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CIOs and the rapid pace of change

In hundreds of conversations with CIOs over the last year, the rapid pace of technology change has emerged as one of their top issues – so how are they managing this multi-faceted challenge?

Written by Mike Booke12 Feb. 15 06:00

A lesson in disruptive innovation

When you hear of the Agile methodology and 'as a service' products, you might often think of technology companies adopting these. But for virtualRPO’s Jon Rice and Sean Walters, these concepts are just as applicable to the recruitment industry.

Written by Divina Paredes10 Feb. 15 06:00

Don’t expect the demise of email at work soon

But watch out for new features using analytics to filter information and help decide which ones to act on, according to Constellation Research’s State of Collaboration 2015.

Written by Divina Paredes04 Feb. 15 06:30

In pictures: CIO Roundtable on 'The dynamics of collaboration' (Wellington)

Collaboration tools are critical as teams are called on to respond more quickly to changes impacting the business. ICT executives share their experiences in deploying these tools at a CIO roundtable in Wellington held in conjunction with Spark Digital. Photos by Brooke Woollett

Written by Divina Paredes29 Jan. 15 07:00

Montessori at work

Businesses can learn from the principles espoused by a doctor and educator that changed the game for schools at the start of the 20th century – and continues to today.

Written by Owen McCall27 Jan. 15 07:45

The IoT challenge: Continuity across devices and platforms

The Internet of Things is a big theme – again - at this year’s CES. Constellation Research analysts weigh in on how this connectivity can change lives, and the steps needed across industries to make this happen.

Written by Divina Paredes09 Jan. 15 08:26

Doing business with Stuart Stitt of Fujitsu New Zealand

The former CFO and now managing director of Fujitsu New Zealand talks about working with tech savvy teams on both sides of the Tasman, and welcoming millennials into the workplace.

Written by Divina Paredes09 Jan. 15 07:46

The untrammelled rise of the cyber security professional

Every week, University of Waikato’s Dr Ryan Ko gets a request from companies for skilled personnel or students in his department who would like to try for a job or do internships.

Written by Divina Paredes31 Dec. 14 06:00

The top cyber risks for NZ in an interconnected world

New Zealand organisations lead in awareness of cybersecurity risks, and bringing these to the attention of the board, according to the 2015 Global Information Security Survey. But they need to scale up on key areas to keep constantly evolving cybersecurity threats at bay.

Written by Divina Paredes30 Dec. 14 06:00

Transforming the workplace

ICT executives discuss the impact of new collaboration tools on the enterprise, and the skills needed to succeed in this new environment, in a CIO roundtable with Spark Digital.

Written by Divina Paredes19 Dec. 14 09:36