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Ain't Nobody's Business But Your Own
by Dan Burger
- The distance between the IT department and the executive suite in some IBM midrange shops makes a trip to Mars seem like a hop, skip, and a jump. How do you close that gap?
- For one thing, you probably will need to learn another language. No, not Java. Not HTML, either. It's the language of business.
- Emphasizing business benefits is Oberholtzer's strongest advice, and that's done by steering clear of technical dialogue and learning how to talk in terms of business advantages.