Research

Robina regularly undertakes research projects in a number of specialist areas. Recent assignments have included:

Writing

Robina regularly writes articles for journals and magazines. She has also written four management books:

The Art of IT Management

The Art of IT Management:
Practical tools and techniques

(ISBN 978-1780172903)

“A great resource for new and experienced managers to deliver transformative business results and, in doing so, propel their careers forward — a must read!”

Kim Stevenson, Corporate Vice President and Chief Information Officer, Intel Corporation

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Building a Winning Team

Building a Winning Team: Technical leadership capabilities

(ISBN 978-1780173894)

“An easy read, this covers all the important points on how to step into a leadership role – especially if you work in IT. Just because you have the technical skills, doesn’t mean you know how to lead a group of technical people. This book will show you the way. ”

Pat Brans, Business & Technology Journalist, Business School Professor & author of Master the Moment

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Delivering Benefit

Delivering Benefit: Technical leadership capabilities

(ISBN 978-1780173986)

“A very practical and usable guide to improving your working environment, increasing the value of your contribution and enhancing the quality of the legacy you leave behind.”

Tanya Foster-Fitzgerald, CIO, Raytheon

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Growing Yourself as a Leader

Growing Yourself as a Leader: Technical leadership capabilities

(ISBN 978-1780173917)

“The structure of the book is constantly engaging and it’s encouraged me to think in entirely new ways about established topics.”

Simon La Fosse, Founder & Chairman of La Fosse Associates

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30 Key Questions that unlock Management - How do I...?

30 Key Questions that Unlock Management: How do I…?

(ISBN 978-1849283441)

“This book is for real managers grappling with real managerial problems; a fantastic read and full of advice that really works!”

Robert Ruehl, Director, Pan-European Retail Multiple

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Changing the IT leader's Mindset

Changing the IT Leader’s Mindset: Time for revolution rather than evolution

(ISBN 978-1849280655)

“This book is a must read, providing insight on personal branding, innovation and how to gain board-level recognition.”

Cathy Holly, Partner, Boyden Global Executive Search & Interim Management

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Corporate Politics for IT Managers

Corporate Politics for IT Managers: How to get Streetwise

(ISBN 978-0750647922)

“If a fraction of those who read the book do something positive with the ideas presented, the state of UK PLC will be forever enriched.”

Judith Scott, Chief Executive, British Computer Society

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