Articles By Bruce Harpham

7 lessons from Bruce Croxon, social networking pioneer and tech investor

We hear a lot about success stories from the USA in the technology field. Startup Grind Toronto changes that assumption with...

September 8th, 2016 Bruce Harpham

The rise of ebook subscriptions: Would you “Netflix” your books?

In the 19th century, many books were published in installments. Charles Dickens published several of his novels in the newspapers....

August 17th, 2016 Bruce Harpham

From philosophy student to tech entrepreneur: Lessons from Ben Zifkin

Where do Canada’s technology entrepreneurs come from? Some are lifelong technology enthusiasts. Some start with a passion for business. And...

June 28th, 2016 Bruce Harpham
How to move your career ahead in project management

To certify or not to certify, that is the question

This summer, I am making my annual trip to the Stratford Festival to take part in a performance of “Hamlet”...

September 4th, 2015 Bruce Harpham
data, network, database

Four Technology Predictions for 2015

Predicting the future of technology is a quixotic endeavour. Looking out to next year, here are four trends to consider....

December 12th, 2014 Bruce Harpham

Growth vs. risk: How CIOs can determine their firm’s comfort zone

Read Part 1: How CIOs can strike the balance Read Part 2: Maintaining the core in your organization Risk is...

November 28th, 2014 Bruce Harpham
IT office business

Growth vs. risk: Maintaining the core in your IT organization

Read part one: Growth vs. risk: How CIOs can strike the balance  At this point, you might be tempted to...

November 25th, 2014 Bruce Harpham

Growth vs. risk: How smart CIOs strike the balance

In the investment world, there is a single principle that determines your success. The principle doesn’t require insider knowledge. It...

November 21st, 2014 Bruce Harpham
Internet of Things Canada IDC

How Canadian organizations use the Internet of Things

What happens when Internet connectivity goes beyond computers and phones? That’s the premise of “Internet of Things” technology. The concept...

September 18th, 2014 Bruce Harpham
cloud computing, cloud nfrastructure, cloud services, IT

Cloud services deliver cost savings, flexibility to Canadian companies

Cloud computing services are now a mainstream option for Canadian organizations. Over the last decade, cloud providers have improved security...

September 17th, 2014 Bruce Harpham