How-To IT Career Guide: 7 Critical Strategies, From Getting Started To Semiretiring
Driven by our salary survey data, a look at make-or-break moments in a career.
What career goals do you want to reach? How can you help the people on your team reach their goals? If there’s one lesson of the tumultuous past seven years, it’s that a great business technology career takes consistent planning, education, and fine-tuning. The ground can shift quickly. Whether it’s getting started or semiretiring, every business tech pro needs a plan. These areas are a good place to start.
The Business of Going DigitalDigital business isn't about changing code; it's about changing what legacy sales, distribution, customer service, and product groups do in the new digital age. It's about bringing big data analytics, mobile, social, marketing automation, cloud computing, and the app economy together to launch new products and services. We're seeing new titles in this digital revolution, new responsibilities, new business models, and major shifts in technology spending.
What The Business Really Thinks Of IT: 3 Hard TruthsThey say perception is reality. If so, many in-house IT departments have reason to worry. InformationWeek's IT Perception Survey seeks to quantify how IT thinks it's doing versus how the business views IT's performance in delivering services - and, more important, powering innovation. The news isn't great.