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Big Data Software For Mainstream Users
News  |  10/31/2014
Not everyone needs to be a data scientist, Red Lambda argues.
Healthcare IT: User Empathy Comes First
Commentary  |  10/31/2014
Health IT professionals need to fully understand the needs of clinicians and end-users in order to design software that truly works.
Is 1% Improvement Boring, Or A Breakthrough?
Commentary  |  10/30/2014
To tap the Internet of Things, CIOs need to bridge the gap between the culture of grinding out small wins and the Silicon Valley disrupt-or-nothing mindset.
Toromont Industries CIO: IT Job Hunt Tips For Beginners
News  |  10/30/2014
Mike Cuddy, CIO of Toromont Industries, shares his advice for new and recent graduates pursuing IT careers.
ConocoPhillips CIO: IT Job Hunt Tips For Beginners
News  |  10/30/2014
Mike Pfister, CIO of ConocoPhillips, shares his advice for new and recent graduates pursuing IT careers.
McGraw-Hill Education CIO: IT Career Tips For Beginners
News  |  10/30/2014
David Wright, CIO of McGraw-Hill Education, shares his advice for new and recent graduates pursuing IT careers.
Royal Caribbean Cruises CIO: IT Career Tips For Beginners
News  |  10/30/2014
Bill Martin, CIO of Royal Caribbean Cruises, shares his advice for young people pursuing IT careers.
3 Essentials For Supporting High Performing Employees
Commentary  |  10/30/2014
There's no perfect model for building the perfect team, but all empowered employees need the following characteristics.
8 Scariest Comments Your Boss Can Make
Slideshows  |  10/30/2014
"You're fired" is scary, but obvious. These eight terrifying phrases could blindside you.
CIO Vs. CMO: Can't We All Just Get Along?
News  |  10/29/2014
PwC chief technologist Chris Curran discusses how to turn infighting between IT and marketing into a productive partnership.
IT Investments: 5 Common Mistakes
Commentary  |  10/28/2014
There are benefits to a new IT project, but the risks are higher than most investments. Here are five missteps to avoid.
IT Contracting: 5 Tips For Success
News  |  10/27/2014
Don't be "just" a contractor. A recruiter shares advice for becoming an indispensable asset to current -- and future -- employers.
Rackspace Bundles Collaboration, Productivity Apps
News  |  10/24/2014
Cloud Office gives users single sign-in to email, Microsoft Exchange, Lync instant messaging, and SharePoint.
7 Ways To Be A Great Developer, Offsite
News  |  10/22/2014
Working remotely requires special discipline and unique habits. Learn them to really contribute to the project.
3 Common & Costly CIO Mistakes
Commentary  |  10/17/2014
CIOs are often undone by sticking with old systems too long and failing to market themselves. Here's how to right the ship.
Nadella Apologizes For Gender Pay Gaffe
News  |  10/10/2014
Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella draws quick criticism for his response to a question about pay gaps between male and female employees.
Geekend: How Idiots Fool Themselves & Us
Commentary  |  10/10/2014
How do know-nothing blowhards get promoted beyond their ability? By making us think they are smarter than they are.
LinkedIn Tips: How Analytics Improves Your Job Search
News  |  10/9/2014
LinkedIn's "Who's Viewed Your Profile" section features new data that can improve your network, profile, and job opportunities. Here are three ways to take advantage of it.
Woz Talks Engineering Passion At Gartner Symposium
News  |  10/8/2014
Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak wants to see engineers get more respect, have more fun, and play nice.
'Why Not?': Power Phrase For Women In Tech
Commentary  |  10/7/2014
Don't talk yourself out of challenges, jobs, or life experiences, female tech leaders at Interop advise IT professionals -- and a group of high school students in attendance.
Microsoft Workforce Grows More Diverse
News  |  10/6/2014
Microsoft employs more women and minorities than ever, but other large tech companies still have more women in senior positions.
How IT Can Spur Digital Innovation
News  |  10/6/2014
Digital initiatives are where the action is. These 3 companies show how IT can get involved before there's a breakdown or breach.
IT Has A Reputation Problem
News  |  10/6/2014
Can IT teams deliver the innovation companies need? Our IT Perception Survey reveals many doubters.
Getting Results: It's All About The Wins
Commentary  |  10/6/2014
IT pros often conflate "busy" with "effective." No one cares if you worked 60 hours last week -- they care what you accomplished.
Cubicle Sins: 10 Coworkers Who Drive You Crazy
Slideshows  |  10/3/2014
We've all dealt with, um, "interesting" workplace personalities, and to know them is not necessarily to love them. Check out 10 of the worst office offenders.
The New CIO: C Stands For Change
Commentary  |  10/2/2014
What does the CIO role look like now, and what will it look like in the future? Experts at Interop New York share the key skills and traits that will soon separate the winners from the losers.
State Street Finds Internal Social Network Sparks Innovation
News  |  10/1/2014
David Saul, chief scientist of financial services firm State Street, tells InformationWeek Leadership Summit attendees that companies must tap their employees for innovation, or they are wasting resources.


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