3 Ways That CIOs Can Sabotage Themselves When They Are Unhappy

September 19, 2018

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Having the CIO job sure seems like it should be something that would make you happy. I’m willing to guess that since you’ve worked so hard to get this position most days you are at least fairly happy with the […]

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What Is A CIO To Do With Artificial Intelligence?

September 12, 2018

In just about any science fiction movie that you’ve seen, there always seems to be some form of artificial intelligence involved. No matter if it’s helping out the good guys in the form of R2-D2 or it’s the bad guy in the form of HAL, this has been a staple of what we see in […]

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Eight Steps to an Effective Business Transition

September 11, 2018

After working hard and being committed to building your business, and getting it to the level it is currently at, the greatest gift you can give yourself, if you intend to exit, is to plan well for your transition. You stand to gain by laying out all the necessary strategies several years before you even […]

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It Turns Out That CIOs Want Their Privacy

August 29, 2018

What does your office space look like right now? If your company is like roughly 70% of the firms out there, you have adopted an “open office” format where the walls and cubes have all been removed. Something else that often goes away at the same time is a private office for the person with […]

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Why Do CIOS Pick The Wrong Person?

August 22, 2018

The person with the CIO job has a lot of responsibility on his or her shoulders. They have to understand the importance of information technology and keep the company’s IT systems up and running while at the same time keeping one eye on the future in order to determine what is coming their way. However, […]

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Can CIOs Learn From How Hospitals Are Modernizing?

August 15, 2018

As the person with the CIO job, the rest of the company generally turns to you in order to get direction on how the company should move forward. They want you to make recommendations on what technologies should be adopted, what software packages should be implemented, and when servers should be upgraded. This is all […]

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How Can CIOs Help Their Companies Use Algorithms To Set Prices?

August 8, 2018

The reason that the IT department exists is to provide assistance to the rest of the company. A great deal of this assistance consists of background tasks such as keeping the email system running, setting up new servers, and protecting the company’s networks from hackers. However, there is another side to what the IT department […]

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Skills That Every CIO Needs To Have

August 1, 2018

Congratulations on having your company make you the CIO. However, now what? As the person with the CIO job, you are going to have to use your skills to solve a range of challenging technical problems. However, you’re not going to be able to do this by yourself. You’ll need help from everyone who is […]

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CIOs Learn To Deal With Quantum Computers

July 25, 2018

So just exactly what does any of us know about the field of quantum mechanics? If you’ve done some science fiction reading, then by now you probably know that quantum mechanics talks about a particle can exist in more than one state all at the same time. Additionally, there is the property that Einstein called […]

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How Can CIOs Help Their Company Modify Its Products For Unique Customers?

July 18, 2018

A CIOs focus is more often than not on the internal workings of the company. We spend our time using the importance of information technology to try to figure out how more things within the company can be automated or how we can keep the bad guys out. However, in this day and age in […]

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