Author Archives: Malcolm Mac Donald

The IT Holy Grail: Part 2 – Start with the End in Mind

The Typical Strategy Process indicates: Where we are Where we want to be How to get there

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A Commencement Reminder

A friend of mine liked this video on Facebook today.  I liked it so much, I decided to make it the first post on my blog in a very long time.  Enjoy. Some great lessons, and an excellent reminder

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Back to Financial Services

At the end of November, I moved to I-Net Bridge to take on a CIO role. The move back to financial services is very refreshing. I am excited about the opportunity and feel the weight of a great responsibility to an … Continue reading

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The IT holy grail

Strategic Alignment of IT with the declared business strategy is a topic that seems to be widely regarded as a holy grail.  Something Everyone Strives for, but seldom achieves. In my last few roles I have encountered a number of … Continue reading

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From Planes to Trains

I’ll be starting today at PRASA (Passenger Rail Agency South Africa).  There are a number of reasons for this move, but primarily it is an opportunity to do even more for South Africa, that will impact more people. Also this … Continue reading

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