Articles By Shane Schick

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PwC shows an alarmingly small window for CIOs to prove their digital mettle

It may not be a chief digital officer who usurps CIOs in digital transformation. Based on recent research from PricewaterhouseCoopers,...

October 7th, 2015 Shane Schick
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CIOs describe the ‘perfect storms’ that drove them to cloud computing

The potential benefits of cloud computing have been debated in Canada and elsewhere for years now, but a panel of...

October 6th, 2015 Shane Schick
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Jack Dorsey: Twitter CEO, Square CEO . . . and possible CIO role model?

If Jack Dorsey can find the time to innovate while running not one but two high-profile companies, it’s going become...

October 5th, 2015 Shane Schick
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CIO Census 2015: The best ways to take action on the data

Stats are just stats unless you can somehow make them useful. Even a report as comprehensive as the CanadianCIO Census...

September 29th, 2015 Shane Schick
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The following three innovation exercises were all tested by real Canadian CIOs

Like any other business leaders, CIOs may glaze over during keynote speeches and start looking down at their smartphones during...

September 28th, 2015 Shane Schick
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6 key takeaways from CanadianCIO’s second annual CIO Innovation Summit

You would think that by the end of a full day of presentations, panel discussions and fireside chats, you could...

September 24th, 2015 Shane Schick
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Is this ‘rule of 10’ a good way to justify the role of a CIO?

There are times when a Canadian company will lose (or quietly dismiss) its CIO for some reason, and I wait...

September 17th, 2015 Shane Schick
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Why Apple’s ‘Hey Siri’ event may give a hint of what’s to come for CIOs

IT leaders shouldn’t have to be in the audience for Apple’s launch event on Wednesday to realize that Siri may...

September 9th, 2015 Shane Schick