Making Big Sense Out of Tomorrow

“Yesterday is not ours to recover, but tomorrow is ours to win or lose.” – Lyndon B. Johnson Goodbye crystal ball, farewell 8-ball and hello fact-based predictive decision-making. As mere mortals, our gut instinct carries a fair amount of clout in determining tomorrow’s actions. However, it’s time to engage … READ MORE

Lesley MacDonald February 10th, 2015

Things That Think … So You Don’t Have To

Objects used to be inanimate, and that was fine because it was easy to point the finger when things didn’t go according to plan. However, today there’s a seemingly endless capacity for equipping everyday household objects with technology that enables them to perform a jaw-dropping array of tasks … READ MORE

Lesley MacDonald October 30th, 2014

The Rise of the “D” in the C-Suite

Several recent articles have piqued my interest in an emerging addition to the C-Suite – the CDO, or Chief Data Officer. My response is YAA – Yet Another Acronym to add to the stretched recesses of our memory banks. 

Lesley MacDonald August 18th, 2014

Shaking “IT” Up

In the event that you find yourself propping up a bar after a long, arduous day, you may have certain expectations of the service to be provided. Fast comes to mind, as does friendly, interactive, personalized and, ultimately, satisfying in the form of a well-crafted quality beverage. Ahhhhhh, … READ MORE

Lesley MacDonald July 1st, 2014

Help! I’m Getting Attached to My Data

Put your hand up if you and your smartphone/tablet are inseparable. OK, so that’s unanimous. Our connectivity has officially melded into our lifestyle – everywhere we go, our miniature mobile data hubs keep us connected while we work, play, live, and travel.

Lesley MacDonald May 21st, 2014
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