Cloud tips from Canada’s tech CFOs

What does cloud technology mean for businesses today? How you answer that question depends very much on your perspective - and your position within your organization affects that perspective. Chief finance officers (CFOs)

Published on: October 21st, 2014 Brian Jackson

3 tips for finding a good channel solutions provider

Big data, streamlining business operations, generating revenue, integrating systems together – once upon a time, buying solutions for these business needs was mostly the territory of the CIO and IT department. But nowadays,

Published on: September 16th, 2014 Candice So

ITBusiness.ca to collaborate with Global Finance Conference

There was a time when what technology a company used was solely the concern of the IT department. But now it's a part of everyone's job to know what the latest technology is

Published on: September 3rd, 2014 Brian Jackson

81% of CMOs confident about reaching this year’s goals, survey says

The realm of marketing is looking like a hopeful place, with chief marketing officers (CMOs) from around the world saying they’re confident they can reach their business goals this year, according to a

Published on: August 18th, 2014 Candice So

85% of marketers feel more demand to show ROI, survey says

It’s hard out there, when you’re a marketer. Aside from trying to craft the right messages that will appeal to the right audience at the right time, marketers also need to prove their

Published on: July 28th, 2014 Candice So

What social networks are most CFOs on? Amazingly, not LinkedIn

It goes without saying that digital marketers should be on social – but have you ever peeked into the accounting department to see whether they’re tweeting? While the stereotype may be that financial

Published on: July 22nd, 2014 Candice So

Ask these 7 questions to bring mobile roaming charges back under control

Most of us have felt the pain of roaming charges. You get back from a productive business trip abroad, patting yourself on the back for accomplishing everything you set out to do without

Published on: July 17th, 2014 Chris Thierry

‘Shadow IT’ given girl-power twist by New Zealand association

Usually the term "shadow IT" is a phrase that sends shivers down the spine of financial controllers and IT executives as they lose the ability to track spending and a company's data eco-system

Published on: July 16th, 2014 Brian Jackson

5 “C’s” of leadership for the strategic CFO

These days it's hard to imagine a scenario where "business growth" and "global expansion" aren't synonymous. Reaching new, larger, developing markets is seen as the best way to achieve rapid scaling of business.

Published on: July 11th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Canadian business leaders worried about stagnation: report

While North American business leaders are largely no longer concerned about their own company’s prospects, they are concerned about a stagnating market, which is tempering hopes for sales and plans for hiring. According

Published on: April 3rd, 2013 Jeff Jedras