The Business We’re All In

Anthony Guerra, Editor-in-Chief, hsCIO.com

“I can’t believe it, it’s after 4 and she hasn’t called,” I thought to myself. I sat down at the computer and began to type: Sally, It is 4:10 and I do not think I’ve received a call from you today. Am I mistaken? Thank you, Anthony I have learned that this “am I wrong?” […]

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Whatever It Takes

Anthony Guerra, Editor-in-Chief, hsCIO.com

It was September 2007 and I was walking down one of those lonely Las Vegas streets which, though busy with traffic, lack a human presence on the sidewalks. When you are off the strip, nobody doing anything legal walks around in Las Vegas. But I had to walk because I had no car. I couldn’t […]

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A Plan To Evolve

Anthony Guerra, Editor-in-Chief, hsCIO.com

“Did you create a business plan?” asked a colleague, who was kind enough to meet me for a chat. “I tried, but the examples I’ve seen are so long and complicated. I doubt whatever I could put together would be of any value,” I admitted. “Well, they are important,” he cautioned. “If you can’t write […]

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One Storm At A Time

Anthony Guerra, Editor-in-Chief, hsCIO.com

“Hi Anthony, I have a called meeting tomorrow that conflicts with tomorrow’s webinar. No need to change anything – I would like to propose one of my key lieutenants present in my absence. Are you OK with that? Sorry for the short notice, and appreciate your understanding, some things you just cannot control.” First off, when “are […]

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Anticipating The Potholes

Anthony Guerra, Editor-in-Chief, hsCIO.com

Looking at my watch, exhausted, I was stunned to see it was only 11 AM. “They are going to kill me,” I thought. It was Saturday and I was the sole source of sustenance and, of course, entertainment for our wild boys (Tyler, 5 and Parker, 3). My wife was laid up with a flu […]

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