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Struggling to Lead IT in a Matrix Organization?
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Try building a public brain. Pull out your Post-its and Sharpies and find a blank wall. Hereís how.
By William Treseder, SVP of Product, BMNT , 1/22/2020
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How to Manage the Human-Machine Workforce
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Today's managers and executives need to oversee humans and machines in this age of AI and RPA, but should machines be managed as humans in a way that some suggest?
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 1/21/2020
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IT Hiring Hits a Tiny Speed Bump
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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IT hiring in December lost momentum, but it looks like it might just be a momentary blip. Here's why CompTIA remains confident about IT jobs.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/15/2020
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IT Careers: Top 10 US Cities for Tech Jobs
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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If you would consider relocating to further your IT career, these cities offer some excellent options.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 1/14/2020
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Is Your IT Department Ready for Generation Z?
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Gen Zís high-tech upbringing will bring a new set of behaviors, expectations, and preferences to the workplace. Hereís some advice for CIOs.
By Martin Henley, SVP, Technology Services, Globality , 1/8/2020
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How to Create a Culture of Innovation
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Here are five key techniques to support and encourage entrepreneurship in your employees -- while simultaneously keeping everyone moving in the right direction.
By Arvind Kapur, Co-Founder and CEO, Saggezza , 1/3/2020
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9 Ways to Improve IT and Operational Efficiencies in 2020
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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Facing economic uncertainty, many IT leaders are looking to become more efficient while also investing in the latest technology.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 1/2/2020
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How the Humanities Can Help Us See Whatís Next in Tech
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Skills like communication, observation, empathy and logical thinking are key for developing the next-gen of leadership and equipping employees for the future.
By Cathy Southwick, CIO, Pure Storage , 1/2/2020
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When Is It Ethical to Not Replace Humans with AI?
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There are legitimate questions about the ethics of employing AI in place of human workers. But what about when thereís a moral imperative to automate?
By Bret Greenstein, Global VP, Cognizant , 12/30/2019
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Strategic Hiring in Todayís Changing Technology Landscape
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CIOs, CTOs and hiring managers should apply these four elements when assessing tech candidates.
By Alok Mehta, Independent Technology Consultant , 12/27/2019
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From 80 to 8,000: Managing Successful Teams at Every Milestone
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Here are five approaches that will help the C-suite and other IT leaders overcome challenges when scaling their teams.
By Marc van Zadelhoff, Chief Operating Officer, LogMeIn , 12/20/2019
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New Technology Adoption: Not an All or Nothing Proposition
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You canít deploy technology and hope people use it. Adoption requires dedicated effort behind it. Time to unleash your technology cheerleaders.
By Jason Viera, Chief Technology Officer, Carousel Industries , 12/18/2019
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Want a Raise? Don't Ask Mom and Dad for Advice
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Who should you ask for advice about getting a salary increase? Probably not your parents.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 12/12/2019
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It's Time to Reconsider IT Career Paths
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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In an ever-changing work environment, organizations are exploring new ways to keep tech experts happy in a non-management role.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 12/11/2019
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Reflections on Tech in 2019
James M. Connolly, Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing
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We look at 2019's most popular content on InformationWeek and put perspective around the technology areas that took off in terms of innovation and adoption.
By James M. Connolly Editorial Director, InformationWeek and Network Computing, 12/9/2019
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Technical Skills Gap: Time to Think Out of the Box
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Thereís a clear way to fill the ever-growing technical skills gap, and it starts with the hiring managers thinking a bit differently than they have in the past.
By Stephanie Herrera, Global Vice President, Computer Futures , 12/9/2019
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5 Reasons Why CDOs May Ride the Next Wave of Leadership
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Given all they contribute to todayís digital business landscape, chief data officers have a very real opportunity to become the CEOs of tomorrow.
By Mathias Golombek, CTO, Exasol , 12/6/2019
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5 IT Career Tips from Pros Who Know
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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For those looking to put their best foot forward or get unstuck from a career plateau, we've collected tips from IT pros who have navigated a successful career.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 12/5/2019
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Can an IT Department Function in a 4-Day Workweek Culture?
Andrew Froehlich, President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks
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The idea of a companywide, 4-day workweek seems to have appeal to organizations and employees. But does it make sense for the IT department?
By Andrew Froehlich President & Lead Network Architect, West Gate Networks, 11/26/2019
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Strategies You Need to Make Digital Transformation Work
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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CTOs, IT leaders, and executive management can use these examples to form their own master plans to transform their organizations and win.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 11/25/2019
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IT Careers: Top 10 US Cities for Tech Jobs
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek,  1/14/2020
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Predictions for Cloud Computing in 2020
James Kobielus, Research Director, Futurum,  1/9/2020
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What's Next: AI and Data Trends for 2020 and Beyond
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  12/30/2019
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