The First 90 Days: Triage & execution for new IT managers

By Jon Xavier


This is the fourth post in our ongoing series: The First 90 Days.  When you're coming into

In IT, your day will happily fill itself with "urgent" work if you let it. Good triage and day planning skills are what separate a good IT manager from a great one. Read more »

The First 90 Days: Planning & Forecasting for new IT Managers


This is the third post in our ongoing series: The First 90 Days. When you're coming into a company as

You'll have a lot of work to do as an IT manager, and a lot of it comes out you without warning. Here's how to make a plan to get to all of it, including the work you can't plan for. Read more »

The First 90 Days: New IT manager situation audit

By Jon Xavier


This is the second post in our ongoing series: The First 90 Days. When you're coming into

A full audit of technology, processes, and people is the first thing you should do as a new IT manager. Here's our advice on how to do it right. Read more »