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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.

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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...

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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.

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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.

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The Next 'Sea Change' in Recruiting: Mobile

The way today's tech talent looks for work is changing. Prospective employees are using their mobile devices to connect with employers more than ever and this trend is expected to continue. Does your organization have a mobile...

Recruiting Through Social Media

3 Ways to Use Social Media to Recruit Better Tech Talent

Is your company using social media to its full potential when it comes to finding new employees? Your competition probably is.

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Why Your Team in India Won't Say 'No'

Your software engineer in India loves to say yes but hates to say no. So much it can bring you to the brink of despair! So what is the remedy for India's "yes culture"?

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9 Ways to Keep Employees Motivated and Productive During the Holidays

HR experts and business leaders share their strategies on how to ensure employees are productive between Thanksgiving and just after the New Year.

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Why You Need to Build Career Paths for Nonmanagers

In competitive markets, such as technology and IT, organizations that don't create career paths for both management and nonmanagement roles risk losing some of their top talent.

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How to Get the Most Out of Your IT Talent

Tech pros talk about how to cultivate creativity and focus talent on projects that increase the value of IT.

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7 Leadership Tips for Women Tech Executives

Female executives are unfairly held to a different standard than men in the workplace and are judged not only on their competence, skills and experience but on their appearance and even their speech patterns. Here, four female IT...

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Hello World 3.0: Staffing Technology

Hiring, retaining and keeping skills fresh top the recently released list of Educause Top 10 IT Issues for 2015.

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4 Ways Your Competitors Are Stealing Your IT Talent

Savvy companies are shopping for talent in what is arguably the best place to find it -- their competition. As the talent war heats up, poaching tech professionals is becoming increasingly common. Here's how it's done and how to stop...

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Workplace Bullying a Costly Epidemic in the Enterprise

Workplace bullying opens your organization up to poor productivity, lower retention rates and possible legal action. And it's not an isolated issue - the workplace statistics are shocking. Is your culture cultivating a bully mentality?...

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How to Help Millennials Prepare to Be Successful Leaders

Gen Y is currently the largest generation in the workforce, so it’s inevitable that many of your next leaders will be millennials – whether they have the experience or not. For that reason, it’s important that you know how to train...

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How to Build a Culture of Learning (and Why You Need to)

To thrive in an ever-changing IT climate, CIOs and other businesses leaders must create a culture of learning that embraces innovation and leverages it into a competitive advantage.

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6 Ways to Attract and Retain Female IT Talent

While there's no magic formula that will instantly close the gender gap that still exists in the IT field today, business leaders can take these steps to help shift the male-dominated culture towards increased diversity.

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Lack of Parental Leave Drives Employee Turnover

Not offering flexible family leave to employees may send your top talent heading for the door.

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