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  • Redefining failure in IT

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  • Hybrid cloud: the go-to model for enterprises

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  • CIOs should look for the 3 C's: character, collaboration and competence

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    John McGregor, CIO of Kronos Inc., looks for employees with the technical skills to fit roles at his company, but it is also thinks it's important that they work in a way that supports the overall company culture. When he hires Kronites (what they call their employees), he specifically looks for three C’s: character, collaboration, and competence. Additionally, Kronos fosters an environment where individuals are valued and they have a heavy emphasis on collaboration.
  • How do you make a good technologist into a good leader?

    Video Beige CIO
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  • How to overcome the culture of “no” in your IT department

    Conference Table CIO
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  • How CIOs can make users happy

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