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Four Questions on CIO’s: 2011 EDUCAUSE CIO Listserv Analysis

I am proud to announce the publication of the Four Questions on CIO’s: 2011 EDUCAUSE CIO Listserv Analysis report is completed. The Four Questions on CIO’s is an independent report that offers a pragmatic and authentic examination of the higher education CIO using the … Continue reading

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Notebooks vs Laptops and Effective Note Taking

It occurred to me very little attention is given to the importance of effective note taking and the advantages of notebooks vs laptops. I think there is an assumption the people we work with take good notes and that we … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Chief Information Officer’s Body of Knowledge

The Chief Information Officer’s Body of Knowledge: People, Process, and Technology is a most interesting collection of insights and ideas worthy of a place in any CIO office. Collection is the right word since The Chief Information Officer’s Body of Knowledge is a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Lessons In IT Transformation: Technology Expert to Business Leader

Lessons in IT Transformation: Technology Expert to Business Leader by Larry Bonfante, is a widely popular book on IT executive leadership. Bonfante, in addition to his role as CIO at CIO at United States Tennis Association, Bonfante also provides executive coaching … Continue reading

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Is Cloud Computing a Job Creator or Job Killer

Is there such a thing as cloud computing job loss? Will cloud computing will be a net job creator or a job killer? The question of cloud computing jobs came up recently and I thought I share my thought on … Continue reading

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Gartner Top 10 CIO Technology Priorities vs Top 10 Business Priorities

The 2012 Gartner CIO Leadership Forum brochure (pdf) I received this weekend includes a very interesting chart showing the Top 10 Business Priorities and Top 10 CIO Technology Priorities. The chart represents the results of the 2012 Gartner CIO Agenda Survey and … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Effective CIO

The Effective CIO: How to Achieve Outstanding Success through Strategic Alignment, Financial Management, and IT Governance was a great read. This 2009 book by Eric J Brown and William A Yarberry Jr. published by CRC Press really does a thorough … Continue reading

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