Canadian CIOs share their top barriers to hiring the best tech talent

The IT skills shortage in Canada has been well documented, and this job-seekers market hasn’t made hiring any easier for...

August 22nd, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

Hyperscale cloud providers in Canada motivating companies to adopt the cloud

Canada’s strict data sovereignty regulations have been a significant deterrent for many Canadian companies looking to move to the cloud....

August 14th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

leading from above CIOs

Canadian CIOs see their role as primarily strategic, Robert Half research reveals

Canadian technology executives are speaking out about their changing roles in corporate cultures, according to new research from Robert Half Technology....

May 19th, 2017 Mandy Kovacs

You might be a “CIO Luddite”

As a follow-up to my previous blog on “Long live the new CIO” and borrowing on Jeff Foxworthy’s comedy routine...

March 11th, 2016 Gary Davenport

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Canadian CIOs positioned to lead digital transformation in 2016, but focus remains on technology and delivery platforms

As digitalization intensifies, CIOs in Canada are continuing their journey toward digital business, but are facing difficult funding choices in...

March 10th, 2016 Gartner

5 ways to confront the collaboration imperative

Fifty per cent of Canadian CIOs see enterprise collaboration as a technology to have a “significant impact” over the next...

January 28th, 2016 Jim Love

Canadian businesses and IT

How Canadian CIOs are leading change in a digital business environment

As we adjust to the digital business opportunities that are rapidly becoming the expectation and reality for business stakeholders and...

March 9th, 2015 Gartner

c-suite executives make mistakes

10 Things I wish I knew before I became a CIO

I've been a CIO for over a decade now, and have made virtually every mistake in the book. If I...

January 14th, 2015 Stephen Abraham

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European and Canadian CIOs – challenges and opportunities in the new year

On behalf of the CIO Association of Canada, I had the pleasure of attending the annual EuroCIO conference in Brussels...

January 12th, 2015 Gary Davenport