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IBM: Lost in the Cloud?

October 24, 2014

Rough week @ Big Blue.  IBM announced quarterly earnings on Monday and the market shuddered.  $20 billion in market cap evaporated… 1,378 more words

2014's Most Powerful Women on Twitter

Being one of Fortune’s Most Powerful Women means you’re pretty busy. You’ve got a company to run, shareholders to please and families to spend time with. 59 more words


One Big MOOC

Our CEO, Ginny Rometty, has taken to updating the IBM workforce via some nifty video blogs since she took the helm last year.

In her most recent update, she encouraged the IBM workforce to recommit to continuing to build our skills, and so asked each of us to pursue 40 hours of continuing education in 2013, and that IBM would foot the bill for the additional costs (travel, books, etc.) 823 more words


IBM Announces 3Q 2012 Earnings

IBM’s 3Q 2012 earnings were just announced, with diluted earnings of $3.33 per share, a year-to-year increase of 4 percent, or $3.44 per share, up 8 percent excluding the impact of UK pension-related charges. 301 more words


IBM Q1 2012 Earnings Out, Full Year Earnings Guidance Raised

IBM just released its first quarter earnings announcement, which came in with diluted earnings of $2.61 per share, compared to $2.31 per share in the first quarter of last year, a 13% year-over-year increase. 242 more words


The Green Jacket and all it stands for…..

I have to admit the whole Augusta National Golf Club and female member thing stopped me in my tracks.   It seems so surreal somehow.  This issue has arisen because of a tradition by the club to give IBM’s CEO club membership solely based of IBM’s status as key corporate sponsor as well as other ancillary contributions…….and since Augusta does not grant membership to females they are in a bit of a pickle given that IBM’s new CEO is female.  193 more words

Augusta National Golf Club