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10 Must-Have Professional Skills for CIOs

CIOs face a great many challenges these days: They're under constant pressure to deliver greater innovation, even if they're not getting more funding to do so. They need to justify tech investments by clearly forecasting their quantifiable and qualitative impact on ROI and problem-solving. They're tasked with recruiting the best and brightest tech talent in what could be the most competitive... Read More »

Defining Successful Career Engagement

IT executives should think of themselves as individuals with a comprehensive set of competencies and experiences that can help companies meet their challenges.

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How Citizen Developers Improve App Delivery

The most valuable developers of custom apps for your organization may not even work in the IT department. That's because the growing presence of employees and managers called "citizen developers" are creating custom apps in a very efficient and business-focused manner, according to a recent survey from FileMaker. The resulting "Read More »

The Evolving and Vital Role of the Data Scientist

While there are no simple answers and no one-size-fits-all approach, there are ways to tap into the talents of data scientists and citizen data scientists.

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IT Jobs and Salaries Will Increase in 2017

U.S. CIOs and other tech executives are feeling optimistic about prospects for IT jobs and salary growth in 2017, according to a recent survey from Janco Associates. Thousands of domestic technology jobs are expected to be added every month, findings show. And nearly all levels of IT professionals—from staffers to middle... Read More »

How the Gig Economy Benefits Business and Workers

Businesses are increasing their use of contingent workers, thereby creating momentum for what's called a "gig economy,"  according to recent survey research from EY. The resulting report, "Is the Gig Economy a Fleeting Fad, or an Enduring Legacy?," defines a... Read More »

Tech Supports the Growth of the Freelance Economy

The freelance economy continued to grow this year, fueled, in part, by technology, said a new study commissioned by the freelance website Upwork and the Freelancers Union. Conducted by Edelman Intelligence, the survey, "Freelancing in America: 2016," was produced for the third year in a row. The... Read More »

How Bad Hires Hurt Your Organization

If you're like many CIOs and other executives and managers, you've been saddled with a bad hire at least once in your career. In fact, most companies have to deal with this issue, according to a recent survey... Read More »

Scarcity of Security Pros Advances Automation

A shortage of qualified cyber-security professionals and heavy reliance on manual security are driving companies to use automation to respond to security incidents, according to a survey sponsored by security and automation firm Hexadite. The Enterprise Strategy Group... Read More »

How to Market Yourself With a Winning Résumé

Are you one of the many executives who haven't looked at their résumé in months … or years? Do you think it's not necessary because you're secure and happy with your current company and feel that revising your résumé would be a waste of time? Well, you may want to reassess your thinking, because career experts recommend that you review your... Read More »

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