5 Things That CIOs Need To Be Doing In Order To Protect Their Networks

By now I think that we all realize that we are living in dangerous and challenging times. The bad guys know about the importance of information technology and so they spend their time trying to break into our networks and we keep trying to find ways to keep them out. You’d think that a person … Read more5 Things That CIOs Need To Be Doing In Order To Protect Their Networks

3 Ways That CIOs Can Reduce Their Software Costs

As CIO one of your most important jobs is to manage the budget of the IT department. This means that despite the importance of information technology, you need to always be looking for ways to make your limited IT dollars go farther. One of your biggest expenses is always going to the cost of all … Read more3 Ways That CIOs Can Reduce Their Software Costs

Dealing With Vendors AFTER You’ve Signed The Deal

When you become CIO, vendors will enter your life and they just won’t leave. What this means is that they’ll be a constant pain in your neck, always wanting your time and attention. However, on the flip side, they will be a valuable resource that can provide you and your team with information and guidance … Read moreDealing With Vendors AFTER You’ve Signed The Deal

CIO’s In The Wild: A Field Report

One of life’s great mysteries is “just exactly what do CIOs do” I’m pretty sure that we all think that we know what they do, but do we REALLY know? In order to prepare you for your future job as a CIO, I have undertaken a dangerous field study in order to observe the wild … Read moreCIO’s In The Wild: A Field Report