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  • CIO upfront: Inside a different kind of IT bootcamp

    I recently ran a couple of sessions to help skilled migrants find jobs in Wellington. The experience highlighted key challenges the ICT sector needs to tackle as it prepares the workforce for unceasing change

    Written by Sunit Prakash26 Nov. 18 06:30
  • How employers can provide better mental health support

    ​Our mental health affects every facet of our life so it's not surprising to see it become more of a priority for employers too. While many companies may want to champion wellbeing among employees it can be difficult to know where to start.​

    Written by By Aoife Geary15 Oct. 18 07:14
  • The CIO's secret to great conversations

    Don’t be surprised when you start to see two or three degrees of separation delivering unexpected, positive outcomes in your life.

    Written by Campbell Such04 March 16 07:00
  • David Spaziani: CIO to Gartner executive

    David Spaziani has worked in a global technology company, as CIO of a government agency, and now rounds up his experience as an executive partner at Gartner.

    Written by Divina Paredes27 Oct. 15 07:30
  • The DNA of successful New Zealand CIOs

    Today’s CIOs are not boxed in as IT managers, but executives who can provide business solutions – and the successful ones share four characteristics, according to Hays Information Technology.

    Written by Divina Paredes13 April 15 09:59
  • Don't call yourself 'unemployed'

    A career coach describes ways to deal with a transition between jobs. Hint: Don't call yourself 'unemployed.'

    Written by William Ellermeyer26 July 13 12:40