IT staff development and retention
- June 14, 2006
Midmarket CIOs at the CIO Decisions Conference last week in Carlsbad, Calif., weigh in on the issue of whether you need an MBA to succeed in IT these days. The verdict: It's nice, but not critical for the job. Upward mobility is another matter.
- June 13, 2006
Why honesty is the best policy: Advice from a CIO who held his team together when a billion dollar company came courting.
- June 08, 2006
Will you be a CIO in five years? Do you want to be? Whatever your direction, you've got to have a plan and it must include at least two things: business skills and experience serving on the board of other companies.
- May 17, 2006
Add the Indian IT powerhouse Infosys to the list of companies recruiting at American colleges this year. The fast-growing company sees a diverse workforce as its future. Some American students see a passage to India as a passport to a better job ...
- May 15, 2006
IBM's System Storage DS4700 Express offers small and medium-sized businesses with high-bandwidth needs an affordable solution, but companies should work with resellers to get the most out of their purchase.
- May 04, 2006
A pair of recent surveys provides evidence that employers are putting more of a premium on knowledge and experience than certification.
- May 03, 2006
With the z9 Business Class, small and medium-size businesses can have the power, security and reliability of a mainframe at an affordable price. Are they ready for it?
- April 19, 2006
As the demand for highly skilled tech workers intensifies, CIOs might be tempted to try creative tactics to keep them. But experts say a little respect (and more money) goes a long way.
- April 05, 2006
As mobile devices become smaller, cheaper and more portable, the dangers of portable storage threats increase.
- February 09, 2006
Ethics officers can help CIOs navigate the rising tide of compliance regulations. Find out how to make your case for one.
- January 30, 2006
Want the top brass to support your security initiatives? Just like CIOs, security chiefs need to learn a language CEOs can understand.
- January 22, 2006
Successful project management relies on trimming your list -- and making sure pet projects aren't wasting resources.
- January 18, 2006
What dooms a project? Users stressed out by change and by time spent away from their day jobs. Our project management expert tells you how to avoid trouble.
- January 04, 2006
This year's job market means that IT professionals should acquire business skills -- and look beyond the basics.
- December 08, 2005
Microsoft and the Society for Information Management (SIM) are teaming up to sell IT as a career route on college campuses -- where technology majors are scarce.