Articles By Shane Schick

Don Tapscott CIOs

What Don Tapscott just wrote could save tons of CIO jobs

He may be best known for hit business books like "Growing Up Digital" and "Wikinomics," but Don Tapscott joined the...

November 26th, 2014 Shane Schick
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Vision Critical’s IT exec: Get off the ‘renewal hamster wheel’ with your customers

Diraj Goel has an exercise for CIOs who want to be able to spend more time on innovation. Take a...

November 25th, 2014 Shane Schick
enterprise app delivery Canada

The app delivery bridge CIOs need to build

If you’re struggling as an organization to create successful enterprise apps, the last thing you probably want is a vendor...

November 21st, 2014 Shane Schick
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Forget the 2015 IT plan. Here’s where CIOs should be by 2020

I find it really hard to believe any country can claim 52 percent of their organizations have created a new...

November 19th, 2014 Shane Schick
Uber Spotify CIOs

Uber and Spotify just gave CIOs a lesson in digital transformation

You tap your smartphone. The car arrives moments later. You get in, take your ride, and get out. No fussing...

November 18th, 2014 Shane Schick
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Canadian Internet usage: 5 ways CIOs should use the statistics

The data on Canadian Internet usage in 2014 from comScore this week offered CIOs two surprises. For one, IT industry...

November 12th, 2014 Shane Schick
Dreamforce 2014 CIOs

Ex-CIOs want their colleagues to rethink their approach to customers

When they want to do something useful with a smartphone, consumers like to quote Apple and say “there’s an app...

November 11th, 2014 Shane Schick
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The backup and recovery backlash: CIO scapegoating, job loss and more

You would think CIOs, as senior decision-makers, would shoulder the blame for critical data being wiped out, but a recent...

November 5th, 2014 Shane Schick
Bright shiny object syndrome

How CIOs can avoid ‘bright shiny object syndrome’ with the Internet of Things

When you host a conference session about the Internet of Things but refer to it, for some reason, as the...

November 3rd, 2014 Shane Schick
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#FF: Canadian higher ed CIOs take to Tumblr to share ideas

This organization has been around for a long time, but until recently I never knew this particular site existed. It's...

October 24th, 2014 Shane Schick