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4 Education Technology Trends To Watch
Curtis Franklin Jr.,
Educational technology is changing rapidly. These four trends will influence learning in schools -- and in corporations.
By Curtis Franklin Jr. , 1/22/2015
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NFL Cheating Scandal: 4 Lessons For CIOs
David Wagner, Community Editor
What can CIOs learn from Deflategate, a cheating scandal involving the New England Patriots?
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/21/2015
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Millennials In IT: How To Talk To Old People
David Wagner, Community Editor
There are certain phrases that are like passwords to the heart of your IT managers. And, no, I'm not talking about, "I bought you a fresh box of adult diapers."
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/21/2015
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IT Stress: Management, Empathy, And The Kindness Of Strangers
David Wagner, Community Editor
Stress makes us more likely to forget how the other guy feels, which is not good for the modern IT department.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/19/2015
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Facebook For Work App: Dislike
David Wagner, Community Editor
Facebook for Work might be a success, but I'm changing my status to "no way."
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/15/2015
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Burned Out Workers Are Dangerous
David Wagner, Community Editor
Employees suffering from job burnout are more likely to give in to impulse, and that can be hazardous to your company.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/14/2015
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3 Tips For Minding The IT Skills Gap
Julie Stansbury, CIO, GE Capital Treasury
In the digital enterprise, CIOs must help IT staffers expand their abilities and value soft skills as much as tech acumen.
By Julie Stansbury CIO, GE Capital Treasury, 1/14/2015
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Rebuilding Trust In Your Organization
David Wagner, Community Editor
Can management rebuild trust in an organization when it has been lost?
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/12/2015
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How To Build A Data-Driven Dream Team
Ron Bodkin, Founder & CEO, Think Big Analytics, a Teradata company
Like any good sports team, your data team needs a leader, a common goal, and group chemistry.
By Ron Bodkin Founder & CEO, Think Big Analytics, a Teradata company, 1/9/2015
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Intel's $300 Million Diversity Plan Looks Impossible
David Wagner, Community Editor
Intel's goal of having a culturally representative workforce in place by 2020 is laudable. But given the challenges that must be overcome, it seems unlikely.
By David Wagner Community Editor, 1/7/2015
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10 Signs You've Hired The Wrong Person
Jeff Bertolucci,
Is the new guy Mr. Negative? Does he shout at the espresso machine? Look for these warning signs before you make the hire.
By Jeff Bertolucci , 1/6/2015
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Why InfoSec Should Be Separated From IT
Deena Coffman, CEO, IDT911 Consulting
The case for taking the information security function out from underneath the IT umbrella.
By Deena Coffman CEO, IDT911 Consulting, 12/30/2014
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Data Scientist Training Programs Gain Steam
Becca Lipman, Senior Editor
More universities are launching programs to develop the big data talent businesses need.
By Becca Lipman Senior Editor, 12/30/2014
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Reclaim Your Schedule In 2015: 7 Tips
Kevin Casey,
Were you overworked, overtaxed, or simply "over busy" in 2014? Take control of your schedule and reduce stress in 2015.
By Kevin Casey , 12/30/2014
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8 Biggest Tech Disappointments Of 2014
Shane O'Neill, Managing Editor, InformationWeek
From Uber's dirty tactics to Silicon Valley's lack of diversity, look back at the year's biggest letdowns.
By Shane O'Neill Managing Editor, InformationWeek, 12/29/2014
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6 Tips For Managing Worldwide Offices
Dan Schoenbaum, CEO, Redbooth
Set clear goals, communicate in real-time, and other advice for keeping far-flung teams on the same page.
By Dan Schoenbaum CEO, Redbooth, 12/26/2014
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Top 10 Social Network Blunders Of 2014
Kristin Burnham, Senior Editor,
Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and other social media sites really stepped in it this year. Check out these 10 boneheaded moves that infuriated users.
By Kristin Burnham Senior Editor,, 12/26/2014
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InformationWeek 2014 Strategic CIO Survey
InformationWeek Staff,
IT leaders play an increasing role for IT in charting company strategy, but challenges remain, including cost-cutting, improving analytics and innovation marketing, and boosting customer service.
By InformationWeek Staff , 12/26/2014
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Technology Training: Why We're In Hell
Grumpy IT Guy, IT Guy
Is the problem the death-by-PowerPoint training that everyone hates? Or that our enterprise apps look worse than Keith Richards with a hangover?
By Grumpy IT Guy IT Guy, 12/19/2014
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6 IT Career Resolutions
Ellis Booker, Technology Journalist
Resolve to polish your skills, value, and appeal in 2015 with these tips from recruiters and senior IT executives.
By Ellis Booker Technology Journalist, 12/19/2014
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