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Mississauga’s CIO offers a guided tour of its future as a smart city

A few months ago at a technology industry gathering in the city of Miami, Wim Elfrink had a confession to...

April 10th, 2015 Shane Schick

Meerkat Periscope CIOs

3 easy, enjoyable experiments CIOs could do with Meerkat or Periscope

Choosing between Meerkat and Periscope is probably not as big a priority for CIOs as, say, assessing the pros and...

April 7th, 2015 Shane Schick

A well-managed CIO career

VMware makes it pretty obvious which CIO career path is best

He stands near the window, hand poised over his smartphone, gazing out and presumably thinking up a grand vision for...

March 31st, 2015 Shane Schick

Oracle CIO Mark Sunday

What’s it like to be Oracle’s CIO? You can’t tell by watching Oracle’s CIO

It's hard to imagine the kind of challenges someone like Mark Sunday would have in a given week, let alone...

March 25th, 2015 Shane Schick

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Why Canadian CFOs may be more ready to fund CIO innovation than ever before

That business case for a new IT project you were reluctant to make to the boss? Now may be the...

March 24th, 2015 Shane Schick

McKinsey CIOs

What one in five execs think will happen if their firm changes CIOs

IT leaders come and go, but when they go, there's considerable hope for the future, based on research result from consulting...

March 10th, 2015 Shane Schick

Hilary Clinton shadow IT

What CIOs should do about the Hillary Clintons in their lives

She didn’t have to be one of the most famous women in the world for CIOs to recognize her type....

March 5th, 2015 Shane Schick

CIOs venture capitalists VCs startups

CIOs are not venture capitalists. In fact, there’s a much better analogy

Even if they never watch Dragon’s Den, most CIOs could probably see some similarities to what they and venture capitalists...

March 3rd, 2015 Shane Schick

Jonathan Ive CIOs Canada

6 inspiring Jony Ive quotes that CIOs should commit to memory

In some respects, what little we know about Jonathan Ive reminds me of the kind of CIO that is now...

February 25th, 2015 Shane Schick