• How to Get CISOs & Boards on the Same Page 21 Feb 2020 15:16 These two groups have talked past each other for years, each hobbled by their own tunnel vision and misperceptions. Remember the old parable of the blind men touching the elephant? Its lesson is that perspective determines our conclusions, and that we risk …
  • More companies than ever have a chief experience officer, chief customer officer 18 Feb 2020 11:00 Feb. 18, 2020 Nearly 90% of organizations have a chief experience officer or chief customer officer in their ranks and the high number reflects how seriously companies are taking customer experience into account, according to a Gartner Inc. survey. Just …
  • 'Academia responsible for identifying the future of work scenarios' 14 Feb 2020 04:04 ‘Academia responsible for identifying the future of work scenarios’ Islamabad : The Bahria University and Industry CXOs Connect arranged a seminar on 'Future of Work' to develop linkages between the university and corporate sector. The management …
  • How is your company managing its AI and ML initiatives? 13 Feb 2020 18:11 Image: Getty Images/iStockphoto When it comes to artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) projects, the biggest challenge for CXOs isn't necessarily deployment, but rather, managing these initiatives.  For example, what do you …
  • The Asian Age interviews Mr Srinivasa of GlobalGyan on building student's careers 13 Feb 2020 04:37 GlobalGyan Academy is an EduTech start-up that helps students and managers build their careers. When it comes to education platforms in India, GlobalGyan Academy needs no introduction. In lieu of this, we took the opportunity to interview Mr Srinivasa, CEO …
  • Startup Events This Week- Pulse42 Mumbai, Innovation Day And More 11 Feb 2020 04:15 The iXi Summit 2020 and Seeding Kerala Summit were held last week India Innovation Day brings two conference event for startups Inc42 is bringing Pulse42 to Mumbai this month Last week, iXi Summit 2020 and Seeding Kerala Summit was organised to boost the …
  • Central Park to invest Rs 1000 cr on new project in Gurugram 08 Feb 2020 13:42 Realty firm Central Park on Saturday said it will invest around Rs 1,000 crore to develop a luxury housing project in Gurugram, Haryana. The company will develop over 500 housing units in the 13-acre housing project 'Bellavista', which is part of …
  • Entrepreneurship should begin in school 08 Feb 2020 08:47 Startups are one of the strongest engines for wealth creation, employment and economic growth. India is aspiring to be a $5 trillion economy in the next five years. There is also a need to create 300 million jobs by 2040, which is roughly 10 million jobs a …
  • Flipkart struggles to keep its flock together 08 Feb 2020 05:12 NEW DELHI: Nishant Verman and Anurag Verma join the list of senior exits at Walmart-owned Flipkart in the past six months. Verman was vice president and Verma was senior director. Kirti Varun Avasarala, Vikash Jalan and Samrat Dogra, all of whom were …
  • Glass ceiling: Pay gap between women and men CEOs doubles 08 Feb 2020 02:45 MUMBAI: Women executive directors (EDs) earned 45% less than their male counterparts in the last fiscal year as male CEOs and CXOs took home bigger salary increments. Salaries of women EDs remained near stagnant, data revealed. An analysis of PrimeDatabase …
  • Cisco Live! Europe in RAI Amsterdam from 2021 05 Feb 2020 11:27 Venues Vicky Karantzavelou / 05 Feb 2020 08:28 306 Smart City Amsterdam will be hosting this huge Cisco event over the next three years Cisco has chosen RAI Amsterdam as the location for its grand annual Cisco Live! Europe user conference. Smart City …
  • Cisco Lives smart move to Amsterdam for 3-year tenancy - CMW 02 Feb 2020 09:03 Smart City Amsterdam will be hosting the annual European edition of the Cisco Live! event over three years from 2021. Organisers chose RAI Amsterdam as the venue for an event expected to attract 18,000 visitors from around the world over the three-year …
  • Demand for marketing, sales heads dominate CXO moves in Oct-Dec 31 Jan 2020 09:49 Demand for senior executives to helm marketing and sales functions increased in the third quarter of this fiscal (2019-20), according to data from Xpheno. One in every three CXO movements during the October-November quarter were Chief Marketing Officers ( …
  • GlobalGyan Academy and FSC join hands for skills training 28 Jan 2020 19:01 Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 28 (ANI/NewsVoir): Future Supply Chain (FSC), one of India's largest organized third-party and logistics service providers, has associated with GlobalGyan Academy of Management Education as its Digital Learning …
  • Sterlite Power struggles to raise funds amid management churn 24 Jan 2020 09:49 SPTL’s chief executive of global infrastructure Ved Mani Tiwari, and chief operating officer of global infrastructure Sanjay Johari, have already resigned, but will continue in office till 31 March, said one person aware of the development, requesting …
  • Companies That Align Talent with Business Strategy Outperform Others by 16%, Retain 30% More Top-Performers, and See 34% Higher Employee Performance According to The State of Talent Optimization Report 22 Jan 2020 14:22 BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jan 22, 2020-- Talent strategy is the No. 1 priority executives will focus on in 2020. This is substantiated when one considers the business value of designing and executing an optimized talent strategy. The 2020 State of Talent …
  • AI in the court: Are robot judges next? 22 Jan 2020 11:47 As in many other industries, AI carries great promise as well as risks for the legal industry. In the court system, though, the stakes are unusually high. Using a predictive algorithm to determine your child custody terms isn't quite the same as …
  • Deloitte says 41% of Aussie execs want new tech to tackle climate change, social issues 21 Jan 2020 02:14 Deloitte last year conducted a global survey on over 2,000 C-level executives across 19 countries. Of those respondents, 151 hailed from Australia. The report [PDF] focuses on corporate social responsibility, with Australian executives taking the lead on …
  • Karnataka to set up centre for Internet of ethical things 20 Jan 2020 19:01 Davos/Bengaluru, Jan 20 (IANS) Karnataka would soon set up a centre for Internet of ethical things in partnership with the World Economic Forum (WEF), an official said on Monday. “Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa agreed to set up the centre at …
  • 4045 times is the highest CEO pay ratio in India Inc for FY19 20 Jan 2020 08:18 The income gap between top executives and regular employees remains wide in corporate India even as the continuing economic slowdown has left many companies across industries from automobiles to textiles bleeding. Last fiscal, average annual remuneration …
  • Blue Prism integrates Thoughtonomy, launches trio of RPA-as-a-service offerings 15 Jan 2020 13:13 special feature Managing AI and ML in the Enterprise The AI and ML deployments are well underway, but for CXOs the biggest issue will be managing these initiatives, and figuring out where the data science team fits in and what algorithms to buy versus …
  • Budget 2020: Centre to tighten noose on fraudulent Input Tax claims to curb revenue shortfall 14 Jan 2020 17:51 The RBI is reportedly likely to infuse Rs 1 trillion into the economy The central government is mulling to make fraudulent claims for input tax credit a non-bailable offence in the upcoming budget. Efforts are being made to drive up the GST collection, …
  • OYO layoff: Full text of Ritesh Agarwal's letter to employees 14 Jan 2020 06:59 OYO, a homegrown budget hotel chain, plans to cut jobs in India as a the startup is undergoing a restructuring programme. Founded by Ritesh Agarwal in 2013, OYO is now one of the largest startups in SoftBank Group Corp.'s portfolio. As a part of …
  • Budget may make faking input tax non-bailable crime for buyers too 14 Jan 2020 02:52 NEW DELHI: The government is likely to make fraudulent claims for input tax credit a non-bailable offence in the hands of recipients of goods and services in the February 1 budget by tightening the GST law, as it seeks to plug leakages. CXOs, directors or …
  • Why multicloud means it's time to invest in network transformation 13 Jan 2020 23:52 In the age of multicloud, network transformation is on many CxOs’ minds. Public clouds, private clouds, SaaS providers—they’re coming together to help enterprise organizations accomplish amazing things. They’re also placing game-changing demands on …
  • 'Some roles at OYO will become redundant...': Full text of CEO Ritesh Agarwal note to worried OYOpreneurs 13 Jan 2020 13:41 By Online Desk Ritesh Agarwal, CEO of OYO, one of India's youngest startup, which laid off thousands of its staffers earlier on Monday, has reached out to its employees who he calls OYOpreneurs. The letter comes amid reports of pink slips being handed …
  • ‘Technology is an enabler that helps in optimization of costs' 09 Jan 2020 19:40 Technology is an enabler that makes data available at a single touch and helps in cost optimization, collaborations and governance, experts said at a closed-door roundtable meeting. At the event titled Microsoft Future of Work—CXO Dialogues, hosted by Mint …
  • With world-class amenities & walk-to-work cultur... 08 Jan 2020 04:50 Luxury home buyers are often discerning as well as demanding, owing to their exposure to the prevailing trends in the world. They are aware that luxury living entails an ecosystem that is conducive to the highbrow lifestyle it purports to project. Among …
  • Hey Einstein, Brian Solis is talking to you. And you're talking back 07 Jan 2020 21:30 Hey all, Happy New Year! As you probably can guess, I'm heads down and deep into the CRM Watchlist 2020 submissions so rather than leave you out in the cold (and depending on where you are it IS cold) I thought that I'd start the new year just …
  • Instoried predicts success rate of content, invokes right set of emotions in customers 06 Jan 2020 10:05 India is steadily on the verge of becoming the largest market for content marketing. And the influx of digital media has acted as a catalyst in creating the momentum for content marketing, a major part of which is the written content. Blogs, articles, …
  • Private equity funds go talent shopping for portfolio companies 30 Dec 2019 04:58 MUMBAI: Private equity (PE) funds have turned job providers in a market that has otherwise grown sluggish on account of a protracted economic slowdown. Top funds – which have infused capital into greenfield ventures – are hiring a significant number of mid …
  • Tech talent crunch in 2020 likely to go up to 200,000 28 Dec 2019 04:15 New Delhi: A shortage of employees skilled in technologies like artificial intelligence, machine learning, blockchain, Internet of Things, cybersecurity and data analytics that India is facing would become acute next year, say recruitment experts. If the …
  • CXO hiring cos diversify services amid slowdown 25 Dec 2019 22:42 Namrata Singh | TNN Mumbai: With CXO hiring mandates getting impacted by the economic downturn, executive search firms are offering services that go beyond pure search. Firms like Accord Group, Egon Zehnder and Executive Access, to name a few, have tweaked …
  • The human dimension of India’s IT woes 25 Dec 2019 07:52 By Avik Chanda One of the biggest economic shockwaves thus far this festive season has been the spate of retrenchments announced in the large IT firms, such as Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTS) and Infosys. The US-based CTS, which has 75% of its …
  • As CFO Act turns 30, agency financial officials draw up wish list for reform 23 Dec 2019 21:08 Chief financial officers, for decades, have kept back-office operations running smoothly at their agencies. But the rapid expansion of the agency C-suite to include chief risk officers, chief procurement officers and chief data officers — to name a few —  …
  • Roseate Hotels opens its first co-working centre in Aerocity, has 100 desks 22 Dec 2019 18:44 Roseate Hotels & Resorts, which has six hospitality projects in India and the UK, on Sunday said it has forayed into the co-working business with the setting up of its first premium centre in its hotel at Aerocity here. The company has opened its first …
  • C-Suite Exec: How to Become Your Company’s Moral Compass 17 Dec 2019 17:05 GettyToday’s C-suite executives handle far more than just business operations. They serve a vital role in shaping strategy and culture — which means they also have a responsibility as the company’s conscience. Even so, many CXOs struggle to balance …
  • A billion dollar secret no CEO will tell you 15 Dec 2019 12:27 In the corporate world, reputation is a fragile commodity. Ashwani Singla, who runs Astrum, a reputation management firm in Gurgaon, knows this well. Recently, he accompanied a company’s chief executive officer to meet an industry bigwig. The CEO, known …
  • We don’t merely sell a car, we offer a lifestyle 14 Dec 2019 05:02 On Friday, Porsche India extended its Cayenne SUV range with the addition of the Cayenne Coupé, featuring an all-new body shape, two different roof concepts, and a sports-car-like driving performance. While the model shares the same technical attributes as …
  • Tim Cook Visits Japan to Meet With Developers and Employees 09 Dec 2019 13:39 23 minutes ago at 05:08 am This article finally made me realize why there have been so many negative comments about Tim Cook's leadership at Apple. Tim is very customer (outward) focused rather than process / product (inward) focused. He is also …
  • FableStreet raises 09 Dec 2019 11:45 FableStreet, premium work wear brand, on Monday raised ₹21 crores in a Series A round, led by Fireside Ventures. Other investors who participated in their personal capacity included Pradeep Parameswaran, President for Uber India and South Asia, Dilip …
  • ISB placements duck slowdown, students bag record job offers 03 Dec 2019 23:11 Hyderabad: The economic slowdown seems to have failed to dampen the hiring sentiment at premier Hyderabad-based B-school, Indian School of Business (ISB), with students of its post graduate programme in management (PGP)receiving 1,383 job offers on Day-1 …
  • AWS Graviton2: What it means for Arm in the data center, cloud, enterprise, AWS 03 Dec 2019 17:37 Amazon Web Services launched its Graviton2 processors, which promise up to 40% better performance from comparable x86-based instances for 20% less. Graviton2, based on the Arm architecture, may have a big impact on cloud workloads, AWS' cost structure, …
  • ISB sees 1,383 offers on Day 1 of placements in comparison to 1,194 last year 03 Dec 2019 11:13 Kolkata: Indian School of Business (ISB), which has started placements for the Class of 2020, has seen 1,383 offers on Day 1 in comparison to 1,194 offers last year, the institute said in a release on Tuesday. Average CTC on Day 1 of placements stood at Rs …
  • IndiaMART is encouraging more businesses to come online with 'Bada Aasaan Hai' Campaign 27 Nov 2019 14:22 IndiaMART, India's largest online marketplace rolled out its new brand promise with the core message as 'Bada Aasaan Hai'. From being a functional platform with the tagline "Kaam Yahin Banta Hai", IndiaMART has come a long way. The …
  • Demand for CXOs bucks downtrend 26 Nov 2019 06:07 New Delhi: Demand for top executives at corporate India seems to have bucked the downturn trend in the economy. Executive search firms such as Korn Ferry, EMA Partners, Transearch, Insist and Head Hunters said they are all witnessing an at least 20% …
  • Microsoft Australia hunts for partner business CTO 25 Nov 2019 23:31 Microsoft is searching for a new chief technology officer (CTO) to join the leadership ranks of its One Commercial Partner (OCP) team in Australia.  In a job notice published on Microsoft’s website, the company said the technical leader “will play a …
  • Bangladesh wins 1st place in eASIA Award 2019 represented by D Money 21 Nov 2019 19:19 D Money Bangladesh Ltd has won eASIA Gold Award 2019 for digital transformation (private sector), administrated by the Asia Pacific Council for Trade Facilitation and Electronic Business (AFACT). The competition was held among Asian tech giants from 24 …
  • Veteran Marketing Executive Liz Miller Joins Constellation... 14 Nov 2019 03:19 Veteran Marketing Executive Liz Miller Joins Constellation Research as Principal Analyst Advising on Marketing Leadership, Boardroom Priorities and Demands Facing CMOs in the Trust Economy SILICON VALLEY, Calif. (PRWEB) November 13, 2019 Constellation …
  • Mark Schwartz dives into risk management in 12 Nov 2019 10:30 The following is a Q&A with Mark Schwartz, author of the book War and Peace and IT. Why is it important that business leaders read War and Peace and IT, especially with the role digital transformation plays today? Mark Schwartz: For true digital …
  • Can you manage change? You’re boss 07 Nov 2019 23:24 Namrata Singh | TNN Mumbai: In keeping with today’s fast-changing times, adaptability and the ability to deal with uncertainties have emerged as the top two leadership traits, according to a survey. Conducted by Executive Access (India) exclusively for TOI …
  • 30iGala: A Huge Thank You! 04 Nov 2019 04:30 As we regroup after the big event last Thursday night, Peter Coroneos would like to express his deepest thanks to all those who helped make the 30th Anniversary of the Internet in Australia Celebrations a great success. The 30th Anniversary of the Internet …
  • FULL VIDEOS: 30iGala successfully celebrated the 30th Anniversary of the Internet in Australia 03 Nov 2019 21:44 With nearly 400 people in attendance, the 30th Anniversary of the Internet in Australia was a sold out event, featuring excellent speeches, a fascinating panel discussion, quantum supremacy, great prizes and more! Peter Coroneos, the former CEO and founder …
  • ITServe’s Annual Conference Synergy Highlights Tech Trends &... 03 Nov 2019 04:50 Over 1500 CXOs from 1200+ companies and policymakers came together at America's biggest IT Conference CHICAGO (PRWEB) November 02, 2019 ITServe Alliance concluded the 5th annual conference – Synergy 2019 – held in Chicago, IL. The two-day conference …
  • Max Life Insurance to expand scope of insurtech accelerator programme 01 Nov 2019 14:06 NEW DELHI: Max Life Insurance Co. Ltd is expanding its insurtech accelerator programme Max Life Innovation Labs' scope to include distinct business challenges and bringing on board strategic ecosystem partners to provide mentoring and business support …
  • 30iGala, the 30th Anniversary of the Internet in Australia event on tonight 31 Oct 2019 02:16 Sold out two weeks ago, tonight's event will be a major celebration, remembering and honouring the heroes who made the Internet what it is today, and thanking those whose passion and vision live on in the services that most people now take for granted. …
  • Clean energy CXOs make hay while sun shines 28 Oct 2019 21:35 BENGALURU|KOLKATA: Amid India’s goal to add 160 GW of solar and wind energy capacity by 2022 and a global push towards decreased emissions, clean energy companies are stepping up the search for CXOs. Executive search firms say they are seeing an up to 100% …
  • AI, machine learning to dominate CXO agenda over next 5 years 23 Oct 2019 09:10 Gartner's outlook for the next five years revolves around the idea that artificial intelligence will augment human decisions, emotions and relationships. The big question is whether Gartner's prognostications will play out in the next five years. …
  • These CXOs wanna go back to school again 22 Oct 2019 06:57 Bengaluru | New Delhi: A month ago, Tanmay Saksena, chief operating officer of online pharmacy 1mg, became a student again. He signed up on ed-tech platform Coursera to take the ‘AI For Everyone’ course. Reason? With a lot of information thrown around …
  • Motadata recognized as a Leader in Network Monitoring Data... 15 Oct 2019 15:53 Motadata recognized as a Leader in Network Monitoring Data Quadrant by SoftwareReviews, a division of IT research & consulting firm Info-Tech Research Group Motadata recognized as a Leader in Network Monitoring Report AHMEDABAD, India (PRWEB) October …
  • Is mind-reading tech your next big security nightmare? Yes, but not in the way you might expect 15 Oct 2019 11:37 Technology allowing our thoughts and feelings to be translated into a digital form – and shared – is already a reality. Brain computer interfaces (BCI) allow us to connect our minds to computers for some limited purposes, and big tech companies including …
  • Startups set to hire 200 CXOs in 12 months 15 Oct 2019 04:37 Mumbai: A couple of weeks ago, three US startups approached talent search firm RGF Executive Search India to help find country heads to roll out their businesses in the country. Startups in India, too, are looking for senior executives to help them scale …
  • Workplace by Facebook adds bevy of features, passes 3 million paid users, eyes frontline workers 08 Oct 2019 16:23 Workplace by Facebook now has three million paid users, up one million in the past eight months, and is rolling out updates that make video collaboration easier, gauge worker sentiment, and better target frontline employees. The new features and subscriber …
  • Sharjah Islamic Bank the Most Innovative Islamic Bank of 2019 07 Oct 2019 14:59 Sharjah Islamic Bank (SIB) was awarded the Most Innovative Islamic Bank of the year at the FinX Awards 2019, held on October 2, at the Music Hall in Jumeirah Zabeel Saray, Dubai. The bank was recognised for all their activities and initiatives during the …
  • Only 10 pc of Indian CEOs confident about reliability of AI applications: PwC 06 Oct 2019 05:47 New Delhi, Oct 6 () Only 10 per cent of Indian CEOs are confident about the reliability of their artificial intelligence (AI) applications, according to PwC India. Even as AI has the potential to solve complex problems effectively at scale, badly designed …
  • Just 10% of top Indian CEOs confident about reliability of AI, says PwC 03 Oct 2019 19:09 Only 10 per cent of top Indian executives are confident about the reliability of artificial intelligence (AI) applications, as India Inc lacks a formal approach to its risk evaluation, a recent study of over 1,000 top-level Indian executives (CXOs) and of …
  • PE firms scout for CXOs to help improve growth 27 Sep 2019 05:59 KOLKATA | MUMBAI: The private equity sector is on the hunt for CXOs, not just for existing portfolio companies but also as they work out deals to buy stakes in promoter-driven companies with the understanding that they bring in new leadership to help scale …
  • Q2E Announces Solutions that Solve CXOs Biggest Problem: How to Efficiently Run Their Businesses in Today's Complex World 26 Sep 2019 22:41 "Q2E brings together project management, workflow and business intelligence into a solution that dynamically adapts to constantly changing needs so that teams can successfully execute."     CUPERTINO, CA, September 26, 2019 /24-7PressRelease…
  • Microsoft, ISB ink pact to set up AI Digital Lab; skill CXOs 23 Aug 2019 17:35 HYDERABAD: IT giant Microsoft and Indian School of Business (ISB) have signed an MoU to set up an AI (Artificial Intelligence) Digital Lab and also offer an executive programme titled "Leading Business Transformation in the Age of AI" at the B- …
  • New JDA and KPMG Survey Says Artificial Intelligence is the Most Impactful Supply Chain Technology for CXOs in 2019 14 May 2019 00:52 Second annual survey reveals that real-time visibility is driving digital supply chain investments enabled by AI, ML and cognitive PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Gartner Supply Chain Executive Conference – The second annual joint survey of supply chain …
  • Digital transformation means survival for CxOs 13 Mar 2019 05:14 Digital transformation is largely being driven by CxOs because “they see it as survival,” according to Cisco APJC president Miyuki Suzuki. Speaking at the recent Cisco Live 2019 conference in Melbourne, Suzuki said the large consulting firms are pushing …
  • Arming CXOs with data: 25-year old's budgeting tool project goes global 07 Mar 2019 20:02 From offering increased efficiency and cutting down on research time when catering to clients for a data-based budgeting tool, Harshil Shah's summer internship projects have already been adopted by his parent company, consulting firm GEP Worldwide, and …
  • Internal vs external CXOS: How companies are hiring 12 Feb 2019 08:38 ET Bureau| Feb 12, 2019, 07.50 AM IST Also Read Indian Americans charged with murder-for-hire IL&FS hires Grant Thornton to review books Chanda Kochhar hires lawyer to launch defence H&M hires the Cambridge Analytica Whistleblower Commenting …
  • New year begins on a bright note for CXOs as demand spikes 25-30% 27 Jan 2019 16:25 As the spectre of unemployment looms large before the government ahead of the general elections, the new year has begun on a bright note for C-level executives, with demand for CXOs, who command remuneration of ₹1-1.5 crore, spiking 25-30 per cent in the …
  • Marketing efficiencies top of mind for CXOs in 2019 16 Nov 2018 14:13 Adults in the U.S. now spend more than six hours per day listening to, watching, reading or interacting with digital media which has huge implications for how brands market to their customers. Now a new white paper details challenges for brands. Jersey …
  • Seeking breathing room, CXOs say no to jobs in toxic NCR 03 Nov 2018 07:56 Increasingly toxic air quality in and around Delhi is forcing some senior corporate executives to decline job offers in the national capital region, according to executive search companies. Korn Ferry, EMA Partners, Hunt Partners, Transearch and Global …
  • Seeking breathing room, CXOs say no to jobs in toxic NCR 03 Nov 2018 02:08 Increasingly toxic air quality in and around Delhi is forcing some senior corporate executives to decline job offers in the national capital region, according to executive search companies. Korn Ferry, EMA Partners, Hunt Partners, Transearch and Global …
  • CXOs now quit startups to join large corporates 07 Sep 2018 05:40 MUMBAI: In a reversal of trend, top executives of ecommerce firms are increasingly joining traditional business houses, even as big corporates take a startup approach and bet big on data, technology and artificial intelligence to drive growth. In the last …
  • MarketsandMarkets Announces Addition of New CXOs and Leaders... 14 Aug 2018 17:39 MarketsandMarkets, the world’s largest revenue impact research and advisory firm focused on high-growth niche markets, today announced the appointments of new CXOs and leaders to its global management team. CHICAGO and PUNE, India (PRWEB) August 14, 2018 …
  • Digital transformation: A guide for CXOs 09 May 2018 17:24 Originally Published: May 2018 IT and business leaders are increasingly under pressure to find ways to apply digital practices to business processes and operations. However, many analysts point to a large divide between the goal of digital transformation …
  • Startups find it difficult to hire CXOs 03 May 2018 13:43 NEW DELHI: Recruitment at CXO levels and raising funds continue to be the main challenges for startups. This is due to the decrease in hype around startups and difficulty in convincing experienced professionals to quit their job and join a startup. …
  • How much should CXOs trust vendors when purchasing new solutions? 12 Apr 2018 17:47 Video: Working with third-party vendors? Five best IT practices to protect your firm Technology buyers tend to use multiple resources when researching products, because none are perfectly adequate or trustworthy. The results are showcased in a report from …
  • It ain’t Artificial Intelligence: In demand, tech CXOs write own cheques 10 Apr 2018 02:55 NEW DELHI: Barun Gorain joined Hindustan Zinc Ltd as chief technology and innovation officer two months ago, moving from Barrick Gold in Canada, one of the many CXO-level hires that Indian companies have been making in the buzzing areas of artificial …
  • Insight for CXOs: Put your cloud users on a diet 02 Apr 2018 22:19 Executives labour under the misconception that they can easily switch cloud service providers, and so don’t look before they first make their ‘cloud’ leap. I spent over a decade working for Michael Connors, chairman and CEO of Information Services Group ( …
  • Companies offload real estate as CXOs opt for fatter salaries 20 Mar 2018 21:10 MUMBAI: For top executives of Indian and multinational companies, the posh accommodation that companies used to provide as a perquisite to attract talent is no longer such a compelling proposition. Many executives who aren’t too keen on this option prefer …
  • Most CXOs’ goals skip gender diversity 28 Dec 2017 00:06 Mumbai: The view that equal gender representation in all businesses is key to a country's GDP growth has been endorsed by several global leaders in the past, and most recently by John Chambers of IT giant Cisco, who echoed these views during his visit …
  • How CXOs are charting an IoT road map 19 Dec 2017 19:45 The Internet of Things (IoT) is both a disruptive and transformative technology concept, with an estimated 8.4 billion devices getting connected by end-2017, according to research firm Gartner Inc. McKinsey Global Institute pegs IoT’s potential economic …
  • How CXOs are learning to tackle the challenges of multiple clouds 23 Nov 2017 19:43 Five years ago, when messaging and voice communication services provider Solutions Infini Inc. moved its entire information technology (IT) infrastructure to the cloud, the company’s executives believed they would save on operational costs. Chief …
  • Delhi pollution: Spooked CXOs refuse job offers, postpone trips 15 Nov 2017 19:02 NEW DELHI: A fortnight ago, search firm BTI Consultants approached a top Bengaluru-based pharmaceutical industry executive with a job offer that included a better position, 40% increase in pay and other perks. He refused the offer. Taking up the job would …
  • CxOs: thinking S/4 HANA migration? Think first about assessing risk 14 Sep 2017 10:46
  • How CXOs drive digital transformation 31 Aug 2017 18:47 Technology-led business disruption, today, is not an exception but a rule. Transformative technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) tools, blockchain, virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and 3D printing, increased hyper-connectivity …
  • CXOs honored by Utah Business; GOED confirms new board chair; WTC Utah trade mission registration 27 Jun 2017 02:19 CXOs honored by Utah Business Magazine Utah Business Magazine celebrated its 2017 CXO of the Year honorees Thursday, and a number of them helm Utah County businesses. The honoree list is as follows: Sue Armstrong, executive vice president/chief …
  • Three things CXOs should do to combat sexual harassment 21 Apr 2017 16:39 One of this week's leading headlines was the ouster of Bill O'Reilly from Fox News following numerous claims of sexual harassment from women who worked at the network. After the news broke, Lisa Bloom, an attorney representing some of the women …
  • IBM Study: CxOs Set Their Sights Back on Traditional Targets 19 Apr 2017 13:31 ARMONK, N.Y. - 19 Apr 2017: Despite traditional industry boundaries blurring in the face of digital disruption, CxOs are now saying that future competition is more likely to come from within their own industry, according to new findings from IBM (NYSE: IBM …
  • ET GBS 2017: Some CXOs, legal eagles see gain in GST, others feel the pain 28 Mar 2017 19:27 Service providers, young entrepreneurs and legal experts at the Global Business Summit voiced concerns and expressed hope with regard to the impending indirect tax regime as the parliament discussed the goods and services tax (GST) bills. Analysing the GST …
  • Singapore CxOs mean business on going digital; it’s not ‘shadow IT’, it’s just business. 28 Mar 2017 19:05 Singapore, March 28, 2017 - Fujitsu has commissioned new research that has found that "line of business" (LOB) leaders in Singapore expect digital technologies to change what they do in future and they placed high priority on technology-related …
  • 20 backpacks CXOs can actually get away with 17 Mar 2017 11:25 This bag is TSA checkpoint-friendly, which means you don't have to take your laptop out of your bag to put it through the scanner. Most backpacks that have this feature are nylon, but this classic leather is a step up. Spring, $799
  • Six ways CXOs can get their DR plan up to speed 10 Mar 2017 22:06 Recent events like Russia's US 2016 election interference and new disclosures about the release of CIA documents should impress upon CEOs, CIOs, and other high-level corporate decision makers the need to revisit and potentially retune their disaster …
  • 16 questions CXOs should ask before starting an IoT project 03 Feb 2017 09:01 Image: iStock/AndreyPopov In a 2015 global survey conducted by IT services and consulting firm Tata Associates, 79 percent of 3,764 executives responded that they had Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives in place, and 64 percent of those who didn't …
  • How CXOs should plan their approach to IoT 27 Jan 2017 22:14 Just as it was with virtualization and cloud computing, moving into an Internet of Things (IoT) project can unleash a barrage of questions aimed at C-level executives from their board members. These questions usually center around what the company is doing …