Chat with Robin Pimentel: international engineer, tech executive, entrepreneur, investor

Innovation colonies and investments, agility, disruption, customer development, lean startup, minimum viable products, business model canvas, mobile, cloud - all...

November 18th, 2015 Stephen Ibaraki

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Why Muskoka is a great place for CIOs to talk about the future of work

We don't often make room for spouses at ITWC events, but our annual CIO Innovation Summit is an exception. In...

November 2nd, 2015 Shane Schick

IT leadership and the CIO

A prescription for healthy innovation

Technology has always been a great disruptive factor. Today technology is being adopted at accelerated speeds and therefore innovation needs...

October 27th, 2015 Sherif Sheta

Small Fish Big Fish

Create an innovation colony within your company or die trying

In my March 13 post I made clear the stark choice facing businesses: foster continuous internal innovation or die. I pointed...

October 22nd, 2015 Dave O'Leary

Speed to Delivery with PaaS and Containers

Speed to Delivery with PaaS and Containers


October 21st, 2015 IT World Canada Team

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The arrival of algorithmic business

What happens when 30 billion things connect with business and 3 billion people with smartphones? All these things and people...

October 8th, 2015 Gartner

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Social media and CRM: It’s not enough to just have an account

While you do not want to boil the ocean or create a runaway initiative, you can't limit innovation to only...

October 5th, 2015 Sherif Sheta

Driving stronger customer relationships with collaboration technology

Driving stronger customer relationships with collaboration technology

When customers call for support, they expect their issues to be handled – efficiently. With today’s collaboration technologies you can...

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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