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5 ways for public sector leaders to accelerate innovation in 2018

Different approaches that can help to further advance the way ideas are sourced, shared, scoped and shepherded through the innovation process, so that public sector organizations can improve the yield of ideas moving through their...

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6 secrets of highly innovative CIOs

Forward-looking CIOs are not only modernizing legacy systems, they’re redefining how IT works. Here’s a look at how to shift from an IT order-taker to a next-gen technology leader.

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The 12 biggest issues IT faces today

From securing IoT to retraining IT talent to finding new revenue streams, CIOs have more than their share of concerns keeping them up at night.

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Stuck in the middle? How to break the barriers to innovation

Collaboration between startups and enterprises can greatly accelerate the rate of innovation with limited risk.

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Businesses of all sizes have a lot to learn from the startup world

Taking a page out of the book of these new disruptors will open the door to new opportunities to collaborate, to merge conventional wisdom with disruptive thinking and to create business models of the future.

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To innovate, look outside your industry

To improve patient care, Carolinas HealthCare System's Craig Richardville looks to other industries for emerging technologies and innovative ideas.

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IT leaders reflect on 2017’s most enduring lessons

IT leaders from Cal Poly Pomona, Align Technology, Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission and Vanderbilt University share the most impactful lesson they learned in 2017.

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CIO Leadership Live with Ron Guerrier, CIO at Farmers Insurance | Ep 2

In this episode, host Maryfran Johnson and Ron Guerrier, CIO at Farmers Insurance, discuss building an IT innovation ecosystem, and the impact of next-generation technologies on the insurance industry.

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7 considerations when creating a corporate innovation lab

How do I understand the consequences of technological change and position my company to capitalize on the opportunities?

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Digital disruption drives CIOs to double down on innovation

From reverse pitching to crowdsourcing, CIOs are embracing an array of approaches to innovation to facilitate digital transformations.

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Digital initiatives should exploit innovation opportunities available in encapsulated processes

It’s not just the processes surrounding tech; processes present in tech too offer opportunities to make strategic contributions.

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Application monitoring tailors Carhartt for digital success

By monitoring the performance of critical business systems, Carhartt has broken the ice between its business and IT teams — better positioning the work-apparel retailer to thrive in the digital era.

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CIO Leadership Live with Bernie Gracy, Chief Digital Officer of Agero | Ep 1

In this lively hourlong discussion, Maryfran Johnson, executive director of CIO programs for CIO Events and the CIO Executive Council, talks with Bernie Gracy, Chief Digital Officer of Agero, the largest provider of roadside...

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GE digital transformation: collaboration leads to innovation

The vital importance of collaboration to enable transformation and innovation.

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Why design thinking is key to efficient innovation

Sixty-nine percent of organizations surveyed by Everest Group say that design thinking makes their innovation process more efficient. Download the free report to learn more.

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How Ford uses HoloLens to drive automotive design

Mixed reality technology is transforming several of Ford’s crucial processes for designing cars, trucks and SUVs. And it's facilitating the company's push into design thinking to put people at the heart of its innovation.

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Investments worth making today for a bigger business tomorrow

Here are the areas you need to focus on to succeed.

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Why we need to change our approach to measurement to drive innovation

How do we measure the true impact of IT on the ability of a business to innovate and provide better consumer experiences?

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