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Vision vs. mission vs. values: A refresher on strategy for even the most experienced CIO

He has heard it many times and in multiple forms, but Jeffrey D. Sherman has his doubts about any business...

July 29th, 2015 Shane Schick


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Rare is the CIO who possesses all 10 of the top IT leadership traits shown here

  Even if you don't believe that summer is primarily a season for "beach books," you still might choose something...

July 22nd, 2015 Shane Schick

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The overlooked CIO problem: Getting the budget dollars they actually wanted

Don't let the bold, multi-coloured bow tie distract you -- Michael Cato is making an important point here. In a recent...

July 20th, 2015 Shane Schick

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All you need is 60 seconds to start fixing the CIO-CFO relationship

It’s billed as a simple one-minute recap on YouTube, but IT leaders could probably get more value out of the...

July 5th, 2015 Shane Schick

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The unhealthy state of CIO influence in Canadian health care

While many CIOs are redefining their roles, those in healthcare face budgetary and regulatory issues that make it even tougher...

June 30th, 2015 christine wong

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Meet a former CIO who now has ‘innovation’ in his job title

An IT executive with a diverse background at organizations such as Rexall and Cogeco, Faramarz Farahani has spent the last...

June 29th, 2015 Shane Schick

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Dun & Bradstreet’s COO invokes Houdini to teach CIOs about risk

He starts off by quoting David Copperfield, but it's another famous conjuror who winds up being the rather gruesome inspiration...

June 14th, 2015 Shane Schick

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The intelligent way to think about the role of CIOs in smart cities

Earlier this week I hosted a roundtable discussion at the Intelligent Community Forum with CIOs to discuss the evolution of...

June 11th, 2015 Shane Schick