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6 Cool Tech Internships You Wish You Had
Slideshows  |  5/31/2015
Interns at top tech companies such as Facebook and Google enjoy many of the same perks available to full-time employees.
Dartmouth Predicts GPA Based on Phone Tracking App
News  |  5/29/2015
Can a phone app predict your performance based on your behavior? This one can, at least if you are a college student.
New IT Skills: Why Communication, Accountability, Initiative Are Hot Now
Slideshows  |  5/28/2015
Using Bureau of Labor Statistics data and information supplied by CompTIA and Burning Glass Technologies Labor Insights, we've identified eight crucial, non-technical skills that companies are looking for in their IT hires.
7 Bold Tech Ideas That Will Make You Uncomfortable
Slideshows  |  5/26/2015
Elite tech leaders pushed the boundaries at the InformationWeek Conference. At least one of these ideas should make you squirm and think, "We need to do that."
BlackBerry Doomed By First iPhone, Storm Failure
Commentary  |  5/26/2015
BlackBerry corporate leaders' inability to react effectively to market changes, specifically the first iPhone and AT&T's deal with Apple, doomed the famed smartphone maker.
Fujitsu ScanSnap ix100: Portable Scanning In A Backpack
Slideshows  |  5/26/2015
Fujitsu's ScanSnap ix100 brings the "paperless office" one step closer to mobile professionals. Here's InformationWeek's review.
8 Reasons IT Pros Hate The Cloud
Slideshows  |  5/25/2015
We sense a simmering level of vitriol whenever we speak with IT professionals about the cloud in our daily conversations, at industry conferences, and in other settings. Here's why.
6 Characteristics Of Data-Driven Rock Stars
Slideshows  |  5/21/2015
Learn what traits to look for in data-savvy movers and shakers, from data scientists and business analysts to executives, managers, and even employees.
IT Job Stress Is Down, Pride Is Up: Study
Slideshows  |  5/20/2015
A survey shows IT professionals are feeling pretty good about their jobs and their prospects in a sector that has a 2.5% unemployment rate.
IT Life Radio: Be A Better Manager
Commentary  |  5/19/2015
Do you wish you were a better manager? Tune in Wednesday at 3 pm ET and learn to improve a critical skill.
Comic: White Hat Hackers
Commentary  |  5/19/2015
Is this the best way to hire security talent? The line between black hat and white hat is surely blurring.
5 Soft Skills Every IT Pro Needs
Slideshows  |  5/14/2015
When it comes to being a great employee, an IT professional can no longer sit in isolation. It's time to develop some soft people skills to help your career. Here's what one recruiter looks for when evaluating tech talent.
Comic: What Really Drives The Business
Commentary  |  5/11/2015
Data might drive your business, but what happens at nap time?
6 Job Search Apps That Restore Your Dignity
Slideshows  |  5/9/2015
While some apps seek to make the job search as quick and carefree as possible, these attempt to restore dignity to a process that feels increasingly commodity-driven.
Google Pledges Diversity In Its Workforce
News  |  5/7/2015
With a workforce that is 70% male and more than 60% white, Google has detailed its plan to increase diversity. The search giant is one of several Silicon Valley giants looking for a more representative employee pool.
Cloud Computing: 8 Continuing Ed Programs For IT Pros
Slideshows  |  5/6/2015
Continuing education is a surefire way to increase your salary or get a new job. If your interest in IT is cloud computing, several high-profile universities offer courses in this area of technology.
IT Life Radio: You're Doing Gamification Wrong
Commentary  |  5/5/2015
If you are having trouble with gamification, or need help trying to figure out where to start, tune in to IT Life Radio on Wednesday, May 6, at 3 p.m. ET.
Technology Is A Human Endeavor
Commentary  |  5/5/2015
IT leaders share their insights on why technology doesn't mean anything without people.
H-1B Visas: 10 Numbers To Know In 2015
Slideshows  |  5/5/2015
Statistics around this year's record-setting volume of new H-1B visa applications point to continuously growing demand for a supply that's unlikely to rise soon.
Nordstrom VP: Take Emotion Out Of Agile Transformation
Commentary  |  5/4/2015
Mapping each step of a dev process can make the transformation more fact-based. It might look like micromanagement, but Nordstrom's Courtney Kissler calls it "honoring reality."


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