Articles By CIO staff

GM to move away from IT outsourcing

GM to move away from IT outsourcing

LONDON -- According to reports, General Motors is about to reverse its strategy of largely outsourcing its IT and bring...

July 11th, 2012 CIO staff
Quick tips for easier business trips

Quick tips for easier business trips

How do I stay organized and keep up with work while traveling? Always invest in duplicates of important items to...

May 3rd, 2012 CIO staff
13 common ERP mistakes and how to avoid them

13 common ERP mistakes and how to avoid them

FRAMINGHAM, MASS. - Costing anywhere from hundreds of thousands of dollars to millions of dollars, and requiring hundreds of man...

April 5th, 2012 CIO staff
Survey: More to IT than building and running systems

Survey: More to IT than building and running systems

Emerging IT roles for application developers, IT-business hybrids, cloud vendor managers and data masters signal a profound shift in the...

March 3rd, 2011 CIO staff
Two ways to build a better IT strategy

Two ways to build a better IT strategy

Scenario: After driving great improvements in IT efficiency, a Fortune 500 company is now ready to treat data as a...

October 5th, 2010 CIO staff
When downsizing goes too far

When downsizing goes too far

An online retail business built its most critical systems in-house when resources were plentiful. But today the business has downsized...

July 22nd, 2010 CIO staff
Hey CIOs, your proteges want better experience

Hey CIOs, your proteges want better experience

Hands-on experience leading an enterprisewide project is the best way to get ahead, according to an exclusive CIO magazine survey...

May 27th, 2010 CIO staff
Personal branding tactics that scream ‘Hire me!’

Personal branding tactics that scream ‘Hire me!’

Zeroing in on your unique personal brand and communicating it consistently and effectively in your job search is a surefire...

April 14th, 2010 CIO staff
4 dangerous myths about data disposal

4 dangerous myths about data disposal

According to IDC, in 2008 the total amount of information created exceeded the total amount of usable space on every...

September 24th, 2009 CIO staff
Are you and your company a perfect fit?

Are you and your company a perfect fit?

I'm often asked what the CIO's role should be in keeping projects out of trouble. This is an especially challenging...

September 22nd, 2009 CIO staff