About Jeffrey Hurley

Jeffrey Hurley, a seasoned global technology leader who has held positions with Fortune 500 companies throughout the world including diverse countries: Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, India, United Kingdom, and the United States. He is currently based in Toronto, Canada.

#155: Give Them Faster Horses

Give them faster horses! I say this tongue and cheek. Only to make the point that as technology professionals we have to lead the innovation in our organizations. Not just take requests from our business partners. We have to become as … Continue reading

#154: The Integrator’s Dilemma

This week on CIO Playbook with Jeffrey Hurley, I am discussing the integrator’s dilemma. The challenge technology professionals face when working to integrate third party applications in their environments   The Proven Process When we look to bring on a … Continue reading

#153: Part II Business Requirements

This week on CIO Playbook with Jeffrey Hurley, I am continuing our discussion on project management tools and approaches with Part II of how to develop your business requirements. I mentioned in last episode that there are multiple layers to … Continue reading

#152: Part I Business Requirements

This week on CIO Playbook with Jeffrey Hurley, I am continuing our discussion on project management tools and approaches with Part I of how to develop your business requirements. I have found that a lot of project management teams or … Continue reading

#151: RAID Log Part II

This week on CIO Playbook with Jeffrey Hurley, I am continuing our discussion on project management with Part II of how to use a RAID Log to manage some of the key priorities that could potentially derail your project success. … Continue reading

#150: RAID Log Part I

This week on CIO Playbook with Jeffrey Hurley, I am continuing our discussion on project management with how to use a RAID Log to manage some of the key priorities that could potentially derail your project success. Unknown events and … Continue reading

#149: Failure to Launch

This week on CIO Playbook with Jeffrey Hurley, I am Failure to Launch and how to overcome it. Failure to launch is the gap that is preventing you from achieving your dreams and desires. As you move forward in life … Continue reading

#148: Asking for Funding

This week on CIO Playbook with Jeffrey Hurley, I am continuing our discussion on project manager with some of the secrets to asking for funding of your organization or the project. Understanding how to ask for money and recognizing that … Continue reading

#147: Building a Better Business Case

This week on CIO Playbook with Jeffrey Hurley, we discuss building a better business case for your programs and projects. One of the most important components of a project decision process is understanding what it will bring to your organization. I … Continue reading

#146: Why is Project Management Important

This week on CIO Playbook with Jeffrey Hurley, we discuss Why is project management important. According to David Allen in his book Getting Things Done,  we all have projects. However, the most common projects that we experience in our jobs … Continue reading