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How To Become A CISO, Part 1
Sara Peters, Senior Editor at Dark Reading
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Think you're ready for the top job? Here's part 1 of a series to help you land that prime chief information security officer position.
By Sara Peters Senior Editor at Dark Reading, 10/20/2014
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3 Common & Costly CIO Mistakes
Tony Pagliarulo, Partner, New Vantage Partners
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CIOs are often undone by sticking with old systems too long and failing to market themselves. Here's how to right the ship.
By Tony Pagliarulo Partner, New Vantage Partners, 10/17/2014
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Nadella Apologizes For Gender Pay Gaffe
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella draws quick criticism for his response to a question about pay gaps between male and female employees.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/10/2014
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Geekend: How Idiots Fool Themselves & Us
David Wagner, Community Editor
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How do know-nothing blowhards get promoted beyond their ability? By making us think they are smarter than they are.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 10/10/2014
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LinkedIn Tips: How Analytics Improves Your Job Search
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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LinkedIn's "Who's Viewed Your Profile" section features new data that can improve your network, profile, and job opportunities. Here are three ways to take advantage of it.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/9/2014
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Woz Talks Engineering Passion At Gartner Symposium
David F Carr, Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare
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Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak wants to see engineers get more respect, have more fun, and play nice.
By David F Carr Editor, InformationWeek Government/Healthcare, 10/8/2014
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'Why Not?': Power Phrase For Women In Tech
Laurianne McLaughlin, Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com
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Don't talk yourself out of challenges, jobs, or life experiences, female tech leaders at Interop advise IT professionals -- and a group of high school students in attendance.
By Laurianne McLaughlin Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com, 10/7/2014
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Microsoft Workforce Grows More Diverse
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft employs more women and minorities than ever, but other large tech companies still have more women in senior positions.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 10/6/2014
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How IT Can Spur Digital Innovation
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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Digital initiatives are where the action is. These 3 companies show how IT can get involved before there's a breakdown or breach.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 10/6/2014
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IT Has A Reputation Problem
Jonathan Feldman, CIO, City of Asheville, NC
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Can IT teams deliver the innovation companies need? Our IT Perception Survey reveals many doubters.
By Jonathan Feldman CIO, City of Asheville, NC, 10/6/2014
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Getting Results: It's All About The Wins
Robert Hewes, PhD, Senior Partner, Camden Consulting Group
Commentary
IT pros often conflate "busy" with "effective." No one cares if you worked 60 hours last week -- they care what you accomplished.
By Robert Hewes PhD, Senior Partner, Camden Consulting Group, 10/6/2014
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Cubicle Sins: 10 Coworkers Who Drive You Crazy
Kevin Casey,
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We've all dealt with, um, "interesting" workplace personalities, and to know them is not necessarily to love them. Check out 10 of the worst office offenders.
By Kevin Casey , 10/3/2014
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The New CIO: C Stands For Change
Laurianne McLaughlin, Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com
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What does the CIO role look like now, and what will it look like in the future? Experts at Interop New York share the key skills and traits that will soon separate the winners from the losers.
By Laurianne McLaughlin Editor-in-Chief, InformationWeek.com, 10/2/2014
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State Street Finds Internal Social Network Sparks Innovation
Ivy Schmerken, Editor at Large
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David Saul, chief scientist of financial services firm State Street, tells InformationWeek Leadership Summit attendees that companies must tap their employees for innovation, or they are wasting resources.
By Ivy Schmerken Editor at Large, 10/1/2014
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15 Surprising Facts About Indian Outsourcers
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
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Thinking of outsourcing with Infosys, Wipro, or Tata? Here are some points worth knowing about the IT services heavyweights.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 9/30/2014
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3 Reasons CIOs Must Lose Hiring Perfection Goggles
Tracy Cashman, SVP & Partner, WinterWyman
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Got open IT job slots? Holding out for Mr. or Ms. Absolutely, Completely, Utterly Right is likely to backfire. Here's how to get real and get hiring.
By Tracy Cashman SVP & Partner, WinterWyman, 9/30/2014
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Stop Doing This On LinkedIn Now
Kevin Casey,
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Watch out for these missteps that might undermine your presence on the professional networking site.
By Kevin Casey , 9/30/2014
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New Role Needed: Business Information Officer
Peter High, President, Metis Strategy
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Rather than take responsibilities away from the CIO, companies should create this new position to help the CIO cement strategic relationships with other divisions.
By Peter High President, Metis Strategy, 9/29/2014
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5 Steps To Build A Strong IT Brand
Doron Gordon, Founder & CEO, Samange
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As IT departments become strategic partners providing quantifiable ROI, CIOs need to pay more attention to their brands.
By Doron Gordon Founder & CEO, Samange, 9/29/2014
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DevOps Talent: Grow It Internally
Nathen Harvey, Community Director, Chef
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Automation and web-scale operations will flourish with home-grown DevOps talent. Hereís how to nurture your organizationís expertise.
By Nathen Harvey Community Director, Chef, 9/26/2014
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