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The CIO’s Evolving Role: Technologist to Operations Expert

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Move Over Motivational Speakers, There’s (Yet) Another New Duty for CIOs It’s true, a CIO’s job, by any job description you’ve ever read, focuses on the management of technology. The inventory, assessment, strategic road mapping, subsequent deployment plans and ongoing maintenance/upgrades. These efforts, while important to success, are basic blocking and tackling components, and the […]
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Unleash the Power of IT

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Innovation is no longer a pesky buzzword tossed about in executive meetings; it’s imperative for midmarket organizations to remain competitive in the marketplace. Digital innovation carries different meaning across industry verticals, but IT leaders are tasked with leading successful initiatives to empower finance, HR, and sales teams to function more efficiently and cohesively. However Talent […]
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IT’s Untapped Role in The Business Value Chain

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What’s the single most important IT service that is critical to your organization’s success?  This one simple question presented to your Company’s Senior Management would no doubt garner a plethora of eventual responses including (but certainly not limited to) security, connectivity, general support, application expertise and data reporting. It’s fair to say that your IT Department […]
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CIO: A continuously evolving role

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Boardroom Events connects regularly with CIOs about their evolving roles, the rapid pace of technological change, and, of course, how that affects user expectations in the business. Innovate or die! You’re going to be replaced by the Chief Digital Officer! The hype is as prevalent as rhetoric surrounding the U.S. presidential candidate debates. When career […]
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Finalists Named for Award of Excellence in Office of Midmarket CIO

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By Blair Shiver, Midmarket CIO Journal Staff Writer The final nominees were announced this week for the Award of Excellence in the Office of Midmarket CIO. Created to recognize powerful collaborations between technology vendors and enterprise IT teams that yielded outstanding benefits for their midmarket organization, a winner will be chosen and honored Tuesday, Oct. 29 […]
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Bad Reputation? Or Poor Communication…

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By Blair Shiver, Midmarket CIO Journal Staff WriterOur inboxes were flooded this week with quirky quips from bloggers and columnists about the bad reputation of IT, perhaps playing on the recent conclusion of AMC’s hit crime drama, Breaking Bad.But some interesting conversation commenced on social media that exemplified the need for specific discussions that can help fine-tune […]
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