It’s Labor Day – Take The Week Off!

In the U.S. it’s the week of the Labor Day holiday (on Monday). Since a lot of you will be making the most of this last gasp of summer, I’m going to join you and take the week off. Enjoy your holiday and we’ll pick our discussions up again next week, same place, same time! … Read more

The Accidental Successful CIO Podcast Now Available!

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Good news! The Accidental Successful CIO blog is now being supported by a brand new podcast called (what else) “The Accidental Successful CIO”. This new podcast is available on the Anchor podcasting service (just purchased by Spotify!). If you don’t have time to read the latest The Accidental Successful CIO updates, then listen to them! … Read more

Eight Steps to an Effective Business Transition

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 … Read more

4 Reasons a Professional Website is a Vital Part of Any Business

Websites can be a vital tool for reaching your customers online. Not only do websites show customers what your business has to offer, they also create a place for you to communicate directly with customers and present your brand image. Out of date websites, websites that don’t have enough work put into them, or no … Read more

New Book: CIO Secrets For Growing Innovation

So just exactly what is innovation? It turns out that innovation is doing something new. It can be a new method, a new idea, or even a new product. In the world of IT, we have the ability to solve just about any problem. However, how we go about solving problems can become outdated quickly. … Read more

New Book: Technology That Every CIO Needs To Know About

Technology That Every CIO Needs To Know About

As the CIO of your company, it’s your job to stay on top of all of the different forms of technology that the company uses to accomplish its business goals. This task is made even harder by all of the changes that are always occurring in the various technology fields. As the CIO you need … Read more

New Book: CIO Business Skills

In order to be a successful CIO, you need to know how to work with the rest of the business. Get the book that tells you how to do this: Click here for the Paperback, Kindle, or Audiobook Download. Click here for the epub, mobi, pdf, rtf, lrf, pdb, txt, or html.