Change Happens

Change Happens

Change is all around us. It happens every day to everyone.  Some people are more comfortable with change than others. Many struggle with it. Nevertheless, it happens, and it is happening a lot these days, especially in business. Business climates are demanding...
Life happens…and then I learn.

Life happens…and then I learn.

“I Have Learned” has shown up on the internet many times over the last 20 years under many versions attributed to various authors.   The first time I was exposed to it was April 1999. This very long poem was printed on a sheet of paper found in my then recently...
Starting Out On Solid Ground

Starting Out On Solid Ground

Congratulations, you are starting a new role. You’ve made it through the selection process, accepted the offer, and signed the paperwork. You will be working with a new team at a new company in an IT Leadership role. The only thing left is to anticipate the first...
CIO = Big Job

CIO = Big Job

Do you identify with the statement: “CIO = Big Job?” Many others are right there with you, me included.    What does being a CIO mean to you? What challenges do CIO’s face?     The CIO faces pressures from all sides.   Did you know that 50-60% of newly appointed...