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Steve Ballmer Resigns From Microsoft Board
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Former Microsoft CEO -- and newly minted LA Clippers owner -- Steve Ballmer steps down from the board but will remain Microsoft's largest individual shareholder.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/19/2014
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5 Steps To A Healthy IT Culture
Sandy Salty, Director, Business Development, Trace3
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Internal politics can jeopardize the success of IT projects. Here's how to maximize morale, encourage teamwork, and foster a healthier organization.
By Sandy Salty Director, Business Development, Trace3, 8/18/2014
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Gamification's Failure: A Lack Of Real Life Wins
E. Kelly Fitzsimmons, Co-founder, HarQen
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Gamification will finally meet its promise when we can deliver a dose of the blissful productivity gamers feel, rather than just a badge.
By E. Kelly Fitzsimmons Co-founder, HarQen, 8/18/2014
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IT Job Seekers: Resume Liars
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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IT hiring managers report catching more instances of lying than the national average, making IT the third worst industry for dishonest resumes, according to a CareerBuilder report.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/12/2014
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Healthcare IT Hiring: No Summer Doldrums
Alison Diana, Senior Editor
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Healthcare organizations outpace the overall economy in hiring.
By Alison Diana Senior Editor, 8/12/2014
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Eating At Interop: 8 NYC Dining Options
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
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Baffled by where to eat near the Javits center? You're not alone: Check out these eight walkable and delectable options for Interop NY attendees.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 8/12/2014
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IT Salary Survey 2014: BI/Analytics
InformationWeek Staff,
News
Intelligence/analytics and data integration/warehousing professionals at the staff and managerial level are in demand, feel challenged, and are generally secure and optimistic about their careers. So why is compensation stagnant?
By InformationWeek Staff , 8/11/2014
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Gender Bias: Is Your IT Group Guilty?
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
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When it comes to gender bias, a recent InformationWeek flash poll suggests that IT groups may be slightly less discriminatory than the tech industry in general. But there's still plenty of work to be done.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 8/11/2014
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IT Jobs: Which States Show Most Growth?
Kevin Casey,
News
Texas leads in technology job growth in 2014, according to new hiring data, with Florida, North Carolina, Oregon, and Washington rounding out the top five.
By Kevin Casey , 8/8/2014
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5 Priorities For Chief Data Officers
Doug Henschen, Executive Editor, InformationWeek
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IBM says 25% of Fortune 500 firms now employ CDOs, yet many don't know how to structure the role. Research reveals five imperatives.
By Doug Henschen Executive Editor, InformationWeek, 8/8/2014
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Glassdoor Adds Benefits Info
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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How do your company's benefits stack up? Glassdoor's newest feature lets job seekers compare time off, health insurance, office perks, and more.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/7/2014
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12 STEM Resources For Young Women
Susan Nunziata, Community Editor
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Trying to fuel a young woman's interest in science, technology, engineering, or mathematics? These 12 organizations actively help students pursue STEM-related careers.
By Susan Nunziata Community Editor, 8/6/2014
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CIOs Cede Digital Transformation Ground To CMOs
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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With a majority of businesses realigning technology and business this year, CIOs must step up and assume an active role, according to Altimeter Group research.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/6/2014
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Microsoft Windows 8.1 Update Next Week
Michael Endler, Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Microsoft will release a constant stream of Windows 8.1 updates, not a major "Update 2." No word on the Start menu.
By Michael Endler Associate Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/6/2014
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Can Healthcare Execs Be Security Experts Too?
Mansur Hasib, Contributing Writer
Commentary
Trying to teach healthcare professionals security technologies is a risky idea. It's far easier to teach healthcare to security experts.
By Mansur Hasib Contributing Writer, 8/6/2014
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LinkedIn Pays $6M For Overtime Wages Violation
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com
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Department of Labor investigation found LinkedIn failed to properly track pay records and compensate workers for overtime.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor, InformationWeek.com, 8/5/2014
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Introverts Can Be Great Data Analysts
Beth Schultz, Editor in Chief, AllAnalytics.com
Commentary
Are you an introvert in a world that favors extroverts? This dynamic creates a challenging cultural pressure for analytics professionals.
By Beth Schultz Editor in Chief, AllAnalytics.com, 8/5/2014
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GE Capital CIO: Outsourcing Went Too Far
Chris Murphy, Editor, InformationWeek
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GE Capital CIO Jim Fowler looks to hire more IT employees and reduce outsourcing for strategic work -- while also embracing Agile development tactics.
By Chris Murphy Editor, InformationWeek, 8/5/2014
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An IT Admin Walks Into A Bar…
Andrew Conry Murray, Director of Content & Community, Interop
Commentary
Got a good IT joke? Share it! We’re collecting IT humor in anticipation of Seth Meyers’ comedy keynote at Interop New York.
By Andrew Conry Murray Director of Content & Community, Interop, 8/5/2014
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Statistics: Exciting Career For Young Professionals?
James M. Connolly, Editor in Chief, The Enterprise Cloud Site
Commentary
Professional organization campaigns to boost the image of statisticians and draw more young people into the field.
By James M. Connolly Editor in Chief, The Enterprise Cloud Site, 8/4/2014
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