John Edwards

John Edwards

Contributing writer

John Edwards is a veteran business technology journalist. His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington Post, and numerous business and technology publications.

Articles by John Edwards

7 ways to elevate your CIO role
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7 ways to elevate your CIO role

CIOs have long been viewed by many colleagues as second-string executives. Now is the time for IT leaders to expand their role, and to assert their unique vision and value.
April 11, 2022
7 traits of indispensable IT leaders
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7 traits of indispensable IT leaders

Irreplaceable IT leaders share several common characteristics. Acquiring these traits can put you on the fast track to long-term career success.
March 23, 2022
7 ways to win over a new IT team
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7 ways to win over a new IT team

You’re ready to meet your new staff. But are they ready for you? From assessment to execution, here’s how to set yourself up for long-term success from the get-go.
March 1, 2022
6 ways to restructure IT for maximum productivity
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6 ways to restructure IT for maximum productivity

From shifting operating models to favoring a more cross-functional approach to collaboration, CIOs are improving IT productivity by rethinking how IT gets work done.
February 15, 2022
8 enterprise cloud strategy trends for 2022
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8 enterprise cloud strategy trends for 2022

Cloud adopters are shifting tactics to take advantage of fresh concepts and approaches. Here’s what you can expect to see this year.
January 25, 2022
8 top priorities for CIOs in 2022
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8 top priorities for CIOs in 2022

2022 promises to be both exciting and challenging for IT leaders. To get the most value from IT in the year ahead, tech chiefs should focus on the following key initiatives.
January 18, 2022
7 enterprise architecture mistakes to avoid
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7 enterprise architecture mistakes to avoid

Disruptive times require resilient, forward-looking enterprise architecture. Don’t let a faulty framework ruin your organization’s ability to meet current and future objectives.
December 23, 2021
7 digital disruption myths
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7 digital disruption myths

Myths play an important role in history and culture, yet when it comes to digital disruption, believing in fables can be both destructive and career crippling.
December 7, 2021