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Women hope sponsors will help more than mentors in ICT careers

For decades women have complained that senior posts in the information, communications and technology sectors have been dominated by men....

November 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Another bank backs Canadian women in IT group

An association aimed at encouraging Canadian women to have careers in IT has gained another big enterprise backer. The Royal...

September 29th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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Dealing with IT setbacks

After working through some challenging management problems, a staffer came to me and reported a setback to which I uttered...

September 2nd, 2014 Ken Metcalfe

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How to extend your stay as CIO

Most C-level executives have ambition -- otherwise they wouldn't be at the top. But it sometimes seems that after struggling so...

August 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon

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How to get more women into tech careers

It's no news that women are underrepresented in IT, but it's truly discouraging that the problem has been so persistent...

May 14th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

Network skills will need updating for the future, says Cisco

Network skills will need updating for the future, says Cisco

The so-called Internet of Things is upon us with predictions of untold billions of devices connected to the public network....

May 7th, 2014 Howard Solomon


Why delivering IT is no game

In some organizations, the delivery of information services (IS) is best described as a giant, never-ending version of the Whac-a-Mole...

May 6th, 2014 Yogi Schulz


Selling IT’s value to the rest of the firm

Probably every business function feels it gets short shrift from the others in an organization. And in their respective associations,...

April 29th, 2014 Andrew Brooks


IT in Canada’s post-secondary system key to economic impact

Colleges in Canada were created to broaden access to post-secondary education, and their economic value has proven itself again and...

April 15th, 2014 Dave O'Leary