Tom Koulopoulos shares passion for IT's role in business Koulopoulos
engaged the audience at Fusion2006. Madison, Wis. Information technology leaders need to identify and drive their businesses' core competencies, said Delphi Group founder and CEO Tom Koulopoulos
in his Fusion2006 keynote presentation, "No-Fear Management: Innovating in a Culture...
CEOs and CIOs must be 'joined at the hip'
...l internal success. The latter method, he said, is the most successful, even if progress is measured in small increments. "Find a foothold somewhere," koulopoulos
advised. "Incremental progress, internally, is the single biggest motivator."
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...erted the term innovation as invention; it's not," koulopoulos
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...ul by drawing a line down the middle of his brain, koulopoulos
said. The difference today is that we are quickly ...es between business and IT is an illusion at best, koulopoulos
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...the combination of talent and culture, Knetter and koulopoulos
listed several advantages that may give the U.S. a...es.
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said he rarely finds cultures outside the U.S. tha...eir workforces.
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..., but he added that U.S employers now have greater demand for IT systems people.
Once you pour the infrastructure, the real development will begin, koulopoulos
predicted. I'm worried that we won't be equipped to take advantage of it because we won't have the skilled people to compete. I see that as a real thr...
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...ium , believes the benefits extend beyond grooming the future workforce.
I'm amazed at the degree to which that [mentoring] relationship has value, koulopoulos
said. It's one of the more valuable things I've done in my life.