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11 Ways to Become a Leader of Digital Technology
Not every IT employee can develop into a leader of technology transformation, but you're more likely to get to that level if you know which steps to take.
Is the CIO Role Nearing Extinction?
New technologies are shifting power to the hands of the user, endangering the CIO role. But do Indian CIOs consider that a threat or an opportunity?
The Sectors Where the Internet of Things Really Matters
There are five key verticals where the IoT will be tested first: Connected Wearable Devices, Connected Cars, Connected Homes, Connected Cities, and the Industrial Internet.
It's Time to Shake Up your Succession Planning
Most organizations can’t play a perpetual game of musical chairs, moving employees into new roles every twelve months. But here are some other strategies to keep your talent in the rookie zone.
Facebook Could Soon Be The Biggest 'Nation' On Earth
Facebook has nearly as many active users as people live in China and it's more than four times the population of the United States.Facebook is worth more than IBM, Walt Disney, Nike, Amazon and General Motors.
How To (Professionally) Miss A Deadline
You’re going to miss a deadline, and you know your boss, your customer, or whoever else you owe your work to is not going to be excited.So, here's how to (professionally) miss a deadline...
Cloud Computing — It’s About Business, Not Technology
That’s the power of cloud. … If you aren’t taking advantage…your sunk capital costs and lack of agility may sink you.
Revenge Of The Nerds: Cybersecurity Execs Are Getting Huge Raises
Five years ago, senior cybersecurity executives earned "only" $200,000 to $500,000. Now, they can pull in over $2 million.These cybersecurity execs will see their salaries skyrocket following numerous cyber-attacks on financial firms.
Questions Potential Employers Want You To Ask In An Interview
What reply does the interviewer expect when he asks, "Do you have any questions for us?" I am a penultimate-year student and will be appearing for my interviews very soon. How should one tackle such questions?
How 21 Big Tech Companies Got Their Names
Why is Nike (originally known as Blue Ribbon Sports) called Nike? Because it’s named after a mythological Greek goddess who personified victory. That sounds a lot better than Blue Ribbon Sports, doesn’t it?