Raising your Digital IQ – Why it’s important for all the C-suite

It is my belief that a company’s Digital IQ – the way it integrates and leverages digital technology to service the business needs – will be a key driver and competitive advantage over the next decade.  A 2012 Price Waterhouse Cooper report suggests that “… excellence in IT has not been commoditized and is still differentiating…

Stakeholder or Shareholder value? What every CEO needs to do

In search of the CEO Myndset In a world of economic crises, burgeoning competition, regulatory oversight and the revolution that is the Internet, I think it would be fair to say that the role of the CEO is under siege.   The "strategic" allocation [read = reduction] of  resources in search of that extra margin --…

Digital Education for kids: Take responsibility of your online reputation

"Exposed" is a very well crafted 10-minute video, launched just this past February 8th, 2011, that shows the wickedly fast way one's life can get turned upside down by one unwise action. Out of a seemingly innocent act of sharing a photo with one's most intimate friend, can come a nightmarish experience that will entail…

Digital Education – The Internet is learned by living it, not by reading about it

If Facebook has gained 20 million users in France, there are still some people in France who are recalcitrant users, wary of the platform and feel more or less forced to join (6 reasons why not to join!). But, to paraphrase Joel de Rosnay, France is not rear guard; it treads with hindsight. In turn,…