Dan Roberts

Dan Roberts

Contributing writer

Dan Roberts is the CEO of Ouellette & Associates Consulting, host of the CIO Whisperers podcast, and author of numerous books, including "Unleashing the Power of IT" and "Confessions of a Successful CIO."

Articles by Dan Roberts

Veteran CIO Neal Sample: All architecture is wrong
The CIO Whisperers

Veteran CIO Neal Sample: All architecture is wrong

The business executive, technologist, and former champion debater explains why you should go where the data takes you and how to avoid getting too invested in your ideas.
May 12, 2022
Secrets of future-ready tech leaders
The CIO Whisperers

Secrets of future-ready tech leaders

Learn how business-driven CIOs are updating their leadership playbooks for the future of work.
April 21, 2022
Q&A: Building a future-ready IT workforce
The CIO Whisperers

Q&A: Building a future-ready IT workforce

To gain first-mover advantage, optimize your talent strategy with last-mile training on the skills of mass disruption, says Will Markow, vice president of applied research and talent at Emsi Burning Glass.
March 17, 2022
5 questions with Johnson & Johnson’s Jim Swanson
The CIO Whisperers

5 questions with Johnson & Johnson’s Jim Swanson

Learn how this top CIO is leveraging a platform operating model and focusing on building a diverse, tech-centric culture to accelerate the digital health ecosystem.
October 14, 2021
5 questions with Dow’s Melanie Kalmar
The CIO Whisperers

5 questions with Dow’s Melanie Kalmar

Learn how this top CIO drives real business value through IT and how she fosters innovation at the 125-year-old company.
September 30, 2021
5 questions with CIO-turned-CEO Ted Colbert
The CIO Whisperers

5 questions with CIO-turned-CEO Ted Colbert

The Boeing Global Services president and CEO shares the leadership wisdom he lives by and why it’s not IT’s job to give the business what it wants.
September 15, 2021
Leveling up your IT talent strategy
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Leveling up your IT talent strategy

The promise of technology advancements and digital transformation has helped CEOs finally recognize what the best CIOs have known all along: IT is the business. Is your talent strategy keeping pace?
August 4, 2021
CIOs take on the talent imperative
The CIO Whisperers

CIOs take on the talent imperative

Following a year of intense stress and long hours, IT pros are on the move and in search of professional fulfillment, flexibility, and work-life balance. Here, four CIOs share their advice for creating an IT culture tech workers can't quit.
June 7, 2021