jim sanders IT




About Jim

Jim is an IT executive with extensive experience as a systems and applications development leader in retail, manufacturing and service-related industries. He has directed teams of technical and business unit representatives through full system life cycle projects including

  • Software development and maintenance
  • Deployment initiatives as a result of mergers and acquisitions
  • Customer relationship management and vendor management of outsourced resources

While Jim’s educational background is in business administration, his technical career has included technologies in mainframe, distributed systems, client-server and web applications.


Recent Blog Posts

Continual Learning and the T-Shaped Person

In a recent post, I mentioned that I listen to a lot of podcasts while working out, and that they stimulate ideas and help me stay up to date on things in business and technology. I thought it might be interesting to share some of my “go to” podcasts. When I look at...

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The Right Tool for the Job

One of the ways I pass the time on my daily elliptical workout at the gym is to listen to podcasts. Sure, I can pedal faster and longer to some great tunes, but listening to business-oriented shows helps me keep up to date with what’s going on in business and...

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The Value of Experimentation

A couple of years ago, I was asked to be on a panel discussion at a local SIM (Society for Information Management) conference. The topic of the panel was Can IT Become The Engine of Enterprise Innovation: The CEO and CIO Perspective. As the title suggests, the panel...

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