Many people agree they would give up their privacy in order to have easier-to-use websites. Many also agree it’s worth giving up their privacy for more relevant ads. Continue reading Would you sacrifice your online privacy for easier-to-use websites and more relevant ads?
Ok, so now I’ve been on both sides of the IT outsourcing equation. While I have had a few reasonably good experiences as a client (consumer of outsourcing), the majority of engagements have been disappointing. Now that I’m working for a large consulting and outsourcing firm, it’s much more clear why a large number of engagements run into problems. Here’s a quick list of issues. Let me know your thoughts. Continue reading IT Outsourcing – Beware
The CIO’s responsibilities fall within
and outside of the technology realm. As part of the job, the CIO needs to influence and even establish functions outside of technology to enable success. However, in some cases the changes outside of technology or IT simply can’t be made, resulting in less than expected results from IT solutions or in some cases absolute failure. What can be done by CIOs when it becomes clear that company leadership simply will not or cannot put in place functions or capabilities outside of IT that are required to fully realize the benefits of IT investments?
Continue reading CIO Challenge #1: When business leadership and partnerships fall short …