Profile of Cindy Waxer
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Cindy Waxer is a Toronto-based freelance writer and content strategist who covers small business, technology, finance, and careers for publications including Technology Review, The Economist, TIME, Fortune Small Business, and CNNMoney.com.
Articles by Cindy Waxer
posted in July 2012
Don't shrug off conflict in your IT team as just a sign of poorly matched personalities. Instead, turn office struggles around to create a more productive IT shop.
Convincing IT workers to step up to the plate takes more than cash incentives. Here's how to get them to take on more responsibility.
Take a page from new Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer's handbook and ensure a mess-free departure.
Many IT leaders struggle to justify the cost of IT services and products to business leaders. The Technology Business Management Council has a framework to help CIOs to make the case.
CIO-turned-executive coach Susan Cramm offers advice on how to
parlay your high-tech skills into a non-tech career.
You don't need to look further than RIM's board of directors to recognize the risk of joining a corporate board. But there are plenty of upsides, too.
Granting individual departments greater IT autonomy need not come at a cost to your CIO powers. Here's how a hybrid model can help you strike a balance.
IT professionals use everything from recruiters to LinkedIn to find work, but don't want their current employer to know they're looking. Here's how to keep your search on the QT.