How 35 Canadian CIOs are sizing up big data and analytics issues

I had to rent a car to attend the invite-only CIO Innovation Summit that's taking place this week in Muskoka, and as I was picking up a vehicle and transferring my bags, my

Published on: September 29th, 2014 Shane Schick

A book on innovation worth keeping

The Innovator’s Method - Bringing the Lean Startup Into Your Organization Nathan Furr and Jeff Dyer Harvard Business Review Press The best thing about this book is that there isn’t much new in

Published on: August 27th, 2014 Jim Love

Make your organization a digital leader

Published on: August 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Interview: CEA’s Gary Shapiro

Gary Shapiro is CEO of the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), the U.S. trade association representing more than 2,000 consumer electronics companies, which also produces the world's largest annual innovation tradeshow, the International CES. He made

Published on: March 23rd, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

Cloud Computing for Midsize Businesses: Delivering Innovation and Efficiency

It’s time for midsize businesses to think differently about infrastructure. Often working with limited resources to compete effectively with larger global players, midsize companies need a way to use IT to transform business

Published on: September 19th, 2013 IT World Canada

Aussies see innovation gap, too

For several years now, there's been a nagging chorus from business leaders in Canada: Innovation means better productivity, and, as a country, we're falling behind. Not to enjoy another country's issues too much, but

Published on: May 22nd, 2013 Dave Webb

Time to act on innovation: Panel

There's been enough study on whether there's a productivity and innovation gap in Canada. It's time to act, according to a panel at the Conference Board of Canada's Business Innovation Summit in Toronto.

Published on: February 19th, 2013 Dave Webb

CIOs can be chief innovation officers, too

We've all noticed that CIOs are acquiring responsibilities outside of IT. Examples include David Johns of Owens Corning (CIO and chief supply chain officer), Sheleen Quish of Ameristar Casinos (CIO and SVP of

Published on: March 5th, 2012 peter high

Forrester: Innovation requires closer work with suppliers

Businesses need to form strategic partnerships and work closely with suppliers in order to be more innovative, according to Forrester. The analyst believes that this change should be led by the sourcing and

Published on: November 28th, 2011 anh nguyen