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March 04, 2021
The tech industry has made some progress in improving gender diversity in recent years, but some populations have been excluded from this progress.
February 21, 2020
New report lays out the largest IT salary growth of 2019 and predictions for what 2020 has in store for technical careers.
November 30, 2018
Women leaders in tech are still few and far between. The industry knows it's a problem, but fixing gender inequality in the top ranks won't be easy, according to a recent panel.
January 31, 2016
In the shift to digital business, compensation for IT job skills is more volatile than ever, as companies struggle to incorporate cutting-edge technical skills into old business models.
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Budget surprises have the power to take a company's yearly plans from smooth to chaotic. Look at one CTO's journey through the information technology budgeting process in 2018. Continue Reading
How can you provide motivation incentives for IT staff members when you can't increase salaries? Offer them meaningful work and IT job opportunities, advises our CIO columnist. Continue Reading
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