches like devops?

Zoom video conferencing  >  One user connected via laptop showing a grid of remote participants.

5 tips for running a successful virtual meeting

Running an online meeting can be as easy as running an in-person meeting if you follow a few simple steps. Here are five tips for taking your meetings online without missing a beat.

Load More