If you're pursuing an IT Director job, you already realize there's a special challenge in your search. Your resume must be written to show technical aptitude, plus demonstrate leadership problem-solving and team management skills (crucial for a later move to VP or CIO positions). Climbing the corporate ladder to a higher-level IT leadership role requires that you first take stock of … Continue reading How to Make Your IT Director Resume Really Pop
Recently, I had a conversation with an executive who was concerned about the effectiveness of her resume. While I can’t comment on how well it represented her (since I’m not familiar with her career), I couldn’t help but notice the diverse job goals listed across the top: “CIO – Operations Director - CEO.” Wow! That’s … Continue reading Is Your Executive Resume Stretched Too Thin?
Are you a rising star in the IT world eager for a shot at the CIO role? Ascending from IT Director or VP takes more than just showing how you’ve leveraged the technology itself: you’ll need to first put yourself in the C-suite on paper.As described by my recent article in ComputerWorld, most would-be technology executives … Continue reading CIO Resumes: Mining IT Projects for Strategic Benefit