10 More Ways IT Pros Can Gain Business Credibility - InformationWeek

InformationWeek is part of the Informa Tech Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them.Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

IoT
IoT
Government // Mobile & Wireless
News
7/26/2013
03:29 PM
Kevin Casey
Kevin Casey
Slideshows
50%
50%

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.
Previous
3 of 11
Next


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."

(Image: Infusionsoft)

RECOMMENDED READING:

5 Ways To Tick Off Your IT Recruiter

6 Tips: How To Speak C-Suite

5 Things CFOs Hate About IT

10 IT Leaders To Follow On Twitter

Hybrid CIOs: The Future Of SMB IT?

Why CIOs Must Be More Social

IT Job Interviews: 8 Tips To Avoid Disaster

8 IT Hiring Trends You Can't Ignore

We welcome your comments on this topic on our social media channels, or [contact us directly] with questions about the site.
Previous
3 of 11
Next
Comment  | 
Print  | 
More Insights
Commentary
AI Regulation: Has the Time Arrived?
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author,  2/24/2020
News
Fighting the Coronavirus with Analytics and GIS
Jessica Davis, Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps,  2/3/2020
Slideshows
IT Careers: 10 Job Skills in High Demand This Year
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek,  2/3/2020
White Papers
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
Video
Current Issue
IT Careers: Tech Drives Constant Change
Advances in information technology and management concepts mean that IT professionals must update their skill sets, even their career goals on an almost yearly basis. In this IT Trend Report, experts share advice on how IT pros can keep up with this every-changing job market. Read it today!
Slideshows
Flash Poll