10 More Ways IT Pros Can Gain Business Credibility
If you're an IT professional with ambitions, show that you know how to make an impact on the business. Here's how.
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Collaboration is a big business buzzword these days. But it's a must-have for upward career mobility, especially for IT pros with executive-level ambitions. Current and future employers will want to see that you're willing and able to work effectively across departments, especially those that at times might have different agendas.
"Especially with the shift happening between marketing and IT, showing departmental collaboration and impact of initiatives between these two organizations is important," McGarrity says. "Companies want people who understand business."
InformationWeek Tech Digest, Nov. 10, 2014Just 30% of respondents to our new survey say their companies are very or extremely effective at identifying critical data and analyzing it to make decisions, down from 42% in 2013. What gives?