Making work a little better

  Trying to find a balance between work and private life has been a struggle since man learned to walk. Digital devices don't make it easier -- now you can take your work

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 30th, 2014 Howard Solomon

BlackBerry exec loses resignation case

Senior staff in IT companies often leave for new opportunities in this fluid industry, but the way they do it is always of interest. Almost always the conditions of departure are governed by

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 26th, 2014 Howard Solomon

The CIO as consultant

I came to be a CIO through a circuitous route.  I started, many decades ago, in IT and worked my way up through the ranks.  After a number of years at the director

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 21st, 2014 Jim Love

Women in IT: Opportunities getting worse or better?

International Women's Day was marked this week with another disheartening report on the state of women in the technology industry. Women who are in high IT positions around the world continue to say

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

#FollowFriday – People in finance, enterprise strategy and security

For Facebook, there’s sending friend requests, and for Google Plus, you add people to your circles. But as anyone who has a Twitter handle knows, on Twitter, we follow and we tweet at

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 6th, 2014 Candice So

Is your professional development stuck in a polar vortex?

Is your professional development stuck?  Then it's time to turn up the heat. Now’s the time to focus down hard and add to your professional arsenal.  The great news is today there are

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 4th, 2014 Ken Metcalfe

Why CIOs and CMOs have to work a lot closer

While I was engaged elsewhere last week writing about IT products and services, I missed a debate that has been heating up over the struggles between CIOs and CMOs. This must be of

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 26th, 2014 Howard Solomon

People are not your biggest asset

You read the headline right. And it’s true. In his book “Good to Great” Jim Collins presents the research that bears this out.   I re-read it the other day, and his work still

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 26th, 2014 Jim Love

The friendly co-pilot: How to find change catalysts

It seems these days that there are many articles advising IT Management on the type of people they need. Often they advocate business- savvy people who can talk to business clients in terms

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: February 25th, 2014 Graham J. McFarlane