Stories by David Raths

The fixers

The company has already gone through two CIOs this year, and it's only April 1. During the job interview, the CEO tells you that you have six months to turn IT around, because the company is being positioned for sale. And by the way, feel free to fire all 50 current IT staffers.
Would you take this job? Terry Knecht did.

Written by David Raths30 June 07 22:00


It's still a "Man Bites Dog" story when a CIO is promoted to CEO, but more CIOs, especially in financial services, are making the leap.

Written by David Raths27 Dec. 06 08:00