Bart Perkins

Contributing Columnist

Bart Perkins is managing partner at Louisville, Ky.-based Leverage Partners Inc., which helps organizations invest well in IT.

4 keys to getting funding for your IT project

Red flags to look for when making a big IT purchase

Red flags to look for when making a big IT purchase

If making a big buy is at all unusual for your team, you’re at a disadvantage to vendor salespeople who do nothing else. Here are some danger signs to look out for.

Does your performance review process need a performance review?

Does your performance review process need a performance review?

Reviews are a source of anxiety and stress on both sides, but they’re still important tools for setting expectations.

Online advertising has a dark side, but IT can shed some light

Online advertising has a dark side, but IT can shed some light

There are many ways that online numbers can be inflated that have nothing to do with real people looking at actual ads or content.

How to save your job from the intelligent robots

How to save your job from the intelligent robots

In the future the most effective IT staff will have empathy as well as technical skills.

Have you aggravated a telemarketer today?

Have you aggravated a telemarketer today?

Roger Anderson’s Jolly Roger Telephone Co. offers sweet revenge against all those annoying callers.

Supply chains: Danger ahead!

Supply chains: Danger ahead!

Among the many things that can complicate the supply chain for multinationals, legislation and regulation can be the hardest to master.

Are we clear? Writing well can be key to your career

Are we clear? Writing well can be key to your career

Writing is an important communication tool that none of us can ignore.

Get ready for virtual digital assistants in the enterprise

Get ready for virtual digital assistants in the enterprise

Like smartphones and tablets before them, they’re coming, whether IT wants them or not. Are you prepared?

Fight for your right to repair

Fight for your right to repair

Buyers should have the right to repair equipment they purchase.

Out of focus: The multitasking dilemma

Out of focus: The multitasking dilemma

Just about everyone is doing it, but no one does it well.

IT can score with reverse mentoring

IT can score with reverse mentoring

That senior executive who has his emails printed out represents a golden opportunity for IT.

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