H-1B Visa: Good Intentions Gone Astray

Has the H-1B process gone from adding hard to find skills that will strengthen the U.S. to one now mostly profiting foreign corporations?

Do Managers Really Matter?

Google did not think management had much value for an engineering driven organization of self starters and high achievers. They decided to find out if Managers do really matter. Here's what they discovered.

Looking Ahead at Technology Priorities for 2017 and Beyond

As we wind down the year, here's a look at the trends which technology leadership says will be impacting the IT organization in 2017 and beyond.   

How to Work More Deeply in a Distracted World - Part 1: Why

By design, distractions are everywhere in a digital world, yet working deeply may be the most important ability we need to be successful in the new economy. A new book, Deep Work, by Cal Newport provides great insight into how we can better overcome this paradox.

Leadership At Mid-Market Companies Are Raising The Stakes on Technology

Emboldened by previous results, leadership at Mid-Market companies are making larger wagers on technology investments as they build strategies around them.  

6 Lessons from John F. Kennedy for Any Leader

In October of 1962, President Kennedy and his team, faced a crisis that could have resulted in global catastrophe.  Are there lessons to be learned from their successful experience for business leaders facing far less grave situations?

How To Keep IT Talent Once You've Got It

Finding and hiring the tech specialists to help you enable your 2.0-strategies is only half the challenge. Retaining them once you've brought them on is the next.

Correcting the IT Partner Disconnect

Both the business and the IT organization agree that a tighter partnership is needed to advance the technology goals of the company. So why isn't it happening?