A case for Professional Association involvement

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Through my involvement with the ITP and during attendance of the ITX Conference in 2018, I was struck by how many professional bodies are in existence across the Tech sector (there are at least a dozen involved with the running of the ITX event alone). This runs the breadth of special interest subject areas such as Project Management (PMI, NZ Chapter) Health sector (Health Informatics NZ) through to Internet Governance (Internet NZ) and ITPNZ (the “voice of the profession”) along with regional bodies like Canterbury Tech, the success and reach of which is well known outside of the Canterbury region.

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New Principal Consultant

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Effuctus Ltd is happy to announce our newly appointed consultant, Neil Brown. Neil is a highly experienced strategic leader who uses his strong analytical and listening skills to turn complex problems into actionable strategies and plans for senior executives.

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Conference Junkie 2019 – 6 Events to watch out for

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We are in a New Year, we are refreshed and raring to go but we know before too long we will no doubt be time poor. Key to keeping ourselves fresh is to plan for any professional development opportunities for the year including relevant thought leadership events. So, as we arrive at our desks in 2019 what have we got to look forward to in terms of conference and general networking opportunities? Depending on what your role is here are a few of my picks (Note – my special interest is Governance & Strategy).

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Alex Skinner joins Effectus’ board

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Effectus Ltd is pleased to announce Alex Skinner is joining its board as an Independent Director, effective from October 1st, 2018. Alex brings a wealth of experience to the Effectus board across a wide range of business activity including professional services, corporate governance, risk management, process improvement and stakeholder engagement. Most recently Alex was managing partner of KPMG’s Christchurch office, an audit partner and now holds several board appointments.

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New Financial Manager

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Effectus Ltd would like to welcome Nikki Rickenberg to the team. Nikki has joined us as Financial Manager and brings with her more than 20 years finance experience across multiple countries. As a qualified Chartered Global Management accountant, and prior to joining Effectus in 2018, Nikki held the role of Finance Director for OSN, the leading entertainment network in the Middle East and North Africa.

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Interim CIO Case Study – Westland Milk Products

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Effectus helps Westland Milk define an IT Strategy and a path forward

 

Westland Milk Products (WMP) faced an issue with their incumbent CIO resigning, HR issues within the IT team and a lack of confidence in IT from the business. WMP approached Effectus…

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Scott Adams is promoted to General Manager of Effectus

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For the last 11 years Effectus has built a strong presence in IT Management & Governance Consulting throughout New Zealand of which I am very proud. When we celebrated our 10-year anniversary I reflected on how much had been achieved, including founding the EPIC Innovation Centre, and I predict another fulfilling decade ahead of us with specific focus on supporting our customers with disruption and transformation.

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Creating a Change Ready Culture

Insights

As digital technology solutions and vendor expertise continues to mature, managing the deployment of new software solutions becomes less risky from a technology point of view. At a reasonable cost, you can spin up a virtual environment to prove the concept, provide training, and prepare for production release.

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Could Poor Security Put Your Business at Risk?

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Our latest Whitepaper address the security challenges Business face protecting their critical data. We provide an outline of some of the risks including Cyber attacks that could threaten your business and a Checklist to ensure your company has minimised its data security risks.

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System Selection Case Study – Fulton Hogan

Case Studies
Effectus helps Fulton Hogan define and select an HCM Solution & Vendor

Fulton Hogan had many disparate People and HR applications and processes that resulted in a lack of clarity of workforce information across the business covering three countries and 8000+ people. This led to the unsecured, inefficient, and time-consuming collection, storage…

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