What makes a great CIO

Is your small- to medium-sized business (SMB) looking to hire a Chief Information Officer (CIO)? If so, do you know what to look out for? Before you even post your job opening, you should be familiar with the key aspects that make a great CIO. To make things less stressful for you, here are some of the top qualities you need to consider when looking for a CIO.

Fits in
Before anything else, you need to be sure that the person you’ll hire will be a perfect fit for your company's culture.

Improve employee morale with IT

Having high morale in the workplace is key to business success. When employees feel happy and appreciated, there is better productivity, improved work attendance and timeliness, less staff turnover, and increased customer loyalty.

To boost employee morale, some companies go so far as to leverage IT. Here’s why.

5 Ways to create a productive digital workspace

Any conversation on business development ultimately mentions digital transformation, but it's easier said than done. A digital workspace isn’t something that happens overnight. Rather than being a single-phased project, it’s a long-term process that helps your business adapt to the constant pace of technological and market change.

Our top cybersecurity predictions for 2020

Legitimate organizations aren’t the only ones investing in technological innovation. Cybercrime also continues to evolve as new vulnerabilities are uncovered and data becomes evermore valuable.

Fortunately, exploring the trends of the last couple of years allows us to make educated predictions about the threats of tomorrow.

5 Tips for building a backup and recovery plan that works

Virtually every modern business depends on its data and technology infrastructure, meaning a backup and disaster recovery plan is no longer something that’s just nice to have — it’s critical for ensuring business continuity. While no one likes to dwell on the likelihood and potential impact of a disaster occurring, having a backup strategy will give you peace of mind, and here’s how you build one.

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