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Content tagged with Team Building & Staffing posted in February 2014
25 Most Lucrative Internships: Tech's Big Spenders
News  |  2/28/2014  | 
Almost $7,000 in pay per month for interns? Yes, at companies like VMware and Twitter, according to a Glassdoor survey on 25 best-paid internships.
5 Reasons Security Certifications Matter
Commentary  |  2/26/2014  | 
Thereís a lot of buzz around how certs arenít important. Iím calling BS, and hereís why.
The Rise Of The Security Analyst
News  |  2/25/2014  | 
The most sought-after quality in security hiring today is strategic knowledge versus technical know-how, a global workforce study says.
DevOps: The New Outsourcing
Commentary  |  2/25/2014  | 
DevOps will change the way CIOs hire and IT pros thrive. Embrace it or get swept aside.
IT Jobs: Best Paying Titles Of 2014
Slideshows  |  2/25/2014  | 
New Robert Half data shows IT hiring and compensation both rising. Check out the most lucrative IT job titles -- and understand the value of bonus skills.
5 Skills CEOs Prize In CIOs
Commentary  |  2/24/2014  | 
You want to be a CIO? The road to the top isn't about what you want. It's about fulfilling the expectations of your boss and peers.
Big Data Hiring: 5 Facts From The Field
Commentary  |  2/24/2014  | 
Consider this creative advice for big data job hunters and hiring managers from EMC and Pivotal execs.
Women, IT & The Outrage Machine
Commentary  |  2/20/2014  | 
Business is booming for pundits who get their clicks bemoaning the existential danger of gender imbalances in high tech. But guess what? It's irrational BS.
LinkedIn Expands Blogging Capability
News  |  2/19/2014  | 
LinkedIn plans to open its publishing platform to all users who want to share career insights and advice.
2014 State of Storage Survey
Steal Our Slides  |  2/18/2014  | 
If you look at vendor financials, the enterprise storage business seems stuck in neutral. But those flat revenue numbers mask a scorching pace of technical innovation, ongoing double-digit capacity growth in enterprises, and dramatic changes in how and where businesses store data.
Social Business: Why Group Adoption Matters
Commentary  |  2/18/2014  | 
Social business adoption shouldn't focus on individuals. Instead, success stems from groups. Here's why.
iPad Dominates Enterprise Tablet Market
News  |  2/12/2014  | 
Apple is winning the tablet battles that matter, even in the workplace, new research says.
IT Is At The Center Of Your Business
Commentary  |  2/12/2014  | 
Think again if you think IT is just a commodity. Here's why.
7 Reasons Federal Cybersecurity Hires Will Grow
Commentary  |  2/12/2014  | 
Government officials have recognized the importance of investing in human capital, not just technology, to confront cybersecurity crises.
Nadella's Rise As Change Agent Inside Microsoft
Commentary  |  2/11/2014  | 
Satya Nadella came up through the ranks the hard way, with internal opposition. That's why he's the right man to change Microsoft.
The Business Hell We Must Escape: Meetings
Commentary  |  2/11/2014  | 
The dreaded weekly project status meeting. The pointless spin session. The 20-person cruise to nowhere. Can we end meetings as we know them?
Federal CIO: Don't Let 'Sunk Costs' Deter Innovation
News  |  2/10/2014  | 
Fed IT chief Steven VanRoekel urges leaders to abandon big-project thinking and spur a culture of innovation in the face of flat IT budgets.
Microsoft CEOs' Wackiest Quotes: Who Said That?
News  |  2/7/2014  | 
Satya Nadella has the brains and experience to become Microsoft's CEO -- but does he have the sharp tongue of Gates or Ballmer? Match these Microsoft CEO quotes to their outspoken owners.
IT Pros Winter Olympics: 13 Breathtaking Competitions
Commentary  |  2/7/2014  | 
Nordic Combined Troubleshooting: Not for the faint of heart. Resolve your non-technical spouse's email connectivity issue over the phone, in the air, while ski jumping.
Nadella, Gates: Right Team For Microsoft?
News  |  2/6/2014  | 
Does the pairing of Nadella and Gates foretell Microsoft's return to glory or a new era of dysfunction? Take a closer look.
Digital Innovation: Internal Or External Team?
Commentary  |  2/5/2014  | 
Most execs think digital business will change their industries, but only one-third think their companies are ready. It may be time to suit up an innovation team.
Big Data Says Employees Want More Than Money
News  |  2/5/2014  | 
MIT data scientist Alex "Sandy" Pentland, author of Social Physics, says big data shows much of what managers assume about employee motivation is false.
Microsoft Names Nadella CEO: What He Inherits
News  |  2/4/2014  | 
Microsoft's new CEO boasts an impressive track record, faces challenges on a scale that few tech execs have seen.
Silicon Valley's 1%: Stinginess Is Not The Problem
Commentary  |  2/4/2014  | 
Are the people who drive Silicon Valley a bunch of self-centered elitists? Let's debate business diversity -- not make gross generalizations about "the wealthy."
Microsoft Slashes Windows 8.1 Tablet Prices
News  |  2/1/2014  | 
Microsoft knocks $50 to $70 off Dell, Lenovo, and Toshiba Windows 8.1 tablets, putting them in range of iPad Mini.


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