Menu
CIO role

CIO role - News, Features, and Slideshows

CIO role in pictures

News about CIO role
  • Apple's Ahrendts sells $8.7M in stock as Watch launch nears

    Apple's head of retail and online sales, Angela Ahrendts, has sold almost 70,000 shares of company stock worth approximately $8.7 million since the first of the month, according to filings with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

    Written by Gregg Keizer10 April 15 05:34
  • IT Leadership: Signs You're a Micromanager (And How to Stop)

    Are you never quite satisfied with your team's results? Do you avoid delegating at all costs, often taking on work that's far below your experience and talent level just because you're certain no one else can do it as well as you can? Are you constantly demanding status updates, progress reports and check-ins? It's time to face the facts: You're a micromanager.

    Written by Sharon Florentine04 March 15 05:46
  • Why Improving Emotional IQs Makes for Better IT Leaders

    In 1995, author Daniel Goleman released his best-selling book, "Emotional Intelligence." In it he argued that noncognitive skills could be as, or more, important than IQ. Additional research confirmed that people with the highest IQs outperform those with average IQs a only 20 percent of the time.

    Written by Rich Hein19 Feb. 15 07:32
  • Tim Cook's 2014 pay package dwarfed by new hire Ahrendts'

    Apple CEO Tim Cook's total 2014 compensation of $9.2 million, while more than double his pay package the year before, was dwarfed by the $73.4 million awarded to one of his subordinates, retail chief Angela Ahrendts, regulatory filings revealed yesterday.

    Written by Gregg Keizer24 Jan. 15 04:56
Tutorials about CIO role
  • How CIOs Can Learn to Be Better Presenters

    With their executive power under fire, CIOs need to step out from behind their desks and take a more prominent and visible role both inside and outside their companies.

    Written by Tom Kaneshige12 Sept. 14 05:20
  • How a CIO Can Save an Incompetent CEO

    When a bad CEO goes down, the CIO often goes down with him. The way to save yourself, and your company, is to invest in the analytics technology that gives the CEO the data necessary to make smart business decisions. It doesn't hurt that it also shows why the CIO is more valuable to the CEO than other C-level executives.

    Written by Rob Enderle19 April 13 13:28
Features about CIO role
  • CIO-CSO tension makes businesses stronger

    The relationship between the CIO and CSO (or CISO) can be fraught with tension - and that can be a good thing. Both executives play a critical role in your organization's C-suite, and better understanding these sometimes overlapping roles can only make your business stronger and more secure.

    Written by Sharon Florentine23 April 15 05:26
  • 11 Tips for Improving Your Company's Customer Support

    Companies spend tens of thousands of dollars (or more) promoting their brand, trying to create a positive image. Yet often they treat customer support, which can be a customer's first point of contact with the company, as a necessary evil. Many businesses make it difficult for customers to get the help they need -- creating a negative impression.

    Written by Jennifer Lonoff Schiff04 March 15 05:54
  • CIOs Share Lessons Learned From the Journey to the Cloud

    The journey to the cloud can be fraught with peril and unexpected pitfalls, but many companies have undertaken to make it anyway due to the promised benefits from agility and scalability to cost reduction. IT executives who have successfully navigated the dangers have learned many lessons along the way.

    Written by Thor Olavsrud28 Feb. 15 06:34
  • Premier 100 IT Leader: Deanna Wise

    Deanna Wise says her Midwest upbringing taught her to "do what you say you're going to do." So when the 45-year-old CIO committed to leading Dignity Health through a five-year, $1.8 billion deployment of its electronic health records system -- the single most strategic business initiative driving the organization -- she couldn't disappoint the people who were counting on her.

    Written by Stacy Collett24 Feb. 15 09:05
  • Premier 100 IT Leader: Kathy Fuertes

    Kathy Fuertes knows investment management firm Vanguard inside and out, having spent 17 years there in several IT roles before taking the helm of the Institutional Systems team in January 2013. So when Vanguard's Institutional Investment Group devised a multiyear technology program to help transform its business, she knew what to do.

    Written by Stacy Collett24 Feb. 15 09:05

Market Place

Computerworld
ARN
Techworld
CMO