Business

Key Information Systems Announces Appointment of Director of Sales (MESA)

Key Information Systems has announced that Todd Smith has been appointed as the new Director of Sales across the company. Mr. Smith has more than 25 years of experience in the IT i... More

Salesforce Releases ‘Letter to Our Customers’ for COVID-19 Update (HITS)

Together, we are facing a truly unprecedented situation. The global coronavirus pandemic is affecting all of our families, our businesses, our communities, and our way of life. Dur... More

Coronavirus: 3 Things CIOs Need to Do Now (CIO)

Gartner has recommended three short-term actions that chief information officers should take to prepare for business disruptions as a result of the coronavirus health crisis. “Wi... More

DXC Technology Appoints New HR Leader for India (ET)

DXC Technology has brought on board Lokendra Sethi as its vice-president of HR, said a company statement issued today. Sethi will drive the human resource strategy for the company ... More

It’s Time to Reset the IT Talent Model (MIT Sloan)

How do you identify which talent in your technology teams create the most value for your business? This question plagues IT leaders and gets at the heart of a conundrum many organi... More

Empower Employees: Let Them Choose How to Give Back (Salesforce Blog)

Salesforce.org Philanthropy Cloud is built on a simple idea: give employees an easy way to give back through their workplaces to the causes they care about. And just as they do in ... More

The Digital Talent Gap Extends Into the C-Suite, Too (Forbes)

With automation, AI and other technology-driven changes to their workplaces, it’s a challenge keeping up with the training or educational requirements of the workforce. But perha... More

The 12 CIO Skills Every Company Wants (CIO)

What are the skills that every company needs in its CIO? How does an experienced CIO recruiter assess those skills during candidate interviews?... More

IT Salary Report 2020: Get Paid What You are Worth (IW)

It's a good time to be an IT pro. The economy is strong. Unemployment is low. Plus, IT is not just a business cost center anymore. Tech is now core to business operations, creating... More

Want to Keep Your Employees Productive? Pay Attention to Shadow IT Clues (Forbes)

Employees use tools at their disposal to get work done, but if these tools (often legacy) hamper collaboration or are inflexible, they’ll turn to less secure options for the sake... More

How to Manage the Continuum of Change (Forbes)

Many businesses have survived painful initiatives with less than perfect change programs in place and can name at least one time when they wished they had never migrated from a leg... More

3 Best Practices to Cultivate Loyalty in Customer Service (Zendesk Blog)

Not long ago, loyalty in customer service was fairly simple, both in meaning and in method. Great brand name? This alone will inspire loyalty. Solid rewards program? That’ll keep... More

edgescan Marks Six Years, Rolls Out New Features (HITS)

January marked the sixth anniversary of cybersecurity firm edgescan, and the company already has updates to its platform in store for 2020. Born in 2014, out of frustration with th... More

DXC Technology Adds Drumgoole as CIO, EVP (HITS)

DXC Technology has brought on board longtime IT industry vet Chris Drumgoole as its CIO and EVP, the seventh addition to DXC president and CEO Mike Salvino’s leadership team sinc... More

Amazon Donates $2M to Seattle-Based Nonprofits to Expand Access to STEM, Computer Science Education (HITS)

Amazon announced a $2 million total donation to two Washington nonprofit organizations working to make STEM and computer science education more accessible, equitable, and meaningfu... More

Convergent Risks Expands U.S. Office, Offers Additional Services (HITS)

Risk assessment and compliance services firm Convergent Risks has recently expanded its U.S. offices in Sherman Oaks, Calif. to both support new services and offer more space for s... More

Tamr Honored as a ‘Best Place to Work’ (HITS)

Tamr has been included on Built In Boston's list of Best Midsize Companies to Work for in 2020. Companies are selected based on data submitted by companies and their employees. (mo... More

DXC Technology Names Bagal as Global Delivery Chief (MESA)

Enterprise technology firm DXC Technology has named industry vet Vinod Bagal as its new EVP of global transformation, and lead on global delivery, where he’ll be charged with str... More

5 Ways IT Can Match the Pace of Business (Thrive)

Traditional IT approaches have been careful and methodical by design. That was great — until now. Today most businesses on the transformation journey are in a big hurry to differ... More

Top Work Trends for 2020 and Beyond (Digitalist)

Are you ready for flextime and remote work and BYO devices and gig workers and all the rest? Because I can tell you, big businesses are, and as a result, they will snag the best an... More