Articles By Brian Clendenin

Telus chief data and trust officer: why organizational culture is critical for successful data governance

Today’s most successful executives lead differently. This requires a mindset that takes a holistic view of human nature and applies...

January 14th, 2016 Brian Clendenin
cloud computing, cloud nfrastructure, cloud services, IT

Trends to watch in 2016: cloud content management and collaboration

We are at one of the most exciting moments in history when it comes to innovation in IT driving innovation...

December 24th, 2015 Brian Clendenin

Meet Western Canada’s women in IT: great minds think alike

“Our goal is to spark interest among current and aspiring female leaders to pursue careers in IT” Everyone needs inspiring...

December 16th, 2015 Brian Clendenin

Establishing a culture of innovation in the face of disruptive forces

The world of work is changing and organizations need to continually drive innovation to remain competitive. This speaks to re-imagining...

November 23rd, 2015 Brian Clendenin

On the rise: Security as a business enabler

Security remains top of mind for organizations across Canada from IT leaders all the way up to the executive boardroom....

August 18th, 2015 Brian Clendenin

A Gartner Magic Quadrant: Know what to read and where to look

"If a vendor’s 5 best references (out of their entire customer base) state that there are stability and scalability issues,...

July 26th, 2015 Brian Clendenin

Why social business initiatives fail

On March 11 in Banff, Alta., the Canadian Cloud Council’s Cloud Matters Conference will kick off with the “Business Gets...

July 19th, 2015 Brian Clendenin

Dear CIO, communicate the business value of IT

“What is the value of an exercise machine?” – Probably one of my favourite opening questions by Gartner analyst Richard...

July 13th, 2015 Brian Clendenin

Create strong client relationships: The daily mindset of great salespeople

Having been in technology sales for many years, I am often asked, by new and seasoned sales professionals alike, about...

July 6th, 2015 Brian Clendenin
Canadian CIOs

CIO 3.0: Drive business transformation, master change

“The explosion of digital business requires new organizational models and business processes to manage the burgeoning complexity, and to provide...

June 4th, 2015 Brian Clendenin