What To Do When You Don’t Get The Job

September 21, 2017

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!As an IT manager you go to work every day, you do the best job possible using the IT manager skills that you have, and you hope that your boss notices the good work that you are doing. We all […]

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How To Get Ahead When Dealing With Aggressive Colleagues

September 14, 2017

A little competition in the workplace can’t be a bad thing, can it? Generally speaking, no; however, as with all such things in life there are some exceptions. One such exception is when you find yourself facing a hypercompetitive coworker. You know who I’m talking about: it’s that person in your office who wants to […]

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How To Be Successful With A Boss Who Is Far Away

August 31, 2017

The nature of what it really means to “go to work” has been changing for a long time. Nowadays there is a very good chance that you and your boss may not work in the same office. You (or your boss) may work from home or be operating out of a different office. What this […]

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The Problem With Visa’s New Chip Payment Cards

August 24, 2017

So let’s be clear about this: I am all for more security when it comes to my credit cards. On more than one occasion I’ve discovered that somebody out there has “cloned” my credit card and is running around town buying things with it. The good news is that the credit card company detects what […]

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How Much Time Is Your Team Spending On Facebook?

August 17, 2017

As an IT manager you are responsible for using your IT manager skills to make sure that your team is able to accomplish the tasks that have been assigned to them. What this means for you is that you need to use your IT manager training to create a workplace atmosphere that is going to […]

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3 Mistakes That IT Managers Need To Avoid Making

August 10, 2017

As we work towards trying to become better IT managers, we tend to focus on our IT manager skills in order to determine either what we are not currently doing or what we could be doing better. However, it turns out that there is something else that we need to be doing: making sure that […]

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The Two Things That It Takes To Be A Great IT Manager

August 3, 2017

With a little luck, we all enjoy being an IT manager. Unlike back in the days when we were simply rank-and-file workers in the IT department, now that we are managers we get to control things. We are in charge of a team of IT professionals and it’s our responsibility to use our IT manager […]

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How Can IT Managers Make Their Old Business Look Like New Business?

July 27, 2017

As an IT manager one of the most critical tasks that has been assigned to you is to use your IT manager skills to build a world-class IT team that will be able to provide your company with the tools that they will need in order to be successful. However, if you find yourself working […]

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How IT Leaders Can Make Video Conferences Work For Them, Not Against Them

July 20, 2017

Once upon a time, we used to have to travel to go to meetings. No matter if the meeting was just down the hall, across town, or in another city / country. We needed to leave where we were and go there in order to work things out with other people. The good news is […]

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IT Managers Want To Know What Makes The Great Managers Great

July 13, 2017

Sure it’s great to be an IT manager, but we all want to become better at this job. We want to be the manager that everyone in the company wants to come work for. We want to be the manager that all of the other managers seek out when they need advice. These are all […]

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