Tuesday, April 20, 2010Developing the competencies of a future-state CIO The benchmarks for CIOs were impressive, especially for outstanding CIOs. In fact, outstanding CIOs performed comparably to outstanding CEOs in all competencies except Market Knowledge and Customer Focus
Thursday, April 15, 2010CIO study says IT leaders could one day be CEOs The CIO Associaton of Canada and Ryerson University unveil the results of a research project that explores a potential career path for technology executives. Learn the results of the LDQ
Tuesday, March 02, 2010SAP co-CEOs talk company direction, building trust In their first appearance as co-CEOs Jim Hagemann Snabe and Bill McDermott said the major change they bring is speed to act on creating offerings and bringing value to customers. An Info-Tech Research analyst says there is much more that fuelled the leadership change
Tuesday, February 16, 2010In Conversation: SAP leadership shake ups, IBM Power 7 VIDEO: ComputerWorld Canada’s Kathleen Lau and Rafael Ruffolo discuss the recent leadership changes at SAP, and IBM’s unveiling of its eight-core Power 7 microprocessor
Monday, February 08, 2010Where has IT's passion gone? A dark aura of angst seems to have settled on portions of the IT community. There's a substantive worsening in an already frightening trend of IT employee disengagement from the purposes and goals of the enterprise
Tuesday, January 26, 2010Does a great system make a CIO better? Configured properly, the set of complementary strengths represented by your leadership team are very powerful--but you have to know who is really good in specific areas
Tuesday, January 26, 2010Forrester advises CIOs on business management Nearly 20 per cent of the 600 senior business executives in a Forrester survey self-identified as either entirely responsible or more responsible than IT for choosing vendor-provided solutions and negotiating and managing the relationship
Thursday, January 14, 2010Career advice: The skills for 2010 The Managing director of information technologies for the United States Golf Association answers questions about skills, leadership, and sticking out in a crowded IT job market
Tuesday, January 12, 2010How IT is set up to fail A "CIO paradox" is deeply embedded in governance, staffing models, executive expectations, budgeting, even the titles that IT leaders hold
Tuesday, December 15, 2009IT's top tier: Strong and steady leadership Each year, our U.S. sister publication's Premier 100 IT Leaders awards program shines a spotlight on 100 men and women who are driving positive change in their businesses through technology. Learn from them
Tuesday, October 20, 20094 ways to deal with your enemies after you win The office politics battle is over. Your foes fought well, but you’ve overwhelmed them. Now that the vanquished lie at your feet, what do you do with them?
Friday, October 09, 2009OPINION: Take us to your leaders ComputerWorld Canada celebrates its 25th anniversary by honouring outstanding achievement in Canadian IT
Tuesday, October 06, 2009How to develop your IT leadership potentials Today’s IT professional needs to shine in “differentiating” activities in order to catch the eyes of co-workers and the company’s powers-that-be, according to panelists of Microsoft’s recent Ignite Your Career Webcast series...
Tuesday, October 06, 2009Is IT background necessary for CIO role? Can a CIO without any relevant IT background lead IT managers, analyst and developers and bridge the gap between business and tech?...
Tuesday, August 04, 2009BREAKING NEWS: eHealth Ontario appoints interim CEO Step 1 is getting a “crash course in eHeath the organization,” says Robert Devitt, president and CEO of eHealth Ontario for the next four months. Carmi Levy says Devitt is "the right person at the right time for the right role," so the question is: why only four months?