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Content tagged with Team Building & Staffing posted in March 2014
Busting 5 DevOps Myths
Commentary  |  3/31/2014  | 
DevOps is a technology movement for hipsters and your company doesn't need to worry about it, right? Right?
Big Data Forces IT & Business To Get In Sync
Commentary  |  3/31/2014  | 
Data that benefits the company will slip through the cracks if IT and business groups don't bury the hatchet.
Zen & The Art Of Service-Oriented IT
Commentary  |  3/28/2014  | 
For IT, public cloud providers pose stiff competition. You must compete on quality.
GM's Randy Mott: What I Believe...
Commentary  |  3/27/2014  | 
CIO's five core principles underpin automaker's three-year "IT transformation" plan.
SAP To Buy Fieldglass, Cloud-Based Workforce Management Firm
News  |  3/26/2014  | 
SAP's deal with Fieldglass extends SuccessFactors' HR reach to contingent workers and Ariba procurement to labor and services.
DevOps Creates A New Digital Divide
Commentary  |  3/25/2014  | 
What's that? Your product is the code and the code is the product and automation is your middle name? How nice. You're the digital 1%.
Hospitals Elevate Patient Satisfaction To The C-Suite
News  |  3/24/2014  | 
Chief patient experience officers, or CXOs, are an uncommon but valuable addition to hospital executive suites.
20 Tests Healthcare CIOs Must Juggle
Slideshows  |  3/24/2014  | 
With never-ending waves of federal regulations and new technologies, healthcare CIOs face constant change. These issues top the list of leadership challenges.
Buy Your CIO A Gift: 5 Inexpensive Ideas
Commentary  |  3/21/2014  | 
Consider these ideas for CIOs who think they have everything. These gifts may just keep on giving.
Mainframe Brain Drain? Not In Heart Of Texas
News  |  3/20/2014  | 
The computer science department at Texas State University still offers a full course in COBOL programming, in part to help students differentiate themselves on the job market.
How IT Pros Can Become Great Developers
Commentary  |  3/19/2014  | 
It takes business skills, as well as coding skills, to be a successful developer. The good news: Many IT pros already have the soft skills for the job.
Yahoo's 'Mission Accomplished' Moment: Talent Retention
Commentary  |  3/19/2014  | 
Marissa Mayer and other tech employers should focus less on an aggressive acqui-hire strategy and more on moonshot engineering goals, current and former Yahoo employees say.
LinkedIn Tips: 10 Steps To A Stronger Profile
Slideshows  |  3/18/2014  | 
Do these 10 things to improve your LinkedIn profile and position yourself for the next job opportunity. Each takes less than 10 minutes.
Federal IT: Pay For Results, Not Services
Commentary  |  3/17/2014  | 
Value-based arrangements can help agencies reduce up-front investments and improve results.
DevOps Demands You Fix Twice
Commentary  |  3/13/2014  | 
If you've taken time to get everything just perfect, you haven't truly adopted the rapid iteration, lean product development ethos.
H-1B Visa Demand Spike Predicted
News  |  3/13/2014  | 
When the window for new H-1B applications opens on April 1, three IT job categories will lead the charge: software engineering, information security, and big data.
DevOps Ninjas Needed: 3 Ways To Build Ranks
Commentary  |  3/12/2014  | 
For DevOps -- the marriage of developer and operations -- to succeed, we must draw from our whole talent pool.
Women In IT: The Next Generation
Commentary  |  3/7/2014  | 
A walk-through at the University of New Hampshire Interoperability Lab reveals lessons on how to solve IT's image problem.
Do You Have A Future In IT?
Commentary  |  3/6/2014  | 
During the next five to 10 years, 80% of current enterprise IT job functions will cease to exist. Yet, I'm optimistic.
Hadoop Jobs: 8 Resume Dos & Don'ts
News  |  3/6/2014  | 
Here's what hiring managers look for when vetting resumes for Hadoop-related positions -- and what prompts them to hit the delete button.
IT Resume Revamp: Goodbye, Contract Work
News  |  3/5/2014  | 
Many contractors see the improving economy as a lure back to full-time work. See how our expert remade one IT consultant's resume to help him stand out in a sea of candidates.
Female IT Leadership: Find Your Voice
Commentary  |  3/5/2014  | 
The biggest obstacle to your IT career success may be your inner voice, says Dell CIO Adriana Karaboutis.
IT Career Change & Crisis: Rapid Lessons
Commentary  |  3/5/2014  | 
After a dunk in a raging river, a CIO offers advice on coping with the unexpected.
The Broken-Leadership Paradox
Commentary  |  3/4/2014  | 
Is every hire a special little snowflake? That uniqueness affects the social dynamics of high-performing leadership teams.
Office 365 Gets Personal
News  |  3/3/2014  | 
Microsoft Office 365 will soon become more collaborative, focusing on relevant content to provide a more personalized work experience.
Hadoop Jobs: 6 Recruiter Tips
News  |  3/3/2014  | 
Tech recruiter shares insights and advice for IT pros with Hadoop skills looking to land a new gig.


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