How much time every day do you spend thinking about risk? No matter what your answer was, I’m willing to bet that you are not spending enough time on this important subject. Every IT manager knows that there are risks all around us each and every day. In fact, the number of risks that your … Read more5 Things That An IT Manager Needs To Know About Risk
Becoming an IT manager is a difficult thing to do. It turns out that staying IT manager once you reach this lofty position is also very hard to do. I don’t think that there are any market studies on this, but I know of many IT professionals who became managers only to get demoted later … Read more4 Tips For Staying An IT Manager Once You Become An IT Manager
Some people believe that being an IT manager is a glamorous job. However, these people don’t know about all of the complicated personnel related issues that IT Managers have to deal with. One such issue is rather unpleasant – the firing of IT team members. Sometimes it has to be done, but when you do … Read more5 Tips For IT Managers Who Have To Fire Employees
We all want to become better IT managers, but the big question is always how? Sure, sure – we could attend yet another online technical training program in order to get some IT manager training and boost our IT manager skills, but those never seem to really change how good of an IT manager we … Read moreTake The Test: How Good Are You At These 5 IT Manager Skills?
When you decided that you wanted to go into IT, I’m willing to bet that you thought that this meant that you had closed the door on a career in what are traditionally called the business fields: sales and marketing. Well guess what, that door isn’t really closed, it’s actually open just a bit. This … Read moreHow An IT Manager Does Marketing