Stories by Vawn Himmelsbach

Why CIOs fail - and what they can do about it

Many CIOs are not rising to the level of seniority or executive contribution they feel they should be. Why not? It comes down to key areas of leadership failure, such as focusing on inputs instead of outcomes, or failing to use metrics that the rest of the business understands.

Written by Vawn Himmelsbach08 Feb. 11 22:00

How viable is your vendor?

In uncertain economic times, you may feel wary when choosing a technology partner. If that vendor goes belly-up, you don't want to be left out in the cold with technology you can't support or has no upgrade path.

Written by Vawn Himmelsbach02 Dec. 09 04:14