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Content tagged with Team Building & Staffing posted in October 2012
Big Data Talent War: 7 Ways To Win
Slideshows  |  10/31/2012  | 
53% of big data-focused companies say analytics experts will be tough to find for the next two years. Here's how IT leaders plan to train, borrow, or steal talent--and what job seekers should know.
Stimulus Funds First, Layoffs Second?
News  |  10/31/2012  | 
CRN's investigation into how tech companies used Recovery Act funds yielded some unsettling results. Watch this Valley View video for the details.
Red Robin CIO Named Social Business Technology Leader
Commentary  |  10/30/2012  | 
For best articulating the value of social business in the context of business transformation, Chris Laping of Red Robin is our 2012 Social Business Technology Leader of the year.
How To Strengthen Your Moral Compass
Commentary  |  10/26/2012  | 
Those in the spy business know that people in financial trouble are more vulnerable to blackmail and bribery. So are you.
Social Business Success Requires Looking Inward
Commentary  |  10/23/2012  | 
Focus as much energy on how your employees, partners, and shareholders experience your business as you do your existing and prospective customers.
Gartner: 2013 Tech Spending To Hit $3.7 Trillion
News  |  10/23/2012  | 
CIOs need to spend on finding and building a pool of big data skills, Gartner execs say.
Business Users Satisfied With IT? Think Again
Commentary  |  10/22/2012  | 
IT has reason to worry, says InformationWeek's new IT Perception Survey that compares attitudes of technology and business pros.
Why GM's Hiring 3,000 IT Pros From HP
News  |  10/19/2012  | 
Move answers a key question that had been hanging over GM CIO Randy's Mott's strategy.
Kontiki: A New Approach To Enterprise Content Delivery
News  |  10/18/2012  | 
Startup offers video-based solutions for employee training, communication, and more. Watch our Valley View elevator pitch session with Kontiki's CEO.
Should High Schools Teach Big Data?
News  |  10/16/2012  | 
Given the anticipated shortage of data scientists, some high school educators have jumped in to expose students to big data concepts.
How To Close The IT Skills Gap
News  |  10/11/2012  | 
Year Up director to discuss program that teaches tech skills to Bay Area students and helps them get industry jobs at E2 Innovate conference.
GM To Hire 1,500 IT Pros In Michigan
News  |  10/8/2012  | 
IT development center in Warren is the latest location in General Motors' plan to ramp up staff and reduce its use of outsourcing.
Are The CIO And IT Organization Replaceable?
Commentary  |  10/5/2012  | 
Technology spending and influence are moving outside of the IT department, but let's not lay a wreath for the IT pro just yet.
Why Business Doesn't Look To IT For Innovation
News  |  10/3/2012  | 
Most employees outside of IT don’t call their IT teams very innovative, yet most believe technology is growing in importance, our research shows. Can IT still be the hero?
Apple After Jobs: Cook's Real Challenge
News  |  10/2/2012  | 
A year after the death of its charismatic leader, Apple is thriving. But CEO Tim Cook's success may depend on content services--not finding another iPad.
IT Staff Shortages May Short Circuit Meaningful Use
News  |  10/1/2012  | 
Health IT staff retention is a growing concern for healthcare CIOs, even as they have trouble filling existing openings, reports College of Healthcare Information Management Executives poll.
Data Scientist Jobs Hiding Under Less Sexy Titles
News  |  10/1/2012  | 
Big data's hottest job title, data scientist, remains rare in online postings. Job seekers can use other keywords to find 'hidden' big data jobs.


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