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Content tagged with Team Building & Staffing posted in April 2013
Big Data Professors Want Your Data Sets
News  |  4/29/2013  | 
Access to large, relevant data sets is the biggest problem facing business intelligence and data analytics instructors and students, new survey finds.
What I Learned After Day One As CIO
News  |  4/26/2013  | 
When I became a CIO, I thought I knew what day-to-day business would be like. I was so wrong.
How To Be A CIO And A Woman
Commentary  |  4/25/2013  | 
You don't have to choose between being a tech leader and a woman, some powerful role models declare. Is there any more powerful message to young women considering IT careers?
5 Ways IT Can Crush Corporate Caste System
Commentary  |  4/25/2013  | 
C-level types talk the talk of IT-business partnership, but at the end of the day you must learn their world and assert your expertise.
U.K. CIOs Must Modernize, Report Warns
News  |  4/24/2013  | 
Two new reports say business and government organizations aren't making good use of modern technology.
U.K.'s Biggest Social Media Fans: The Middle Aged
News  |  4/24/2013  | 
People ages 55 to 64 drove increase in social media profiles last year, says Ofcom study. One in seven U.K. citizens still isn't interested in the Internet, though.
Women In Tech: Career Advice From Elite Execs
Commentary  |  4/24/2013  | 
Work-life balance is a myth, risk-taking is vital and other lessons women (and men) must learn.
European Students Need Better Tech Training, Study Says
News  |  4/23/2013  | 
IT is distributed unevenly across schools, with 20% of secondary students never using computers for school work, reports European Commission.
5 Social Blunders Job Hunters Must Avoid
Commentary  |  4/23/2013  | 
Are you oversharing or undersharing on social networks? Job hunters should understand the social behaviors that may concern potential employers.
Needed: CIO As Strategist
News  |  4/19/2013  | 
CIOs should impart to their staff what the IT department does and why it matters. Cynthia Montgomery's book on strategy is a good template.
How IT Can Stay Relevant
Commentary  |  4/19/2013  | 
Leaders and staffers alike had better stay focused on helping out, no matter what that looks like.
Boosting The ROI Of Your IT Degree
Commentary  |  4/18/2013  | 
A technology-focused master's degree can be the key to a better job.
London IT Firm Offers Teens Practical Tech Training
News  |  4/18/2013  | 
Bright Technology's eight-week course gives teens hands-on experience in building computers, programming and even interacting with customers.
Udemy Comes To Corporate Training
News  |  4/16/2013  | 
Udemy for Organizations lets companies create their own branded learning channels and create private courses with Udemy's tools.
H-1B: Ripe For Reform
Commentary  |  4/15/2013  | 
20% of H-1B petitions granted last year went to just four firms, all outsourcers. That's just one of several proofs that the controversial visa program is hurting U.S. tech.
IT Tops U.K. Job Market
News  |  4/11/2013  | 
IT hiring continues to grow faster than other job categories and the U.K. economy as a whole, finds KPMG/Recruitment & Employment Confederation study.
5 Steps To Avoid IT Project Failures
Commentary  |  4/11/2013  | 
Empower more engineers and data scientists, hold vendors more accountable and just say no to cheese.
IT Salary Survey 2013: 11 Career Insights
News  |  4/10/2013  | 
IT salaries begin to thaw, with median pay for staffers at $90,000 and managers at $120,000.
H-1B Rush Sparks Broader Debate
News  |  4/9/2013  | 
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services division holds computerized lottery to distribute visas in random fashion. IT talent shortage debate continues.
IT Apocalypse Demands Courage
Commentary  |  4/4/2013  | 
IT as you know it is not long for this world. Take these small steps to move out of the fearful realm of problems and into the realm of solutions.
Facebook OK For Company News, SEC Says
News  |  4/3/2013  | 
SEC's blessing is a big -- if belated -- admission that social networks have become an important part of doing business.
5 LinkedIn Tools Job Hunters Must Use
Slideshows  |  4/3/2013  | 
LinkedIn has rolled out new social networking capabilities that can help you find a new job. Here's how to use the tools wisely.
Robotics Rumble: Teens Fight For Tech Glory
Slideshows  |  4/1/2013  | 
Go inside a FIRST Robotics regional competition in Ft. Lauderdale, where tomorrow's tech leaders put robot creations to the test.
Robotics Competition: Tomorrow's Tech Talent Has Game
News  |  4/1/2013  | 
At the FIRST Robotics Competition, teens learn about technology trade-offs, strategy and teamwork. NASA and major tech firms say the contest shapes tomorrow's tech leaders.


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