Dr. Anderson Quoted In “CIOs May Be Reluctant to Report Suspicious Activity”

The April 2012 edition of CIO Magazine contains an article titled “CIOs May Be Reluctant to Report Suspicious Activity”. In this article, reporter Kim Nash interviews Dr. Jim Anderson to find out why CIOs may not report possibly illegal activity when they encounter it within a firm. Kim did a nice job on the article … Read moreDr. Anderson Quoted In “CIOs May Be Reluctant to Report Suspicious Activity”

What CIOs Need To Do About Bad Apples In The IT Department

One of the most important jobs that a CIO has to do is to manage the people that work for him or her. I’d like to be able to tell you that all of those people are going to be start performers. However, that’s not the case. Where a CIO can run into real problems … Read moreWhat CIOs Need To Do About Bad Apples In The IT Department

Why CIOs May Be The Company’s Biggest Security Risk

The world is a very dangerous place. Your IT department has lots and lots of data on its computers that bad people would like to get their hands on. Thank goodness your company has taken care to secure every way that there is for outsiders to get into your company’s network. Oh, wait a minute. … Read moreWhy CIOs May Be The Company’s Biggest Security Risk

3 Steps CIOs Can Take To Make Innovation Happen For Their IT Department

“Be more innovative” – how many times has your CEO told you that? Although being innovative isn’t really part of the definition of information technology, CIOs still want their IT department to always be ahead of what their internal customers want. We’d like to be able to have our IT staff be solving problems that … Read more3 Steps CIOs Can Take To Make Innovation Happen For Their IT Department

CIO Skills: The Problem With Unhappy IT Employees Who Leave

In tough times, every CIO has seen their share of IT workers leave the company. Sometimes they leave because they find a job that they think will be a better fit for them or sometimes the company tells them to leave. No matter what the cause, the one thing that you don’t want them to … Read moreCIO Skills: The Problem With Unhappy IT Employees Who Leave

Why CIOs Can’t Pay Attention And What To Do About It

How’s that job going CIO? Do you find yourself and your IT department more and more often with too much to do and too few hands with which to do it? If so then maybe both of you are suffering from “CIO Attention Deficit Syndrome”. What can you do about it? The Madness Of Trying … Read moreWhy CIOs Can’t Pay Attention And What To Do About It