Crafting a Future-Ready Tech Blueprint for Your Success

With My 6 Month CIO Consulting Service.

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Strategic Tech Alignment

A comprehensive evaluation of your current technology landscape, ensuring it aligns perfectly with your business mission and goals.

Enhanced Cybersecurity Posture

In-depth cybersecurity assessments and recommendations, bolstering your defenses against modern threats

Business Growth Opportunities

Identification and analysis of tech-driven opportunities tailored to your business, ensuring you stay ahead of the competition.

Technology Calibration:

  • Clearly defining your business mission
  • Formalizing your internal RASCI (roles and responsibilities)
  • Define Your Key Business Metrics
  • Define Your Key Business Financials
  • Establishing Your Decision Making Process

Technology Evaluation:

  • Accrued Technical Debt
  • End-User Support
  • Cost Evaluation
  • Cross Functional Opportunities
  • KPI Review
  • Network Doc Review

Cybersecurity Evaluation:

  • System Security Plan Review (SSP)
  • Digital Risk Assessment
  • Regulatory Compliance Determination

Risk Playbook:

  • Determine Prioritization of High Risk Impact /High Likelihood of Occurence Items
  • Determine High Impact Improvements

Standard Operating Procedure Playbook:

  • Develop Workflows for Repeated Tasks, includes:
  • Onboarding Employees
  • Offboarding Employees
  • Patching Systems
  • Standard IT Configuration
  • Communication Flow

Project Management Framework:

  • Develop Framework For Project Management Deployments
  • Charter-Approval
  • Stakeholders
  • Communication
  • Risk
  • Change Management
  • Test
  • Deploy
  • Review

Staff Training and Development Review:

  • Certifications
  • Continuing Education
  • Cybersecurity Awareness Training

One to One Consulting:

  • High Touch
  • 6-Month Program
  • Work with Your Existing Team to Develop
  • Create a New Baseline For Business Growth
  • 25 Years of Experience (MBA, CISSP, PMP)

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Testimonials

★★★★★

“John has always been an exceptional industry partner with a clear command of information technology, running the spectrum from policy to implementation. He brings both complementary and force-multiplying skills to every initiative we’ve undertaken. A true asset and go-to teammate.”

Michael Ferritto

★★★★★
“I have had the privilege of knowing and working with John Barker for 17 years.  His business solutions are both thoughtful and practical.  He is a life learner, so I know when I work with John, I am getting the latest thinking across the industry of thought leaders. His tools and templates have provided me with realistic and practical prompts to get started on various projects.”

Cara Parker

★★★★★
“I was ready to expand my business and needed a more robust, technically advanced accounting system. John not only successfully help me navigate the tech but assisted with the business side. My accountant was 99% certain a fully licensed CPA had assisted me. Clearly John is my go-to person for business consulting ”

Sterling Edwards

★★★★★
“The strategies and tactics John gives are always on point. The technology info and connections John has, allowed us to make a quick go/no-go decision on key directions of the business. Don’t hesitate to trust his expertise in all things business and technology related”

Rialand Jones

★★★★★
“I have had the privilege of working with John on and off for the last couple of years. I have found his guidance to be priceless both professionally and personally. This guy is the real deal and no matter the project, he is someone that brings value and perspective that changes the game for the better. You are not going to regret engaging with him”

Justin Holroyd

★★★★★
“John Barker is an expert in his field. He is a wealth of knowledge when it comes to technology, and he’s able to convey that to the general public in a way that is entertaining and educational. He is a natural leader who is not afraid to speak his mind and has an innate ability to motivate those around him.”

Jeff Say

★★★★★
John has been our vCIO resource for over 8 years now.  As the lead accountant for a prominent family in N.VA worth multiple 9 figures it is important to have someone like John that not only understands the technology and security needed to protect our assets but also the business side.

 

Amy Roberts