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Do you use video on your website?

In case you haven’t noticed video clips are becoming very important on websites. If your website does not have videos and your competition does you could be missing out.

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Executives: Teach IT professionals to keep it short

When one of your IT professionals sends you an e-mail message, is the message three paragraphs long? Do you have time to read the entire message?

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IT professionals have to cooperate

A common complaint I receive from IT professionals is, “Senior management is using very insecure practices.” I have to explain that as long as the senior management made an informed decision and they are aware of the risks they are taking, IT needs to follow their ruling.

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Executives-are you making informed decisions?

Often IT provides senior management with IT options, but fails to adequately inform the executives what the consequences are to a selected action.

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