Laurianne McLaughlin on Muck Rack

Laurianne McLaughlin Verified

Editor-in-Chief, — InformationWeek
Is this you? Contact us to claim or edit this page

Editor-in-Chief, Speaks cloud, virtualization, big data and foodie Italian. Dream residence: Key West.

'Why Not?' Power Phrase For Women In Tech — Don't talk yourself out of challenges, jobs, or life experiences, female tech leaders at Interop advise IT professionals -- and a group of high school students in attendance. Everyone should have a mental toolbox.

The New CIO: C Stands For Change — What does the CIO role look like now, and what will it look like in the future? Experts at Interop share the key skills and traits that will soon separate the winners from the losers. IT execs love to recount an old-school joke: CIO stands for "career is over."

Real IT Wives: 10 Signs You're In The Club — Behind many a good IT person stands a patient spouse. If you've attended IT department holiday parties full of Costco snacks and awkward silences, you qualify. I will never be a "real housewife" of New Jersey, Orange County, or anywhere else. I belong to a more unusual club: Real IT Wives.

CIO Of The Future In One Word: Fast — David Wright, CIO of McGraw-Hill Education, has a clear vision of IT's future. Learn from his experience and pick his brain at InformationWeek's IT Leadership Summit at Interop New York. IT leaders from many industries lead conversations with me with the same word: speed.

Welcome To IT Life — Tech's lighter side. Nostalgia. Parody. The agony and ecstasy of IT careers. You'll find all this and more in InformationWeek's new IT Life section. Some technology trends, movements, or happenings deserve a special dose of snark. So do some IT bosses. And sometimes IT pros just want to talk World of Warcraft, not DevOps.

4 Startups To Watch At Interop — Interop New York's Startup Hot Seat lets you ask startup leaders about intriguing new products, from cloud services to network automation tools. Take a sneak peek at the lineup. (Click image for larger view and slideshow.)

Salary Negotiation For Women: Ask The Expert — InformationWeek salary survey data shows the gender pay gap remains alive and well in IT. One reason: Women walk a tricky tightrope during the negotiation process. Do you fear you bring home less money than the guy in the office next door? If you're a female IT executive, you're probably right.

BYOD Expectations Just Keep Rising: InformationWeek Video — Wasn't BYOD supposed to be easier for IT to manage by now? That was before it became bring your own everything. A funny thing happened to BYOD on its way to the tech acronym hall of fame: Bring your own device programs became about much more than devices.

H.D. Smith CIO On BYOD Challenges — David Guzman, CIO at H.D. Smith, discusses alternatives to the my way or the highway style of management.

Coca-Cola Bottling CIO Talks BYOD: Part 1 — Onyeka Nchege, the CIO of Coca-Cola Bottling, speaks at IW conference on how to provide business partners with more options.
More Articles →

Learn how to connect with Laurianne on social media by joining Muck Rack Pro

Are You a Journalist?

Make a Portfolio

Create a free Muck Rack account to customize your profile and upload a portfolio of your best work.

Share This Profile