Rapidly Develop an IT Strategy

All too often, an overburdened IT organization creates a laundry list of IT to-do projects and calls it an IT strategy. Sometimes they are requests from the business; other times they are projects that simply need to get done. Download the Executive Brief Challenge:  IT strategies are often nonexistent or [...]

2020-06-26T13:02:03-04:00June 24th, 2020|Categories: Info-Tech Research, Leadership, Strategy|

MIDMRKT Welcomes New Advisory Board Members

MARATHON, FL--MIDMRKT Suite announces its selection of new Advisory Board Members, including Lew Pollock, Vice President - Technology at Horizon Beverage, Tony Moore, CIO at Prairie View A&M University, Jim Habeeb, Senior Director IT at MathWorks, and Andrea Markstrom, CIO for Taft, Stettinius, & Hollister LLP. Lew Pollock, Vice President - Technology at [...]

2020-06-08T23:47:08-04:00June 8th, 2020|Categories: Leadership, News|Tags: |

Top 5 Security Truths Every CIO Should Know – Part 1

Provided By: NeuEon Connect with peers on this topic and others at the MIDMRKT CIO Forum. Anyone peeking into the mind of a CIO will see it swirling with challenging questions. A tornado of limited resources, balancing security and technology, and feeling alone in it all—obstructing the path to security success. What’s worse is that the [...]

2020-01-09T10:40:36-05:00January 9th, 2020|Categories: Expert Partner Content, Leadership, Security|Tags: , , , , , |

CIO Decisions | Cyber Insurance

As a CIO, I always struggled with the value of cyber insurance. The question of cost versus value kept me at a stalemate. On one hand, I was told that having this insurance was a must in case of a data breach, but on the other hand, it would be nearly impossible to prove [...]

2019-12-07T13:47:11-05:00December 7th, 2019|Categories: Leadership, Security|Tags: , , |

7 Ways to Ensure a Relevant and Actionable IT Strategy

A word of advice – stop creating IT strategies, just to have an IT strategy. Over the years, I’ve talked with many CIOs about their pursuit to write a best in class IT strategy. A strategic CIO might say, “I created my IT strategy in conjunction with the business strategy,” forgetting the fact that [...]

2019-12-07T12:46:25-05:00December 7th, 2019|Categories: Leadership, Strategy|Tags: |

Securing a Budget for Emerging Technologies | MIDMKRT CIO Forum Roundtable

The MIDMRKT CIO Forum is an opportunity for IT leaders to discuss the challenges and successes they’ve had in their current positions. One format that helps attendees build relationships and gain peer insights is the roundtable discussion, which happens on day one and day two of the Forum. Securing Budget for Emerging Technologies is [...]

2019-10-10T16:34:33-04:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Leadership, MIDMRKT Forum|Tags: , |

Creating Value and Building Credibility | MIDMKRT CIO Forum Roundtables

The MIDMRKT CIO Forum is an opportunity for IT leaders to discuss the challenges and successes they’ve had in their current positions. One format that helps attendees build relationships and gain peer insights is the roundtable discussion, which happens on day one and day two of the Forum. Demonstrating the value of IT is [...]

2019-10-10T16:19:57-04:00October 10th, 2019|Categories: Leadership, MIDMRKT Forum, Strategy|Tags: , , |

Five Ways To Create Business Value Like A High-Performing Organization

Provided By: NeuEon - Originally Published by Forbes Technology Council Connect with peers on this topic and others at the MIDMRKT CIO Forum. There’s much ado these days about high-performing organizations — the Apples, Starbucks and Amazons of the world — and what enables them to shine. And while there’s no standard definition [...]

2019-10-02T21:23:34-04:00October 2nd, 2019|Categories: Expert Partner Content, Leadership, Strategy|Tags: , |

Engage In Collective Wisdom To Drive Your Technical Transformation Success

Provided By: NeuEon - Originally Published by Forbes Technology Council Connect with peers on this topic and others at the MIDMRKT CIO Forum. Based on McKinsey’s research, only one in three change management plans succeed -- largely due to employee resistance and lack of management support. Mastering the human aspects of change is key to transformation. [...]

2019-11-12T11:21:58-05:00October 2nd, 2019|Categories: Expert Partner Content, Leadership|Tags: , , |

Three Ways To Set The Right Pace For Organizational Transformation

Provided By: NeuEon - Originally Published by Forbes Technology Council Connect with peers on this topic and others at the MIDMRKT CIO Forum. On April 16, 2018, Desiree “Desi” Linden became the first U.S. woman to win the Boston Marathon in 33 years. Marathons are obviously hard, but this was one for the books, with a [...]

2019-10-02T20:11:01-04:00October 2nd, 2019|Categories: Best Practices, Expert Partner Content, Leadership|Tags: , |