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April 07, 2015
At the Gartner Business Intelligence and Analytics Summit, filmmaker Francis Ford Coppola discussed the power of gut feel and why he thinks the movie business will soon be taken over by tech moguls.
March 13, 2015
PayPal looks to startup Paydiant to rev up its mobile strategy and catalyze innovation.
November 24, 2014
With viable job and training opportunities finally emerging, the time is now for CISOs and hiring managers to boost infosec's ranks with non-traditional candidates.
October 17, 2014
Innovation and challenging work is driving high IT job satisfaction and minimal active job hunting among IT executives, according to TechTarget's 2014 IT Salary Survey, but those aren't the only reasons some people are staying put.
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Tom Koulopoulos, co-author of "The Gen Z Effect" spoke to SearchCIO about how Gen Z-ers think about privacy, data ownership and failure, and what CIOs should do about it. Continue Reading
Hortonworks files for an initial public offering, but big data enthusiasts shouldn't break out the bubbly just yet, according to analysts. The Data Mill reports. Continue Reading
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IT innovation is on every CIO's agenda -- or it should be. Before plotting your strategy, consider these eight tips from 7-Eleven's innovation guru. Continue Reading
Listen up IT executives, it's time to stop pondering the IT skills gap and adapt leadership, training and recruiting styles to resolve it. IT and business strategist Harvey Koeppel explains how. Continue Reading
Author and consultant Roxi Bahar Hewertson's new book, 'Lead Like It Matters Because It Does,' contends that businesses do a poor job of picking their leaders. She explains why in this Q&A with SearchCIO's Nicole Laskowski. Continue Reading
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How important is being a good speaker to a CIO's career? It may be the single biggest factor for success, according to CIOs from Johnson & Johnson, Starwood Hotels, Southern Company and Walmart. Continue Reading
No one clings to hierarchy like the data center team, but with DevOps and cloud architectures, SDWTs are finding their way into the racks. Continue Reading
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