Eric Bloom is the Executive Director of the IT Management and Leadership Institute, TEDx speaker, #1 Amazon bestselling author, former nationally syndicated columnist, contributing writer to, technologist, and a research advisor for International Data Corporation (IDC).   Prior to his current role, Eric was a senior IT executive at various firms such as Fidelity Investments, and Independence Investments.


Eric is also the Past President of National Speakers Association New England, Certified Professional Speaker (CSP), and the author of various books, including:

            • Office Influence: Get What You Want from The Mailroom to the Boardroom
            • Productivity Driven Success: Hidden Secrets of Organizational Efficiency (#1 Amazon bestseller)
            • The CIO’s Guide to Staff Needs, Growth, and Productivity
            • Your IT Career: Get Noticed, Get Promoted, and Build Your Professional Brand
            • Manager Mechanics: Tips and Advice for First-Time Managers


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