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Ed Marx is the senior vice president and chief information officer at Texas Health Resources in Arlington, Texas. His career in the health care industry spans 24 years, 16 of which have been spent as CIO. Prior to joining Texas Health in 2007, Marx was CIO of University Hospitals Health System of Cleveland. He previously served in a variety of IT leadership roles with health care organizations such as HCA (Tennessee), Parkview Episcopal Medical Center (Colorado) and Poudre Valley Health System (Colorado).[…] Continue Reading »
Amy Webb is CEO and founder of the digital strategy agency Webbmedia Group, a co-founder of 501(c)(3) Spark Camp, a lecturer at Columbia University Sulzberger Program and a board member and adviser to various organizations. She also wrote the memoir “Data, A Love Story,” published this year. I recently asked her about being an entrepreneur and about her various endeavors.[…] Continue Reading »
More than ever, modern leaders of small businesses, large corporations and nonprofits must manage multiple departments and sustain working relationships within organizations more efficiently. Leading an engaging, technological and profitable business model requires constant challenge and improvement at all levels.
Most successful large and middle-market company CEOs prefer to be challenged. They actually seek out and pay well for harsh analytical truths.[…] Continue Reading »
There are three broad conclusions about Steve Ballmer’s tenure as Microsoft CEO, which will come to an end within 12 months.
The most negative is illustrated by his being laughably wrong about the iPhone and is bolstered by instant or slow-burning failures in phones (the Kin) and tablets (Surface). A pragmatist would counter by noting that the company under Ballmer more than tripled sales, doubled profits and found minor successes (such as the XBox) while preserving enterprise and services profits.[…] Continue Reading »