A conversation with Viewpointe CTO Kevin Kearns

During the recent CIO Leadership Exchange event in Chicago, I had the pleasure to chat with Kevin Kearns, Viewpointe’s Chief Technology Officer. Viewpointe helps large, complex organizations manage, secure and monitor their data via hosted digital archives. Kevin joined Viewpointe in 2005 as Director of Application Delivery. He was named Chief Technology Officer in 2008, and […]

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5 Things You’re Doing Wrong With Your Career Site

As complicated as the Internet is these days—and as intimidating as technology can be—the truth is that you can’t afford to ignore it.

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Transforming Finance: The CFO as main driver of tech innovation in India—and around the world

At a time when a company’s value is inextricably linked with the speed and power of its technology, it’s no surprise that IT decisions are crucial. What is surprising is who is increasingly likely to drive these decisions. The CFO has long been a powerful influencer for all things fiscal, but more and more this […]

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Do You Really Need a Career Site?

When you decide to take your employment branding to the next level, the challenge is the same as with most other initiatives—how do you maximize the benefits of a growing program while minimizing the resources needed to manage it?

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Understanding Strategic Workforce Planning

Back in 2010 I completed my certification in Strategic Workforce Planning (SWP) with the Human Capital Institute. The opportunity came when my supervisor had registered for the course but was unable to attend.

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Storytelling tips for CDOs attending the Chief Data Officer Asia Forum July 7-8

As the editor-in-chief of THINK Leaders, I am regularly exposed to trends and strategies that are top of mind for for C-suite leaders. One of the most surprising and recurring issues to surface within recent months is the need for chief data officers to hone their storytelling skills. Yes, you read that correctly. And what […]

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New Thinking: The business of IoT

The Internet of Things (IoT) has become one of the most talked about terms in the buzz-word driven technology sector, but at the recent MIT CIO Symposium many experts believe that for all the excitement, IoT needs operational linkage if it is ever to fulfill its promise. Chris O’Connor, General Manager of IBM Internet of […]

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Leading Global Biotechnology Company Enhances Internal Talent Acquisition and Improves Talent Metrics

The Challenge In 2014, a leading biotechnology company underwent a major transformation, particularly in Europe, as it sought to elevate its internal talent acquisition function and strategically partner with the business to find and attract top talent.

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Progress Rail Career Site: Bringing Together Two Brands Into One Employer Brand

As part of the Rail Division of Caterpillar Inc., Progress Rail Services and Electro-Motive Diesel are setting the pace in modern rail technology.

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If Countering Fraud is a Priority, Don’t Miss This

  Last week, I participated in a fantastic hour-long webinar with our friends at CFO.com on the topic of ‘Using Advanced Analytics to Counter Fraud in a Big Data World.’ We had hundreds of senior finance executives listen in and participate…and a complimentary on demand replay is available for you to access here. I thought […]

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5 key issues CIOs discussed at the CIO Leadership Exchange

On July 16, some of the nation’s most accomplished chief information officers gathered in Chicago for IBM’s CIO Leadership Exchange, where they engaged in insightful discussions about the challenges they face. Despite tornado warnings and flash floods in the Chicago area that disrupted travel, and the happy distraction (at least for Blackhawks fans!) of Chicago […]

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Counter Fraud Webinar – Today 2pm ET – live on CFO.com

Today, I have the distinct pleasure to be a featured speaker on a CFO.com webinar on the topic of ‘Using Advanced Analytics to Counter Fraud in a Big Data World.’ As you are no doubt aware, combating fraudulent activity is a hot topic across the C-Suite today, and most particularly in the CFO and finance […]

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