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You’ve Outsourced the Context and Kept the Core. Now What?

Kathy Kountze-Tatum, CIO of Northeast Utilities, on building a consultative IT organization

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The Robots are Coming to Steal Your Job

Automation technology isn't invading the IT industry alone -- robots are taking over a terrifying range of jobs

Microsoft sued as lawsuits over employee no-poach deal mount

Microsoft, Ask.com and Oracle have been sued so far in the latest round

Software developer shortage transcends international boundaries

To solve the talent crunch, more technology education is needed at the grade school level

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5 Non-Traditional Hiring Tips for InfoSec

The majority of companies surveyed – 70 percent – says their IT security departments were understaffed.

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IT Resumes: Lies, Half-truths and Embellishments

HR pros and hiring managers encounter candidates of all kinds and any lie on a resume is a definitive red flag. However, all lies are not created equal.

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11 Ways to Re-energize Your IT Career

Mid-career blues, begone. Here are 11 actionable items tech pros can tackle to keep moving on up in IT.

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16 Tips for Thriving as an IT Contractor

Companies continue to supplement their full-time technical ranks with temporary contractors. Here’s how to make it work.

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Life as an IT Contractor

The upside of life as an IT contractor is alluring. You get to be your own boss, accept only the jobs you want, and work flexible hours. With each assignment comes the opportunity to learn new skills and gain exposure to different...

Oracle sued over employee no-poaching agreement with Google

The former Oracle employee charges the company with restraining competition

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Despite Recent Gains, the Best Year for Tech Employment Remains 2001

Tech industry employment reached 6.3 million in the first half of this year, up just 1.9% from a year earlier.

Sexism, Alive and Well in the Tech World

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella has backed off from his remarks, but the bottom line is that Microsoft, along with much of the tech industry, still sees women as second-class citizens.

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From CIO to CEO

Geoff Scott, CEO of the Americas’ SAP Users’ Group, discusses his career transition

Oracle database certifications aren't 'permanent' anymore

But the policy change only immediately reflects certifications for long-in-the-tooth versions of the database

Top 10 IT Skills Based on Increases in Demand

On any given day, employers post approximately 80,000 jobs on Dice.com. Here are the 10 fastest-growing categories based on number of mentions compared to a year ago.

CIOs Share Must-Have Cloud Skills

Cloud computing prompts IT organizations to rethink how they acquire talent and develop skills.

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Women in IT: No Longer a Nice-to-Have

As pressure to diversify rachets up, companies are reaching out to lure women into IT. Here’s how to go about it.

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Why Ruby Is the Crown Jewel in a Developer's Resume

Demand for Ruby on Rails talent continues at a steady pace, and developers with the skills and knowledge of this language are red-hot in a tight IT job market (includes infographic).

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