Articles By Martha Heller

CIOs taking on new responsibilities

CIOs taking on new responsibilities

There’s a certain irony in the phrase “IT and the business”. “And” typically connotes connection and unity, yet in this...

August 31st, 2008 Martha Heller
Opinion: The Seven Deadly Sins of IT Recruiting

Opinion: The Seven Deadly Sins of IT Recruiting

As a CIO, you need a solid IT team to help you realize your strategic goals, make you look good...

March 17th, 2008 Martha Heller
Six steps to a new CIO job

Six steps to a new CIO job

Just how does one go about conducting a proactive, precise, effective job search? As a CIO, you've probably heard it...

May 14th, 2007 Martha Heller
Tips for effective career development programs

Tips for effective career development programs

If we've said it once, we've said it a thousand times: Your people are your greatest asset, and you need...

June 21st, 2004 Martha Heller
How to handle help-desk overload

How to handle help-desk overload

The following riddle was recently posed to the Best Practice Exchange of CIO magazine in the U.S.: Your help desk...

April 30th, 2004 Martha Heller
Top 10 drivers for innovation

Top 10 drivers for innovation

A CIO I spoke with recently says he has had it with technology. "We have all of the technology we...

April 15th, 2004 Martha Heller
Six smart strategies for handling the help desk

Six smart strategies for handling the help desk

We recently posed this riddle to the Best Practice Exchange: Your help desk is staffed by productive workers. You expect...

March 21st, 2004 Martha Heller
Portfolio management: Do’s and dont’s

Portfolio management: Do’s and dont’s

Portfolio management, a method of aligning IT with business goals by prioritizing IT projects as you would a financial portfolio,...

October 29th, 2003 Martha Heller
Soft skills in hard times

Soft skills in hard times

couple of weeks ago I had a baby.Right after I felt the first contraction, I told my husband that I...

January 11th, 2001 Martha Heller