Category Archives: Reviews

In order to be able to offer reviews for people for things like books, research or products as a service I needed to be able to uniquely classify those posts as part of a full disclosure to readers who might want to know what, if any consideration I might have received. So even if I simply received a free copy of a book, complimentary use of a product, or some form of payment I want to be sure it is clear.

Book Review: Ethics in IT Outsourcing

Ethics in IT Outsourcing by Tandy Gold is a surprisingly great read on the ethics in IT outsourcing as well as IT ethics and business ethics more generally. The reason it was a surprise is that the Gold tackles the … Continue reading

Posted in IT Outsourcing, Reviews | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Book Review: Ethics in IT Outsourcing

Book Review: Information Technology Control and Audit Fourth Edition

Information Technology Control and Audit, Fourth Edition is one of a handful of books I think of as a must have reference book on every CIO’s bookshelf or in the IT department library. Now in its fourth edition, Information Technology Control … Continue reading

Posted in CIO Job, IT Risk Management, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Book Review: Education for a Digital World

I just finished Education for a Digital World: Present Realities and Future Possibilities Education for a Digital World: Present Realities and Future Possibilities and I was terribly disappointed and do not recommend the book. From start to finish, and I … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on Book Review: Education for a Digital World

Book Review: Information Security Governance Simplified

Information Security Governance Simplified: From the Boardroom to the Keyboard is a perfect guide to developing effective information security at all levels. The experienced and novice information security professional will find Information Security Governance Simplified, by Todd Fitzgerald, to be a valuable resource and … Continue reading

Posted in IT Risk Management, Reviews | Tagged , , , , , | 3 Comments

Book Review: The Ultimate Question 2.0

I just finished The Ultimate Question 2.0 (Revised and Expanded Edition): How Net Promoter Companies Thrive in a Customer-Driven World from my personal reading list. The Ultimate Question 2.0 was everything I expected and a bit more. This is like brain … Continue reading

Posted in IT Performance Management, Reviews | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Book Review: Statistical Techniques for Project Control

Statistical Techniques for Project Control (Industrial Innovation Series) by Adedeji Badiru and Tina Kovach is a powerful resource for CIO’s, PMO’s, product developers, and senior leaders of all stripes. What makes Statistical Techniques for Project Control so useful for all functional leaders … Continue reading

Posted in Reviews | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Book Review: Statistical Techniques for Project Control

Book Review: Becoming a CIO Rainmaker

How to Become a Rainmaker: The Rules for Getting and Keeping Customers and Clients is one of my all time favorite books which offers a very useful blueprint for becoming a CIO rainmaker. This post is not a book review … Continue reading

Posted in CIO Job, Reviews | Tagged | 3 Comments