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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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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 Canada needs CSODigital, a new security community for IT leaders

True leadership starts with creating a safe environment where people can work, customers can conduct business and everyone feels confident...

August 27th, 2015 Shane Schick

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The legal tussle involving HBC’s new CIO may end up being the least of her challenges

It does not take a genius to figure out why Hudson’s Bay Company would try to steal Janet Schalk away...

August 21st, 2015 Shane Schick

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It’s the second-lowest bar in this Gartner chart that CIOs should study

As one of the industry's most respected market research firms, Gartner is known for it rigorous surveys and statistically quantifiable...

August 20th, 2015 Shane Schick