Articles By Jim Love

The CIO as consultant

I came to be a CIO through a circuitous route.  I started, many decades ago, in IT and worked my...

March 21st, 2014 Jim Love

Do real leaders encourage stealing?

For years, I’ve been stealing from my employer(s).  No, it’s not money or even office supplies. I’ve been stealing time. I feel...

March 12th, 2014 Jim Love

Tell me why it won’t work

You have a great idea.  It’s exactly the right thing to do.  You are totally charged up about it.  you...

March 5th, 2014 Jim Love
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People are not your biggest asset

You read the headline right. And it’s true. In his book “Good to Great” Jim Collins presents the research that...

February 26th, 2014 Jim Love
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Step forward and face the music

In my 35 years in IT, there have been many problems and times when the situation looked awful or even...

February 12th, 2014 Jim Love

Customer centricity and the power of measurement

How important is customer centricity? How can companies leverage measurement to become more customer centric?  What role is technology playing? ...

February 5th, 2014 Jim Love

Redefining the business role of IT

It appears the “great divide” between IT and business has not closed and perhaps even grown wider. Business still has...

January 29th, 2014 Jim Love