Articles By Bart Perkins

Ban, control or condone? Dealing with consumer devices in the workplace

Ten years ago, most people used more advanced technology when they went to work than they did at home. Today, that has been turned on its head. Many employees have newer technology at

Published on: April 1st, 2010 Bart Perkins

Good reasons why video games are great for the workplace

Computer games are good, right? They're stimulating, challenging and fun. Just keep them out of the workplace. That's what we've always been told, even though "stimulating, challenging and fun" are things the work

Published on: November 10th, 2009 Bart Perkins

Eight points to ponder before joining a small consulting firm

As a result of the shaky economy, many IT professionals have recently lost their jobs, and more layoffs lurk ahead. Many tech workers will consider joining or forming small boutique consulting firms with

Published on: January 23rd, 2009 Bart Perkins

Don’t be a CHUMP

Job descriptions for CIOs vary widely. Some companies recognize that day-to-day IT activities often make it difficult to undertake long-term planning.They create a corporate CIO position for someone whose sole purpose will be

Published on: November 17th, 2007 Bart Perkins