Tag Archives: Performance Assessment

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

Badass Honey Badger CIO

Badass Honey Badger CIO is aimed at CIO’s who want to excel. So if you’re satisfied with with coasting or just being average, Badass Honey Badger CIO is not for you. Seriously, the badass honey badger CIO is written for … Continue reading

Posted in CIO Job | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

2012 US Higher Education Web Tools Market Share

The 2012 US Higher Education Web Tools Market Share: Advertising, Analytics, Trackers, and Widgets report has just been released. This report, available in the Products, is the first research of its kind into the exploding use of web tools on college … Continue reading

Posted in CIO Job, IT Strategy | Tagged , , , , , | 2 Comments

User Experience and Other Thoughts

During these last two weeks I have been focusing on some new client needs and fixing the blog’s user experience while taking a bit of a vacation from writing. I have used this time to get caught up on some … Continue reading

Posted in CIO Job, Cloud Computing | Tagged , , , | 2 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

IT Stress Test for Colleges and Universities

An IT stress test is a “what-if” scenario analysis of an IT department’s ability to scale down or scale up its costs, staffing, and capacity in response to changes in the economy, funding, or other forms of business stress. With … Continue reading

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

IT Organization Structure and Operating Models

Reorganizing IT departments and questions on choosing the right IT organization structure, or the right IT organizational chart, are still common issues. They are also issues filled with many traps and potentially career limiting decisions.

Posted in CIO Job | Tagged , , | 8 Comments