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Adopting New Technologies in a Multi-Generational Workplace
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We’re starting to see larger disparities in how different age groups approach workplace technology, processes, and productivity. Here are some of the challenges.
By Bruce Orcutt, VP of Product Marketing, ABBYY , 3/4/2021
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Tech Skills, Coding Languages to Boost Your Salary
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Here's a look at the jobs that got pay raises and some of the skills that commanded higher salaries last year, according to a study by Hired and Vettery.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 3/3/2021
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Why IT Should Have a Separate Training Budget
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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Having a training budget has its positives and negatives, but based on my experience, it’s more beneficial for IT to fund and determine its own training needs.
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 2/26/2021
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The Hybrid Workplace Is a Reality, but the Office Is Not Dead
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The flexibility to support teams cycling through in-person and remote work highlights the need for investment in cloud-based services to support the workflows of the future at scale.
By Ranjan Singh, Executive VP, Crestron , 2/26/2021
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CIOs Face Decisions on Remote Work for Post-Pandemic Future
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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After being bombarded at the start of the pandemic with new services and the need to securely connect remote staff, what comes next for CIOs?
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/19/2021
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How to Build Talent Retention by Failing Fast
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In an industry with frequent turnover, the key to achieving lasting talent retention lies with investing in innovation built by in-house teams that are allowed to experiment and fail.
By Arjun Sirrah, EVP of Engineering, Laurel Road , 2/19/2021
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CIOs: Are You Ready Today for Tomorrow’s Technologies?
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Here are four things that chief information officers can do right away to help build digital fluency for now and in the future across the workforce.
By Greg Douglass and Eva Sage-Gavin, Accenture , 2/17/2021
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Generation Z Is Bringing Dramatic Transformation to the Workforce
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As younger generations infiltrate the workplace, we’ll see companies deploy technology to fill the skills gap, train remote workers and drive real-life applications.
By Jon Weiss, SVP of Emerging Technology, Software AG , 2/16/2021
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3 Ways to Empower Female Software Engineers on Your Team
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In recent years, organizations have been making small strides in establishing greater diversity within their engineering teams -- but it’s not enough.
By Tal Barak-Manela, Director of Engineering, Capacity , 2/15/2021
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Overcoming Digital Transformation Challenges With The Cloud
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Here’s how cloud computing can enable the future of work, accelerate data strategies, integrate AI and cyber strategies, and innovate for social good.
By Diana Kearns-Manolatos, Senior Manager, Deloitte , 2/12/2021
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Exploring Diverse Talent to Fill Tech and Cybersecurity Jobs
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Women in IT panel talks potential benefits of taking more proactive, inclusive approaches to fill the ranks of tech teams.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 2/11/2021
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The IT Leader’s New Imperative: Constructing the Culture
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Here are five effective approaches for CIOs to expand their skillsets and build a resilient culture that can succeed in today’s enterprise organizations.
By Missy Lawrence-Johnston, Principal Consultant, ISG , 2/2/2021
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10 Things IT Leaders Learned in 2020
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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The pandemic had a lot of negative effects, but it also resulted in some unexpected benefits for enterprise technology leaders and teams.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 1/26/2021
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How To Build A Successful IT Team
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There are three key attributes high-functioning IT team members share that are identifiable in your initial interviews: Desire, willingness, and “teachability.”
By HK Bain, President and CEO, Digitech Systems , 1/26/2021
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Weighing Doubts of Transformation in the Face of the Future
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Deloitte’s 2021 outlook posits enterprises should double down on digital transformation and reskilling. What about those not ready to commit to change?
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 1/25/2021
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4 Career Questions Every IT Professional Should Ask
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Landing your next big role is important, but before you take that offer, make sure it’s the right role with the right prospects for you.
By John Thimsen, CTO, Qualtrics , 1/25/2021
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Accelerating the Practical Use of AI
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Artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions are becoming more common across industries. Use these four steps for a successful implementation.
By David Kramer, CTO, ThinkWhy , 1/18/2021
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Future Proof Your Enterprise IT Environment and Workforce Now
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Don’t bury your head in the sand. Train your people, advance your technology, and commit to prioritizing and protecting your most important assets before it’s too late.
By Johanna Baum, Founder and CEO, S3 Consulting , 1/15/2021
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Why DevOps Will Have To Change This Year
John Edwards, Technology Journalist & Author
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Rocked by COVID in 2020, DevOps teams will face new challenges -- and opportunities -- over the next 12 months. Here's a look at what to expect.
By John Edwards Technology Journalist & Author, 1/14/2021
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Remote Reshapes the Future of Work
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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CIOs will focus on enabling richer remote work experiences in 2021, and virtual offices could be a part of that picture.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 1/13/2021
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