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Businesses operate in a global economy. And while there has recently been a trend towards nationalism, global business experience is a valuable asset for any business technology leader to succeed in today’s turbulent economy. HMG Strategy Founder and CEO Hunter Muller recently conducted an HMG Spotlight interview with Max Chan, CIO at Avnet, a global […]

As members of the C-suite, CIOs and business technology leaders have a lot of demands on their time. Time, arguably, is the most precious resource for any business tech leader or member of the C-suite. In addition to `keeping the lights on’, they are working with the CEO and the senior leadership team reviewing and […]

Since the Securities and Exchange Commission’s cybersecurity disclosure rules went into effect on December 18, 2023, several critical trends are coming to light, according to CISOs and cybersecurity leaders in the HMG community. According to a recent article by multinational law firm Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom LLP, CISOs are now going to be […]

Microsoft shared in a recent regulatory filing that a Russian-linked intelligence group accessed some of the email accounts for top executives and employees of its legal and security teams. And while Microsoft officials say the attack hasn’t had a material effect on its operations, the incident underscores how increasingly ‘sophisticated’ nation-state actors and other cyber-criminals […]

Global business and political leaders gathered in Davos, Switzerland last week for the annual World Economic Forum. And while topics at this year’s event ranged from the opportunities and challenges associated with applying Generative AI to climate change and business resilience, attendees at the World Economic Forum (WEF) also heard from some of the top […]

Unlike traditional analyst research models, HMG Strategy’s research is peer-driven, drawing insights from its community of 500,000+ CIOs, CISOs, business technology leaders, industry experts, venture capitalists and search executives. Each year, HMG Strategy’s research team publishes a list of the top leadership and technology trends for business technology leaders. The top leadership trends being tracked […]

Starting December 18th, publicly held companies are now required to disclose material cybersecurity incidents to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). While the regulatory reporting rule is intended to provide investors with information on potential cyber risks affecting companies, lawmakers and cybersecurity experts and practitioners have criticized the rule for its shortcomings. For instance, […]

Without question, Generative AI is generating an enormous amount of buzz among CIOs and business technology leaders and fellow members of the C-suite. The CEO and the Board are pressing most CIOs and business technology leaders to know what the company is doing to utilize AI capabilities to drive business growth, streamline processes, enhance productivity […]

HMG Strategy Founder and CEO Hunter Muller has often said that there’s no better time to be a business technology leader. While that assessment is spot on, it can also be argued that the role of the CISO and security leaders is arguably as challenging as it has ever been. The evolving threat landscape is […]

It seems like you can’t walk ten feet these days without having a conversation with someone about Generative AI. The CEO certainly wants to know what the CIO or business technology leader is doing to leverage AI capabilities to drive business growth, enhanced productivity for knowledge workers, obtain fresh customer and market insights, develop new Go-to-Market models, etc.

At HMG Strategy, we’ve been studying the visionary leadership that’s required by CIOs and business technology executives to see around the corners and anticipate what’s coming next for the business. It’s a topic that we’ve been exploring in our CIO & CISO Executive Leadership Summits as well as on our National Advisory Board meetings and in our Global CIO & CISO Executive Leadership Alliance (CELA) service sessions.