Kiwi SMEs see highest growth levels in five years…
Featured Start-Up The performance of local SMEs has steadily improved over the last 12 months, with local businesses across the country reporting the highest levels of revenue growth recorded in the last five years. Read More →
TechEd LIVE: “Welcome to the first world of computing, NZ”
Featured IT Brief “Welcome to the first world of computing, we’re here.” Read More →
Is Digital vs IT a generational leadership divide?
IT Brief Recently I was interviewing a couple of digital leaders about what drives them and what digital means. They mentioned several things that separate digital from IT but one surprised me. Read More →
Why “purpose built” internet can fuel Kiwi business growth…
Featured IT Brief The internet could have been purpose built for New Zealand – an isolated nation of entrepreneurs and innovators who can’t help but compare themselves to the rest of the world. Read More →
Gender debate continues as Absolute IT slams “very wrong” bonus claims
Featured IT Brief “Tech industry women can breathe a sigh of relief knowing there male counterparts are not necessarily taking home better salary packages.” Read More →
What’s the future of IT vendor management…?
IT Brief IT vendor management as a formal discipline is rapidly evolving because organisations are demanding more from vendors in order to deliver the value and innovation needed to enable desirable business outcomes. Read More →
Gender debate continues as NZ ICT bonus pay blows up in female faces
Featured IT Brief Bonuses and benefits to attract and keep IT staff remain stable in New Zealand but the gender gap has blown out with men’s payments 50 per cent higher than their female colleagues. Read More →
NZ’s “hottest” tech companies revealed…
Featured IT Brief Technology Investment Network (TIN) last night revealed New Zealand’s top ten high growth technology export companies… Read More →
IT leaders: 8 steps to build a compelling business case for social initiatives…
IT Brief IT leaders planning to introduce or extend a collaboration and social software initiative may well need a more compelling business case to present to business leaders. Read More →
Closing the gender gap in the NZ tech space…
Featured IT Brief “We believe that the best way to encourage young women into the sector is to provide mentorship and to lead by example.” Read More →
CIOs start to taste the meringue and unload those pesky humans…
IT Brief Cloud apps are usually available 99.9+%. Robots are available all but 4000+ hours per year. Human are unavailable 6,880 hours of every 8,760 hours. Read More →
“Why can’t women just leave tech alone”… NZ debate continues
Featured IT Brief “I cannot say that I have experienced a glass ceiling in my career, however I have had my share of sexist comments and come face to face with some shocking attitudes from men.” Read More →
Do Kiwi self-starters lack leadership skills?
Featured IT Brief “The most crucial role for leaders is to provide a vision. Businesses simply carrying out tasks are management, not leadership driven and are less likely to succeed.” Read More →
He asked: “What’s your favourite position?”… I said: “CEO”
Featured IT Brief One of New Zealand’s most famous businessmen declined to invest in my business because his wife won’t like that he’s spending time with a “young woman”. Read More →
Are Kiwi workers turning their backs on IT and telco companies?
Featured IT Brief “When you want the best of the best, it’s important to ensure your company is perceived positively, and aligning it with what the market demands is an easy way to achieve this.” Read More →