Telus to offer leadership consulting

You can get wired, wireless, data centre and security solutions from Telus Corp. Now you can also get leadership training. The carrier said Wednesday it has opened a Transformation Office, a consulting division to

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: April 9th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Making work a little better

  Trying to find a balance between work and private life has been a struggle since man learned to walk. Digital devices don't make it easier -- now you can take your work

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 30th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Are IT shops stalling data analytics projects?

It’s no longer news that more and more business groups are bypassing the IT department and going ahead with their own to source and deploy technology that support their campaigns. However, a recent

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 26th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Can’t keep your top IT talent? Try people architecture

Organizations having trouble holding onto their top performing personnel might find it worthwhile to try an HR principle that bears some resemblance to IT architecture initiatives. According to David Foote, chief analyst for

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 25th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

SAS expands availability of software for students

When there’s an IT skills shortage in a particular area organizations have only a few options: Hope a person with the needed qualifications shows up at the door, pay for talent or send

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 25th, 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

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 23rd, 2014 Stephen Ibaraki

The CIO as consultant

I came to be a CIO through a circuitous route.  I started, many decades ago, in IT and worked my way up through the ranks.  After a number of years at the director

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 21st, 2014 Jim Love

Big data shines spot light on customer satisfaction: IBM

In an interview of some 1,600 chief information officers worldwide, IBM found that social media and mobile pressures are pushing CIOs to improve customer satisfaction by deploying technology that assists marketing, sales and

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 18th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Social media strategy means IT, business has to talk — again

No one doubts the influence of social media these days -- think about 2 million retweets of the photo with Ellen DeGeneres and a number of Hollywood starts on Oscar night. So small

Share on LinkedIn Share with Google+ Comment on this article Published on: March 12th, 2014 Howard Solomon