A positive attitude toward work improves productivity and makes work more enjoyable. People need to learn that they have a daily choice in determining how they feel about their jobs.
We will live in a world where everything that can be connected will be connected, devices will be smarter with more compute power locally and latency will be a thing of the past.
It’s easy to roll out public health laws, but sometimes, especially in authoritarian countries, it is hard to unroll laws made in the times of public health emergencies.
Technology is the greatest catalyst for removing borders and connecting people around the world.
"Think big and think holistically. Be bold with pursuing your dreams; the worst that can happen is finding out that the timing isn’t right. If you don’t try, you’ll never know."
"The leaders I know who have achieved true long-term success not only know where they are and where they’re going but also where they came from. They understand that they didn’t get there alone. We all need a little help on the journey."
"These days, to be a good CIO, you not only need to be able to manage the technology, you need to be able to have a business-level conversation as well—and do it without resorting to too many three or four-letter acronyms."
"Data is the pollution problem of the information age, and protecting privacy is the environmental challenge."
- By Bruce Schneier, Security Technologist and Author
"A woman who wants to succeed in technology needs confidence, tenacity, and analytical skills…. When people try to say you don't have the skills, tell them that you do—they just haven't noticed."
"I no longer even think about being a woman when I sit down at the table. I focus instead on why we are here, what do we need to do, and what I am bringing to the table to ensure that we make the decision we need to make."
- By Itumeleng Makgati, Executive Partner – Information Management, Sasol Johannesburg