Selling IT’s value to the rest of the firm

Probably every business function feels it gets short shrift from the others in an organization. And in their respective associations,...

April 29th, 2014 Andrew Brooks

The strategic CIO

Even though there’s a “C” in their titles, chief information officers frequently complain they don’t get the same respect as...

April 4th, 2014 Jim Love

Treasury Board has 15 apps that prove its open data strategy is working

No matter who wins the $25,000 prize, Canada’s federal CIO believes the recent Canadian Open Data Experience competition reflects a...

March 25th, 2014 Shane Schick

Do real leaders encourage stealing?

For years, I’ve been stealing from my employer(s).  No, it’s not money or even office supplies. I’ve been stealing time. I feel...

March 12th, 2014 Jim Love

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Why CIOs and CMOs have to work a lot closer

While I was engaged elsewhere last week writing about IT products and services, I missed a debate that has been...

February 26th, 2014 Howard Solomon

The IT leader as security spokesman

He was like a shadow guest at our recent Technicity conference — mentioned by nearly everyone, cited as a source of...

February 26th, 2014 Shane Schick

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People are not your biggest asset

You read the headline right. And it’s true. In his book “Good to Great” Jim Collins presents the research that...

February 26th, 2014 Jim Love

The friendly co-pilot: How to find change catalysts

It seems these days that there are many articles advising IT Management on the type of people they need. Often...

February 25th, 2014 Graham J. McFarlane

Juniper Network changes strategy, tightens network products

After taking a look at its strategy Juniper Networks’ new CEO has written a new operating plan to “refocus the...

February 21st, 2014 Howard Solomon