Articles By John Pickett

Involving the business in BC planning

Involving the business in BC planning

Reality strikesWhen it comes to business continuity planning, many organizations have a Utopian belief in the perfect functioning of their...

November 30th, 2005 John Pickett
CIO Executive Council: Improving Alignment within the business

CIO Executive Council: Improving Alignment within the business

When we asked CIOs what the most important skills were for success in the job, communications skills came out as...

October 31st, 2005 John Pickett
From the Editorial Director

From the Editorial Director

In the late eighties when the title Chief Information Officer first began to air, it reflected two important trends. The...

August 31st, 2005 John Pickett
The next step in uniting CIOs

The next step in uniting CIOs

The Canadian IT executive profession recently took a significant stride forward with the announcement that the CIO Executive Council ,...

August 31st, 2005 John Pickett
From the Editorial Director: Gimme a break !

From the Editorial Director: Gimme a break !

If anyone were to ask me right now I’d have to say I’m feeling pretty good. Stress minimal; life overall...

July 31st, 2005 John Pickett
From the Editorial Director: Three thoughts about communication

From the Editorial Director: Three thoughts about communication

I recently got a call from a distributor of gas and electricity; one of those calls offering a better deal...

June 30th, 2005 John Pickett
From the Editorial Director: It

From the Editorial Director: It

I’ve overdosed on security these last couple of weeks. In addition to some Frankly Speaking (info can be found at...

May 31st, 2005 John Pickett
From the Publisher

From the Publisher

Over the past couple of months I’ve been speaking with many CIOs to get their views on what might be...

April 30th, 2005 John Pickett
VP and Editorial Director, IT World Canada Inc.

VP and Editorial Director, IT World Canada Inc.

We're living through a time when, I must confess, much of what I've always considered common sense seems to have...

March 31st, 2005 John Pickett
These are a few of your favourite things

These are a few of your favourite things

I’ve spent some time now poring over the results of the CIO Insider Survey and speaking with several CIOs about...

February 28th, 2005 John Pickett