The CIO of $45 billion AutoDesk walks us through the ‘slap’ technique that tech chiefs should use to make themselves understood across departments

Companies are creating billion-dollar programs to educate employees on technology like blockchain and artificial intelligence. While those efforts are aimed at getting workers more comfortable with the advanced applications, that doesn’t mean everyone will become an expert. That’s why chief information officers need to speak like a person when working outside the IT department, a skill Autodesk CIO Prakash Kota calls “slap.” Click here for more BI Prime content. Companies are spending billions of dollars to get employees comfortable with the newest technology. While that helps to improve tech literacy, it doesn’t mean everyone is going to be an expert on cloud computing, artificial intelligence, or other advanced systems that… Read More

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The CIO of $45 billion AutoDesk walks us through the ‘slap’ technique that tech chiefs should use to make themselves understood across departments

Companies are creating billion-dollar programs to educate employees on technology like blockchain and artificial intelligence. While those efforts are aimed at getting workers more comfortable with the advanced applications, that doesn’t mean everyone will become an expert. That’s why chief information officers need to speak like a person when working outside the IT department, a skill Autodesk CIO Prakash Kota calls “slap.” Click here for more BI Prime content. Companies are spending billions of dollars to get employees comfortable with the newest technology. While that helps to improve tech literacy, it doesn’t mean everyone is going to be an expert on cloud computing, artificial intelligence, or other advanced systems that… Read More

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The CIO of $45 billion AutoDesk walks us through the ‘slap’ technique that tech chiefs should use to make themselves understood across departments

Companies are creating billion-dollar programs to educate employees on technology like blockchain and artificial intelligence. While those efforts are aimed at getting workers more comfortable with the advanced applications, that doesn’t mean everyone will become an expert. That’s why chief information officers need to speak like a person when working outside the IT department, a skill Autodesk CIO Prakash Kota calls “slap.” Click here for more BI Prime content. Companies are spending billions of dollars to get employees comfortable with the newest technology. While that helps to improve tech literacy, it doesn’t mean everyone is going to be an expert on cloud computing, artificial intelligence, or other advanced systems that… Read More

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6 crucial steps I took to quit my job and grow my freelance business to nearly $300,000 a year in revenue in just 2 years

Morgan Overholt is the founder and owner of Morgan Media LLC, a graphic design agency. After reaching a breaking point at her in-office job in 2017, she quit to freelance on her own. Within three months of leaving, she made the equivalent of her 9-to-5 salary; now, she employs other people as part of her business. Overholt recommends learning to sell yourself and using job marketplaces to find work. Click here for more BI Prime stories. In 2017, I made the life-altering decision to quit my “normal” 9-to-5 job and pursue a new career as a full-time freelancer. Leaving behind the comfort of that guaranteed salary wasn’t an easy decision.… Read More

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6 crucial steps I took to quit my job and grow my freelance business to nearly $300,000 a year in revenue in just 2 years

Morgan Overholt is the founder and owner of Morgan Media LLC, a graphic design agency. After reaching a breaking point at her in-office job in 2017, she quit to freelance on her own. Within three months of leaving, she made the equivalent of her 9-to-5 salary; now, she employs other people as part of her business. Overholt recommends learning to sell yourself and using job marketplaces to find work. Click here for more BI Prime stories. In 2017, I made the life-altering decision to quit my “normal” 9-to-5 job and pursue a new career as a full-time freelancer. Leaving behind the comfort of that guaranteed salary wasn’t an easy decision.… Read More

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6 crucial steps I took to quit my job and grow my freelance business to nearly $300,000 a year in revenue in just 2 years

Morgan Overholt is the founder and owner of Morgan Media LLC, a graphic design agency. After reaching a breaking point at her in-office job in 2017, she quit to freelance on her own. Within three months of leaving, she made the equivalent of her 9-to-5 salary; now, she employs other people as part of her business. Overholt recommends learning to sell yourself and using job marketplaces to find work. Click here for more BI Prime stories. In 2017, I made the life-altering decision to quit my “normal” 9-to-5 job and pursue a new career as a full-time freelancer. Leaving behind the comfort of that guaranteed salary wasn’t an easy decision.… Read More

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