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ServiceNow Pushes Beyond Automation
News  |  4/30/2014
IT automation firm ServiceNow will offer services for HR, finance, legal, and other parts of the enterprise.
Nurse Retention Rate Improvement Secret: Analytics
News  |  4/29/2014
Predictive talent analytics and big data software help Tenet Healthcare reduce nurse turnover by 44%.
Hadoop Jobs: How One Exec Vets Talent
News  |  4/29/2014
Think Big Analytics CEO Ron Bodkin reveals what he looks for in candidates for Hadoop and other big data-related positions.
Government IT's Investment Trap
Commentary  |  4/28/2014
Some federal agencies are falling into the trap of investing in technology rather than IT talent, especially at budget cut time. Here's how to keep the two in balance.
8 Ways DevOps & Mobility Remove Waste
Commentary  |  4/28/2014
Use the DevOps method to stamp out the toxically wasteful activity holding your business back.
Justice Department Names New CIO
News  |  4/25/2014
Joseph Klimavicz, who led IT, big data, and datacenter consolidation initiatives at NOAA, will assume the DoJ's CIO seat in May.
White House Website Helps Veterans Find Jobs
News  |  4/25/2014
Veterans Employment Center offers job-search tools to help transitioning service members connect with employers.
Adobe, Apple, Google, Intel Settle No-Poaching Lawsuit
News  |  4/25/2014
More than 64,000 tech workers can look forward to token compensation for claims that major tech vendors conspired to suppress employee pay by agreeing not to recruit workers from one another.
DevOps: Ingredients For The Best Recipe
Commentary  |  4/22/2014
Here's what one company learned by using the DevOps methodology to create a sense of shared responsibility across teams.
EHR Jobs Boom: 8 Hot Health IT Roles
Slideshows  |  4/22/2014
Electronic health records have fueled a growing career specialty. Consider these in-demand health IT jobs.
No-Poaching Settlement Could Spur Tech Talent War
News  |  4/22/2014
Adobe, Apple, Google, and Intel reportedly close to settling a lawsuit over agreements not to recruit each other's employees. Tech pros could benefit from more open market.
What Millennial Workers Want
Commentary  |  4/21/2014
Millennials seek more balanced and purposeful work lives. Here's how big companies can adjust to the desires of the young and tech-savvy.
The Sorry State Of IT Education
Commentary  |  4/18/2014
Our profession is rife with people capable of performing procedures they've been taught, but incapable of thinking through a problem. Here's what we need to do.
Billion-Dollar BS Degrees
News  |  4/16/2014
Look who's getting rich with engineering degrees, according to the Forbes list of the world's top 100 billionaires.
When IT Managers Insult
Commentary  |  4/15/2014
Sometimes CIOs and IT teams get saddled with an aggressive manager who pushes all the wrong buttons. Do you know how to deal with loudmouths?
Square Raids Amazon For Lead Engineer
News  |  4/15/2014
Square hires Alyssa Henry, VP of storage services for Amazon Web Services, in latest move to build staff with executives from prominent web and Silicon Valley firms.
Inside Kayak's Search For Seasoned IT Talent
News  |  4/15/2014
A few wrinkles won't hurt job candidates at travel company Kayak, which says it's struggling to fill senior technology jobs in its US office. And H-1B visas don't entirely solve the problem.
Luring The Elusive Cyber Security Pro
Commentary  |  4/14/2014
Struggling to find scarce IT security talent? Make sure your hiring managers understand the certifications and match candidates for skills fit -- not just credentials.
Data Scientists Want Respect & Results
Commentary  |  4/14/2014
Analytics managers from Macy's, Ford, and Google offer tips on how to integrate and inspire data scientists.
So You Want To Be A CTO?
News  |  4/14/2014
The role requires you to constantly balance technical and people skills, and to look ahead while fulfilling the here and now.
5 Job Interview Tips Via Alice In Wonderland
Commentary  |  4/10/2014
Curiouser and curiouser! Use these techniques during your next interview to win that IT or security job offer.
IT, Business Exec Gulf Widens, McKinsey Says
News  |  4/9/2014
Just as more businesses recognize IT's strategic importance, dissatisfaction with IT's effectiveness is growing, McKinsey research shows.
Throw Future IT Leaders In Pool's Deep End
Commentary  |  4/9/2014
Fewer IT pros are being thrown into leadership roles and challenged to just figure things out. That's a huge problem.
Windows XP Diehards Face The Music
News  |  4/7/2014
Some Windows XP holdouts make late-breaking pushes to upgrade -- to Windows 7, not Windows 8.1.
CIOs: Always Be Strategizing
Commentary  |  4/7/2014
Tech leaders should constantly be connecting the dots on how software, services, and processes touch all facets of the company.
5 Steps To Become A Digital Business
Commentary  |  4/7/2014
Here's how to become the type of organization that lives in your customers' digital world.
CIOs Need To Bend IT Like Beckham
Commentary  |  4/7/2014
It sounds crazy, but CIOs can learn a lot from David Beckham's unique soccer and marketing skills.
Hadoop Jobs: Where To Find Them
News  |  4/7/2014
One in three IT jobs requiring Hadoop skills is based in California, but other regions should see big-data-related hiring increases in the next few years, says Dice.com.
Mozilla CEO Brendan Eich Resigns
News  |  4/4/2014
Eich, who helped found Mozilla in 1998, steps down as CEO following criticism from employees and outsiders.
Enterprise Project Managers Must Get More Agile
News  |  4/4/2014
More than half of PMOs now take a DevOps approach, according to the 2014 InformationWeek Project Management Survey. But just 10% use metrics to decide when to kill projects.
How To Recruit Top Talent For Dull IT Projects
Commentary  |  4/1/2014
Finding top tech talent can be tough, and it's even trickier when the job is less than sexy. Here are seven tips on how to play up your company's advantages to attract the best candidates.
Manage Change Or It Will Manage You
Commentary  |  4/1/2014
As technology increases the velocity of business, IT leaders must move beyond to-do lists.
What Enterprise IT Can Learn From Industrial Engineering
Commentary  |  4/1/2014
Budget-challenged IT organizations would do well to adopt the efficiency policies of industrial engineering. It applies efficiencies across enterprise operations, not just in specific areas.


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