Category Archives: All Column Pieces

CIO Rob Carter Transforms FedEx Into A Cloud Centric Enterprise

Rob Carter, CIO of FedEx
Peter High discusses Rob Carter’s experience as the CIO of FedEx, his principles of dominant design, and how he brought FedEx to become the Information Technology juggernaut that it is today.

Top 20 Social CIOs

Today’s most social CIOs
Peter High discusses the importance of social media for today’s leading CIOs, the rationale behind creating a strong social presence, and lists the top 20 most social CIOs today.

NCR CIO Bill VanCuren Drives The Move To Internet Of Things And Big Data

Bill VanCuren, CIO at NCR
Peter High discusses NCR’s move from a manufacturing company to a software and services driven organization with Bill VanCuren, their CIO. He also discusses their shift to gathering customer data and the Internet of things basis for providing better customer service.

The Top Five Smart Cities In The World

The Top Five Smart Cities In The World
Peter High discusses the smartest cities in the world with Steffen Sorrell of Juniper Research.

The Best Logistics Organization In India Uses No Technology And A Mostly Illiterate Workforce

The Best Logistics Organization in India Uses no Technology and a Mostly Illiterate Workforce
Peter High discusses his take on dabbawalas, the most efficient logistics organization in India, through his travels in Mumbai.

The Symbolism Of The World’s Most Expensive Home

The Symbolism of the World’s Most Expensive Home
Peter High discusses his take on Antilia, the billion dollar residence of Mukesh Ambani, through his travels in Mumbai, India.

Five Things Successful People Do Before They Go To Bed

Five Things Successful People Do Before They Go To Bed
Peter High discusses characteristics of high performing individuals, and their pre-sleep tactics to improve performance.

Beyond CIO Series Summary in Forbes

This page is the hub to the ongoing Beyond CIO series in Forbes
The most talented IT executives are advancing beyond CIO to take on the very top leadership positions of companies. In this new series, Peter High profiles examples of this promising trend for current IT leaders.

The CIO’s First 100 Days Series Summary in Forbes

This summary page provides access to the multi-part CIO’s First 100 Days series in Forbes
The CIO’s First 100 Days series in Forbes explores what the CIOs at some of the world’s most recognizable firms did, and what they could have done differently at the onset of their tenure.

Forbes The CIO’s First 100 Days Series: Tom Murphy, VP and CIO of UPenn

The CIO’s first 100 Days: Tom Murphy
Tom Murphy, CIO of University of Pennsylvania discusses discusses the importance of a CIOs first 100 days and the keys to success in navigating this challenging period.