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Boston Red Sox VP Of IT: Invest In Your Farm Team
News  |  4/30/2015
Brian Shield, the vice president of IT for the Red Sox, thinks IT departments and CIOs can learn how to solve hiring problems by learning from how baseball teams recruit.
H-1B Visas Tougher To Come By In 2015
News  |  4/30/2015
Demand for new H-1B visas far outpaces supply in the 2015 application cycle. Don't expect that to change in the near future.
Innovation Starts With Culture: Interop Leadership Track
Commentary  |  4/30/2015
Three IT leaders talk about how they transformed their cultures and became more innovative.
Time Killers At Work: How To Avoid Them
Slideshows  |  4/29/2015
Here are four ways we lose precious time at work, and alternatives that can return hours to our weeks.
AstraZeneca CIO: Insourcing Can Drive An IT Transformation
News  |  4/28/2015
On its road to becoming "twice as good at half the cost," AstraZeneca has prioritized insourcing IT and focusing on customers.
9 Top-Paying Tech Firms: Glassdoor
Slideshows  |  4/28/2015
The tech sector dominates Glassdoor's list of the top 15 highest-paying companies in the US.
Comic: HR Analytics
Commentary  |  4/27/2015
Predictive analytics is great, but when it comes to HR, maybe spending more time on people will make it less necessary.
BetterWorks CEO: Treat Feedback Like A Fitbit
Commentary  |  4/23/2015
We love feedback, but our enterprises do it all wrong. The CEO of BetterWorks wants employers to treat feedback more like a Fitbit.
IT Hiring Outlook Is Upbeat, Study Finds
News  |  4/22/2015
A first-quarter 2015 "reality check" survey by IT staffing firm TEKsystems finds that IT leaders are bullish on hiring this year.
IT Life Radio: An Alternative To University IT Programs
Commentary  |  4/22/2015
Tune in Wednesday, April 22, at 3 p.m. ET to hear Ashu Desai talk about Make School, an alternative to University computer science programs.
10 Trailblazing Companies For Women In IT
Slideshows  |  4/21/2015
On the following pages, we'll take you beyond the tech sector to highlight companies across all industries that provide strong, supportive, and flexible work environments for female employees.
10 IT Hiring Trends Confounding Private, Public-Sector CIOs
Slideshows  |  4/20/2015
State government CIOs have some of the same hiring problems as their private-business counterparts. Here are 10 of the biggest trends in IT hiring and what executives can do to get the best talent.
5 Salary Enhancing Moves For Tech Workers
Commentary  |  4/16/2015
Some steps, like being honest about your preferences, might take some getting used to.
Why The Maker Movement Matters To Your Business
Commentary  |  4/16/2015
Chris Anderson has found success in what's known as the Maker movement, and he's sure that encouraging the freedom to tinker at work will deliver rewards for any company.
Cloud Certifications To Boost Your IT Skills
Slideshows  |  4/15/2015
Cloud computing has been one of the fastest-growing IT trends for the last several years. If you're an IT pro looking to move up the ladder or make more money, check out our list of certifications than can set you on your path.
10 Astonishing Email Habits
Slideshows  |  4/14/2015
The world's biggest study into our email habits reveals some strange behaviors we might want to consider breaking.
Google Image Search Results Amplify Sexism, Study Finds
Commentary  |  4/14/2015
Gender bias is made worse by public sources of data, such as image search engines and stock photos.
H-1B Visa Applications Exceeded 230,000 This Year
News  |  4/14/2015
Overall, the USCIS received 233,000 H-1B visa applications this year. The agency will grant 65,000 of them. However, several groups noted that the lack of H-1B visas is limiting the potential for greater global competitiveness in the US.
LinkedIn's Lynda.com Deal: Hiring Firms, Job Seekers Benefit
News  |  4/10/2015
LinkedIn's plans to acquire an online learning site give it an advantage in a burgeoning e-learning market.
Will H-1B Visas Kill Jobs Or Ensure Survival Of The Fittest?
Commentary  |  4/6/2015
As the debate over H-1Bs looks like it's starting again, it's worth thinking about what the pros and cons of the system are, and what the influx of workers from overseas really means for the US tech economy.
4 Video Games Every Office Should Play Together
Slideshows  |  4/3/2015
Video games are more than just fun and games. Learn how the right games can create a more collaborative, loyal and effective staff.
6 Steps To Survive A DevOps Transformation
Commentary  |  4/1/2015
From measurable goals to targeting quick wins and sharing lessons learned, here are the steps that can lead to DevOps success.
10 Apple Acquisitions: What Do They Mean?
Slideshows  |  4/1/2015
Apple has a habit of buying tech companies. Let's look at its most recent acquisitions and in what ways each might enhance the company's future.


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