Articles By Shane Schick

Apple Watch iPhone 6 Apple Pay CIO strategy

The CIO cheat sheet on iPhone 6, Apple Pay and Apple Watch

If they locked themselves in a meeting or were in transit, IT executives can expect the same question from staff...

September 9th, 2014 Shane Schick
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#FollowFriday: Meet DFATD’s new CIO

First off, congratulations to the new IT leader at one of the most important agencies in the Canadian public sector....

September 5th, 2014 Shane Schick
iCloud security breach

What CIOs should say about the celebrity iCloud security leak

IT leaders are probably getting used to addressing security concerns about cloud computing by now, but they may be less...

September 3rd, 2014 Shane Schick

#FollowFriday: The best CIO shares for the week of 8/18/2014

It already feels like summer is oh-so-close to being over, but as some of us try to squeeze in a...

August 22nd, 2014 Shane Schick
CIO key characteristics

A CIO’s short slide deck captures the best traits of IT leaders

He may work for a post-secondary school in the U.S., but David Hinson's ideas on IT leadership should find a...

August 21st, 2014 Shane Schick
CIO social media resources

#FollowFriday: The top social links shared with CIOs this week

First off, some free consulting via Twitter. You expect third-pary experts to be blunt, but I liked the use of...

August 15th, 2014 Shane Schick
electricity system cyber-security threats

An energy sector CIO explains what’s needed to stop security threats early

For most CIOs, “uptime” is all about whether servers or other IT infrastructure is running properly, but Doug Thomas is...

August 11th, 2014 Shane Schick

#FollowFriday: The big stuff the CIO community shared this week

Let's start with the research: In terms of vendor studies, it doesn't get much better than IBM's Institute for Business...

August 8th, 2014 Shane Schick
CIO Paradox CP Rail

CP Rail’s former CIO makes a killer comment in this audiobook clip

The whole thing would take nearly eight hours of listening -- perhaps on a long drive back from the cottage?...

August 5th, 2014 Shane Schick
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Follow Friday: 3 Canadian firms CIOs should get to know now

When IT leaders join Twitter, they probably get followed pretty quickly by IBM, Microsoft, SAP and other big-name vendors with...

July 25th, 2014 Shane Schick