IT staff development and retention
- August 27, 2004
It isn't easy working in technology at a smaller business. But if you have the right mix of skills, you may find it especially rewarding.
- July 27, 2004
Is your IT department a little flabby? You may be just 10 steps away from a more efficient -- and effective -- IT machine.
- July 15, 2004
Many business students in the U.S. believe multicultural skills are their ticket to the top. But some of those already on top don't quite agree.
- July 08, 2004
These days IT executives are constantly asking me how to regain their workers' trust and loyalty, which was damaged during the recession. I think it may be too late for many of these people.
- June 29, 2004
Much of your IT staff is likely heading out on vacation. Can your small business cope with security problems while your limited IT resources may be on the beach?
- June 15, 2004
Do you believe the recovery is for real? A new study found that many CIOs still need convincing.
- June 10, 2004
The small and medium-sized business (SMB) market has become the latest focus of attention in the IT industry because of the slowdown in spending among large enterprises. According to a recent Forrester Research Inc. survey of more than 1,000 ...
- June 09, 2004
Two studies say small and midsized businesses will spend more on technology this year, with an eye toward specific investments.
- May 24, 2004
PowerPoint: You either love it or you hate it. Our editors debate the virtues and pitfalls of this computer presentation tool.
- May 17, 2004
The honeymoon may not be over, but according to a recent study, IT execs are now seeing offshore outsourcing without makeup. In other words, they're seeing through the glossy sheen of cost savings and realizing what's underneath isn't always pretty.
- May 12, 2004
Your IT staff thinks it's doing a great job, but the clients aren't impressed. Welcome to the great IT gap that separates perception from reality.
- April 28, 2004
The Society for Information Management (SIM) is taking IT pros to school in the ways of business. Shoring up these softer skills could help companies align their business and IT strategies.
- April 21, 2004
IT grads today have to be more well-rounded than those from five years ago. Offshore outsourcing has changed the rules, and business and tech schools are adjusting to help students "outsource-proof" themselves.
- March 31, 2004
Education is key when it comes to securing the desktops of your remote users, but there are some new products that can help protect your network.
- March 23, 2004
A study of 13,000 IT users appears to add hard numbers to the anecdotal evidence that giving employees formal training on new software is worth the investment.