Careers/Staffing

Careers/Staffing news, analysis, research, how-to, opinion, and video.

stealing tech talent
used car salesman2

2015 Non-certified IT Skills

16 of the Hottest IT Skills for 2015

2015 will bring new opportunities for professional growth and development, not to mention more money. But what specific skills will add the most value for your career advancement in the new year.

How to Use LinkedIn’s New Profile Features

LinkedIn has made it easier for you to update and edit your profile. The professional social network wants you to think beyond your resume or next job by encouraging you to edit and freshen up your profile on a more consistent basis.

00 job loss

9 Data Breaches That Cost Someone Their Job

'Tis the season for data breaches and with such always results in job loss.

holiday party

Holiday Survival Guide: Dos and Don'ts For Your Office Party

Techies: Office hoilday parties are your opportunity to have a good time with your co-workers! Yes, they're slightly scary. Yes, you can do it wrong. But these guidelines will help you bring the cheer.

How Colleges Are Failing Their Students

Some colleges and universities haven't caught on to the fact that if students don’t have the skills they need to land a job a degree isn't worth much.

2015 it recruiting hiring trends

6 IT Workforce Predictions for 2015

2015 promises to be a banner year for IT workers as the unemployment rate continues to plummet, salaries increase and organizations double down on retention and engagement strategies. CIO.com asked experts to predict the biggest...

Looking for Perfection: Tech Companies Have the Most Rigorous Interview Processes

New study suggests Google isn't the only one with high recruitment standards

retention and engagement

9 Reasons Good Employees Leave -- and How You Can Prevent It

The average tenure for IT workers is less than 3.8 years, according to Payscale. And while you’ll never eliminate employee turnover, these strategies can help you motivate and ultimately retain your best talent.

growth

New CIO announcements to round out 2014

Dell and Reynolds American and Yahoo! announce new IT executive appointments

voting

The Workplace Will Never Be a Democracy

People in IT keep saying that they want democracy at work. But when you probe that idea, it completely falls apart.

A big slide in the Google offices

Google Employees Say it's the Best Big Company to Work For

Annual ranking by careers site Glassdoor finds Google is the top big company to work for based on employee feedback

bptw collage

Google Tops Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work; F5 Outranks Facebook, Qualcomm, Apple

Bain & Company, Nestle Purina PetCare, F5 Networks, and Boston Consulting Group rounded out the top five in Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work in 2015.

5myths 2

5 Myths and 5 Mistakes Job-Hunting Coders Must Know About

The things you need to know after you’ve made it through coding boot camp.

Branding Attracts Better IT Talent

4 Ways Building a Better Brand Attracts Better IT Talent

Want to attract top tech talent? Focusing on employee engagement will bolster your positive brand image and result in a higher caliber of potential candidates.

hiring sign

Full-Time IT Hiring is Gaining Ground, Finally

As 2014 winds down, the odds of success in the job hunt appear to be improving for IT pros with certain skills.

best states for it jobs

Top 10 States for Tech Workers Willing to Relocate

Are you willing to move for your next position? Using data provided by Dice.com, CIO.com counts down the 10 most desirable states for relocation as told by tech professionals.

cambridge consultants

How One Firm Makes Beer and Basketball Better

Recent projects include a dispenser for customizing beer, basketball-training app, and portable immunization checker.

cambridge consultants

Wanted for Hire: Engineers With Ideas of Their Own

Cambridge Consultants depends on the creativity of its engineers to solve problems for its clients.

Load More