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  • How to deal with a major tech crisis

    As a tech chief, chances are you deal with ‘mini crisis’ situations regularly. But how do you respond when something truly terrible happens?

    Written by David Gee30 Jan. 18 09:08
  • Women communicating with authority crucial for closing IT gender gap

    Teaching female workers to communicate with more authority and confidence is crucial for bridging the gender gap in IT, according to women in business mentor Andrea Clarke, who thinks too many women are unconsciously undermining their own authority.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner10 March 16 08:40
  • The power of effective communication

    Three CIOs share how they are working to build trust and credibility with non-IT peers and executives.

    Written by CIO Staff06 Jan. 16 08:50
  • ​EdTech startup to increase student engagement

    Sydney-based EdTech startup, Fluid Education, has created a new app to better engage students and improve how they communicate with their parents and teachers.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner04 Nov. 15 10:18
  • Don't fall victim to 'siloed' thinking: Vinh Giang

    It's better to have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief. This was the key message of Vinh Giang, magician and communication coach, who delivered the first keynote at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo in the Gold Coast yesterday.

    Written by Divina Paredes27 Oct. 15 09:39
  • Soft skills now an essential focus of IT recruitment

    Soft skills are becoming an essential focus of IT recruitment, with customer service and communication skills now weighted quite heavily for low level infrastructure support roles, according to the latest Hays Quarterly Report.

    Written by Bonnie Gardiner22 April 15 13:52
  • NSW government opens digital communication lines

    The New South Wales government is seeking to catch up with technology to provide a better customer experience, according to the NSW minister of finance and services.

    Written by Adam Bender18 June 14 14:14
  • Doing reorganisation right

    When I interview candidates for positions I've been hired to fill, I typically ask them to whom they currently report. I cannot tell you how often they respond, "That depends, what day of the week is it?" IT professionals are as likely as anyone to invest a tremendous amount of meaning in their titles, their headcount and their reporting lines, and CIOs who reorganize too often (or poorly) are in danger of losing talent. The CIOs below have found ways around that.

    Written by Martha Heller17 Dec. 11 01:43
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