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Papers, Post-its, and Pedometers: Why Modernisation Is About More than Just Technology

Getting the most out of IT investments requires corresponding changes in how things are done. Too often, that half of the equation is overlooked – and modernisation becomes a zero-sum game.

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Today’s CIOs build and maintain solid business relationships

The CIO at the University of the District of Columbia shares why trust and communication are critical to the success of today’s higher ed CIOs.

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Meeting workforce needs through shared technology

CSCU improves efficiency and speeds time to graduation by implementing shared technology to change the service delivery paradigm.

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Digital Transformation: Where do you start?

Digital transformation is our new blockchain. However, digital transformation can feel somewhat less tangible than other technology ‘hot topics’ but we must start somewhere.

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Change management doesn’t end at go-live

Once the project is completed, the work isn’t over. Change management is a continuing process.

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Change management: The crucial role of engagement

Getting all the right people together for a project is only half the battle. For effective change management, you must keep everyone engaged.

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How to be a successful CIO in higher education

Being a CIO in higher education differs from other business sectors. Listen to an experienced CIO talk about the skills that IT leaders need to succeed.

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The importance of alignment in change management

Looking to make a change at your institution? You’ll need support and alignment to make it work.

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Change management isn't a checklist—it's about adoption

Change in higher ed is inevitable—but how an institution tackles those changes can make all the difference