Sun.May 26, 2019

Reimagine Apprenticeships for Today’s Talent Development


Apprenticeships first emerged in the later Middle Ages as a way to teach people the skills needed for a career. Today, you may need a COBOL programmer to learn how to be a cloud architect or a help desk service delivery specialist to become a cybersecurity analyst. These are career changes, not just reskilling efforts. Apprenticeships are key to these career transitions; they just look a little different in today’s business world. swg_ad id="28662"].

Three Digital Continuums to Run a High Mature Digital Business

Future of CIO

Companies must master at managing digital continuums well to gain differentiated advantages by pushing the boundaries of a more complicated business mix.

The Best “Paradox” Quotes of “Digital Master” May 2019

Future of CIO

The paradox is like the two sides of the coin, they are not just opposite, but also complementary, to make it a whole.

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The Monthly Communication Brief: Overcoming Communication Gaps May 2019

Future of CIO

Communication is not just the soft discipline, it’s both art and science.

An Adult Conversation About Estimates

Speaker: Beekey Cheung, Software Consultant, Professor Beekums, LLC

Estimates are a contentious topic in software development. Most of our development teams hate providing estimates and many managers are starting to view them as unnecessary. As senior software leaders, how can we determine whether estimates are helpful or harmful to our teams? We are excited to be joined by Beekey Cheung, a software consultant and blogger known as Professor Beekums, who has helped many leaders and teams go from fearing estimates to using them appropriately. He'll walk us through the value of estimates, how to overcome the hesitancy many have in giving them, and how to provide better estimates.