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September 7, 2012  5:51 PM

A little healthy competition helps drive tech innovation



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Amazon, Apple, Application development, BYOD, CIO, Competitive advantage, innovation, iPads, IT leadership, Lean, mentor, mobile devices, Social media, social networking. Twitter, tablets, Twitter, women in IT

For some folks the start of the fall season brings thoughts of  leaf peeping and apple picking. But  at SearchCIO.com Searchlight we can't help but think of competition. A presidential election, NFL football, a new school year - it's all noses to grindstones in order to come out on top as...

August 10, 2012  6:36 PM

Creating competitive advantage through data analytics



Posted by: Karen Goulart
Big Data, big data analytics, CIO, CIO job; CIO leadership; CIO careers, CIO management, CIO position, CIO role, Competitive advantage, data, data analytics, Google, Green IT, IT and business alignment, IT as a service, IT organization of the future; cloud computing; services broker, Microsoft, social analytics, Social media

The summer games may be winding down in London, but we just can't let go of that whole go-for-the-gold-vibe. Hence, this week's roundup of news bits and analysis from around the web explodes out of the blocks with three items about creating competitive advantage. Find out why Bing may well be...


June 12, 2012  9:55 PM

Taking a risk on relocated or remote workers may be worth reward



Posted by: Karen Goulart
CIO, Competitive advantage, IT budgets, IT hiring, IT skills

If it feels like the IT talent pool is drying up, maybe it's because you keep fishing from the same pond. Think globally and acti locally is a fine mantra for the green set, but it simply doesn't carry over when it comes to hiring the best people for your IT organization.  And yet,...


May 23, 2012  12:46 AM

CEOs: CIOs earn seat at the table by creating competitive advantage



Posted by: Karen Goulart
CEO, CIO, Competitive advantage, innovation, Leadership and strategy

CEOs -- just who do they think CIOs are? Who do they want you to be? Mobile may be on your mind. Perhaps you have your head in the cloud. That's all well, good and important to the CEO, as long as you can show you're adding value to the business and creating


May 10, 2012  9:03 PM

Mobile spending trumps all, seeding a business revolution



Posted by: Linda Tucci
Business Intelligence, CIO, Cloud computing, Competitive advantage, IT budgets, IT security, mobile apps, mobile devices, mobile middleware, Mobile spending

Call it the triumph of consumerism, or just common sense. Mobile computing is on fire in the enterprise -- apps, middleware, tablets -- and the proof is in the pesos, pounds, the...


May 3, 2012  9:22 PM

Is CIO collegiality at odds with gaining a competitive advantage?



Posted by: Linda Tucci
CIO role, Competitive advantage, Gartner CIO Leadership Forum

Who would dispute the importance of gaining a competitive advantage in business? Competition is the mother's milk of capitalism. A competitive edge -- an advantage of one company over another vying...


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