Articles By Steve Alexander

Stress- busters

Stress- busters

In this tough economy, IT workers are taking on more projects and longer hours. With job-related stress on the rise,...

June 10th, 2003 Steve Alexander
Web site adds inventory control and forecasting

Web site adds inventory control and forecasting

Joseph Lacik Jr. doesn't try to measure the return on investment (ROI) of his company's marketing Web site. The fact...

February 19th, 2003 Steve Alexander
Build business on the Web

Build business on the Web

Buried under an avalanche of paper requests for insurance bids, Providence Washington Insurance Co. sometimes took weeks to reply -...

January 1st, 2003 Steve Alexander
Join the club and get ahead

Join the club and get ahead

Outside of a few MBA programs, there are no schools that formally teach IT professionals how to become chief technology...

July 21st, 2002 Steve Alexander
Fostering a CTO community

Fostering a CTO community

When Ragy Thomas became CTO of Bigfoot Interactive, a New York e-mail outsourcing company, he needed help in explaining technology...

February 18th, 2002 Steve Alexander
Computer system scalability: Up or out?

Computer system scalability: Up or out?

Business starts with a particular set of computing needs. If it grows, the organization needs to be concerned about the...

August 31st, 2000 Steve Alexander
Need For Resumes May Fade, Say ExpertsBut if you need one, you

Need For Resumes May Fade, Say ExpertsBut if you need one, you

On-line job hunting is changing for IT professionals, and the traditional r...

March 9th, 2000 Steve Alexander
Many experiences can help you break into ERP

Many experiences can help you break into ERP

Tales of high salaries and big opportunities have encouraged thousands of IT people to seek careers in enterprise resource planning."If...

June 3rd, 1999 Steve Alexander
Labour market evolves, but shortage remains

Labour market evolves, but shortage remains

The history of the IT labour shortage shows that the IT labour market is unpredictable. Still, many market observers feel...

March 25th, 1999 Steve Alexander
Need for r

Need for r

On-line job hunting is changing for IT professionals, and the traditional r...

March 11th, 1999 Steve Alexander