• Four Things That Make IBM Remarkable

    By Saii Joveini Shahnazi, I find it fascinating to explore an organization’s ability to create competitive advantage. I wrote a Master Thesis about this topic, which is why I wear a “special set of glasses” when I try to understand an organization. So, I took a look at IBM and I found four remarkable things:… Continue Reading

  • 5 Mistakes You Might Make as a New Consultant

    By Kushaan Shah. Imagine stepping into your first project at IBM. Armed with two weeks of training, hours of online modules, and countless slips of advice from mentors and other consultants, you’re ready to take on the world. You greet your client with a firm handshake and open arms. Still, part of your brain is… Continue Reading

  • Meet 2015 IBM Fellows

    10 Experts Earn Elite Status IBM Fellows represent the company’s top technical talent. For more than 50 years, they have contributed to five Nobel Prizes, thousands of patents, and IBM’s industry leadership in everything from the mainframe to Cloud computing. The 10 IBMers in the 2015 class span geography, from Haifa to Dallas, and expertise,… Continue Reading

  • Women In Tech: Meet Kala Fleming  

    By Masha Tseveen. Who: Kala Fleming Role at IBM: Water Research Scientist Field of Work: Smarter Planet Research Scientist/Water Research Location: Nairobi, Kenya Hometown: Antigua Tell us a story about how you got your job at IBM. Why did you choose IBM? At the time, I was living in Washington DC, USA, and ready to… Continue Reading

  • Ponder This — April’s Challenge!

    Ponder This Challenge: A 7x7x7 cube is centered at the origin of a three-dimensional grid. The exact middle-point of each cell contains one character from the Peter Pan story. All the cells outside the cube are filled with Captain Hooks. Inside the cube some of the cells contain Peter Pans and the others contain Wendys.… Continue Reading

  • Women In Tech: Meet Jia Chen

    by Masha Tseveen, Jacelyn Swenson. Who: Jia Chen Role at IBM: Director, Health Solutions, Smarter Cities Field of Work: Health Solutions for Smarter Cities Location: China Hometown: Shanghai Patents: 10+ Can you tell us a bit about what you are doing in your current role? I work as the director for health solutions for Smarter… Continue Reading

  • IBM Connects “Internet of Things” to the Enterprise

    IBM announced that it will invest $3 billion over the next four years to establish a new Internet of Things (IoT) unit, and that it is building a cloud-based open platform designed to help clients and ecosystem partners build IoT solutions. IBM’s pioneering work in Smarter Planet and Smarter Cities was based on practical applications… Continue Reading