Design Thinking and Breakthrough Change
Last month when I brought up the topic of design thinking, I focused on its human-centered nature and its emphasis on iteration over perfection. Those two core features were reinforced by the opening keynote at EDUCAUSE Connect: Baltimore last week, when Kevin Jones (see...
Heather McCullough is head of digital scholarship at the University of North Carolina Charlotte. In this conversation with Marilu Goodyear, she talks about what that position title means in her daily work and details some recent projects in digital scholarship.
This is the second in a three-post series related to the CIO Pipeline Challenge. Part 1 raised the potential of a “fracturing” of the CIO role into component parts (strategist and plumber), and Part 3 will address the need for a different view of “plumbers and plumbing.”
Everything that IT leaders do involves a negotiation in one way or another. Yet, focusing on negotiation skills is one of the last things we do when thinking about the professional development needs of our organizations.
Once, while thumbing through a magazine on a cross-country flight, I noticed an advertisement featuring a very distinguished-looking gentleman named Chester Karrass, whose testimonial stated, “In business as in life, you don’t get what you deserve;...