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How the internet of things is disrupting tech staffing: Part 2

Tech labor and skills acquisition challenges are interfering with businesses eager to capitalize on IoT's many benefits. Here's what to know if you're going to come out a winner.

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How to get started as an IT consultant

Ready to strike out on your own? Here’s how three IT consultants landed their first clients.

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Recruiters: Coding talent needed; degree optional

HackerRank finds that bootcamps and other alternatives to four-year degrees are now seen as viable

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10 steps to becoming a truly horrible IT boss

Good-bye, programming peers; hello, power to abuse at your whim

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IDG.tv Live @ SXSW presented by the UK's Department for International Trade | Day 4

IDG.tv host Jimmy Conrad is live on the show floor today with Alexander Whitley, Choreographer/Director of the Alexander Whitley Dance Company, Lucy Dusgate, Digital Programmer at The Lowry, and Tom Higham, Creative Director of...

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Interview: Margaret Franco, SVP of Marketing EMEA at Dell EMC

Margaret Franco, SVP of Marketing EMEA at Dell EMC, discusses the CMO’s evolving role, the relationship between marketing and culture and how Dell EMC uses account-based marketing to better understand the needs of the customer.

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How microcertifications work for IT job seekers and employers

Microcertifications are gaining popularity as a way for IT job seekers to quickly and affordably prove their skills, and organizations are coming around to the idea.

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Fears arise that Trump has dropped ball on H-1B reform

Some say that even if President Trump doesn't fulfill his campaign promises with changes in the law, some companies will outsource less just to avoid getting on his bad side.

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What the top 5 metro areas pay for hot IT jobs

Live in or around one of the five largest metro areas in the U.S.? Here’s what you can expect to make in three of the hottest IT roles around.

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IMF moving IT jobs to offshore firm

The International Monetary Fund's IT work is being taken over by India-based IT managed services provider L&T Infotech; the change was announced to the staff last year.

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Mingis on Tech: Videoconferencing arrives, and the reality behind 'digital transformation'

As companies become more decentralized, collaboration becomes more important. So it's good that videoconferencing tech makes that easier than ever. And just what does 'digital transformation' mean?

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Mingis on Tech: Videoconferencing arrives, and what's up with 'digital transformation'

Videoconferencing can help firms save money, do more and better integrate their plans. So can digital transformation. But both have to be done right.

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Lifelong learning is no longer optional

Organizations need to encourage employees to continue acquiring new skills throughout their careers.

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How pay transparency and equity help employers retain workers

PayScale's 2017 Compensation Best Practices Report shows that to build more trusting relationships with their workforce, more organizations are emphasizing pay transparency and pay equity.

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The top 3 reasons why employees quit

A new report studied the factors that predict whether an employee will stay with their current employer or quit.

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How the internet of things is disrupting tech staffing: Part 1

IoT introduces enormous "people" challenges that are testing even the best employers. To succeed, these are non-negotiable workforce disruptions that must be conquered.

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How A.I. could affect the world of corporate training

Artificial intelligence is slowly influencing every industry. When it comes to corporate training and intelligence, how do robots and computers compete with humans?

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How IT leaders create a culture of transformation

Computerworld's Premier 100 tech leaders share pointers on how to sell digital transformation within IT and across the organization (hint: say goodbye to hierarchies).

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