Category Archives: Strategy

Microsoft Surface Pro 2–Initial Thoughts

Microsoft has recently announced the release of the Surface Pro 2 which is slated to ship October 21st.  For anyone following this blog, you’ll know I’ve been using the first Microsoft Surface Pro as my only desktop at work.  I’ve … Continue reading

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New Challenge

I’m always up for new challenges and I think this time I’ve really taken on a good’er that will stretch me as a person and a leader.  I recently became the Edmonton Chapter President of the CIO Association of Canada.  … Continue reading

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Microsoft Canadian Leadership Summit 2013 Wrap Up

Well that was quick, the CLS2013 conference is done and people have made their way home.  While only an evening and a day this event was packed with some of Microsoft’s latest and greatest information kicked off with a great … Continue reading

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Microsoft Canadian Leadership Summit 2013

Once again the Microsoft Canadian Leadership Summit is back and I’ll be making my way to Toronto this year to attend.  This year almost didn’t happen and after taking to social media via twitter and LinkedIn enough people made a … Continue reading

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Windows 8.1

I don’t typically like reposting blog entries however this is a good one with some preview of Windows 8.1.  There has been a lot of criticism with Windows 8 however I’ve been able to use it with no problems thus … Continue reading

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Microsoft Surface Pro – Update

I figured it was time I write an update on my Microsoft Surface Pro device and how it’s going as my only compute device*.  I put an asterisk because I still do use my Apple iPad from time to time, … Continue reading

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CIO to CEO–It Can Happen

Today I attended the CIO Association of Canada (@cio_can) – Edmonton Chapter (@ciocan_edm) round tables on “The Evolving CIO: Journey from CIO to CEO”.  Scott Garvey was the host this afternoon in what was a very insightful and informal chat … Continue reading

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