Articles By patricia macinnis

Province of Ontario’s social media policy evolves

Province of Ontario’s social media policy evolves

Social media is like any other tool in a company’s marketing arsenal: It can bolster brand awareness, improve engagement with...

September 27th, 2011 patricia macinnis
Empowered IT executive leading social media change

Empowered IT executive leading social media change

When GHY International started exploring how it could best leverage social media, it didn’t anticipate the process would trigger a...

September 15th, 2011 patricia macinnis
Speak and be heard: A guide for CIOs

Speak and be heard: A guide for CIOs

When David Suzuki talks, people listen. At the recent Halifax launch of his new book, The Legacy: An Elder's Vision...

December 13th, 2010 patricia macinnis
How CIOs can measure their speaking ability

How CIOs can measure their speaking ability

When Catherine Aczel Boivie delivered a presentation to VanCity Credit Union’s board of directors on the need to replace the...

December 3rd, 2010 patricia macinnis
How CIOs can get inside the CEO’s head

How CIOs can get inside the CEO’s head

When Jay Woo enrolled in the IT Leadership Development program at Toronto’s Ryerson University, he couldn’t have known that four...

October 7th, 2010 patricia macinnis
Learn to lead: Still more business courses for IT pros

Learn to lead: Still more business courses for IT pros

University of Western Ontario’s Richard Ivey School of BusinessExecutive education works best when there’s a focus on cross-enterprise leadership, and...

October 6th, 2010 patricia macinnis
Learn to lead: More business courses for IT pros

Learn to lead: More business courses for IT pros

 This is the second installment of our national survey of business-oriented courses that can help CIOs with further their career...

October 5th, 2010 patricia macinnis
Learn to lead: Canadian business courses for IT pros

Learn to lead: Canadian business courses for IT pros

Steve Soychak says he’s a more effective leader since completing an executive education program at the University of Toronto’s Rotman...

October 4th, 2010 patricia macinnis
IT leader focuses on people skills at MBA boot camp

IT leader focuses on people skills at MBA boot camp

One of the most effective ways to learn a new language is to immerse yourself in the culture. The same...

September 30th, 2010 patricia macinnis