News, tips, advice, and overviews on staying on top of professional demands.
Thu, February 06, 2014 - CIOs as well as other IT leaders and productivity experts share their top tips for improving workflow and getting the most out of your IT teams.
Fri, January 24, 2014 - Experience chronic neck or back pain? Headaches or migraines? That expensive, ergonomic chair might be doing you more harm than good. But Voom, a mobile wellness app developed by two chiropractors, aims to tackle repetitive stress injuries.
Tue, January 21, 2014 - Looking to hit the ground running? These 10 tips won't cost you anything but will help you work faster and more efficiently on your PC.
Tue, January 14, 2014 - Take some time in the early days of 2014 to improve the computer setup in your home office or small business. These security, networking, storage and productivity tips will help you work faster once you get back to business as usual.
Thu, December 19, 2013 - Your employees can learn a lot from each other. This exclusive inside look at an internal developer conference at screen-capture software maker TechSmith shows how the right mix of informational presentations, hands-on sessions, frank discussions and a bit of fun can take employees out of their comfort zones and motivate them to achieve greater success.
Wed, December 04, 2013 - Many enterprises use and like SharePoint. Microsoft likes it, too, because it's one of the company's fastest-growing product lines. But making enterprises support separate cloud and on-premises versions and telling SharePoint app developers not to work in C# and ASP.NET may make for a rocky relationship as time goes by.
Tue, November 26, 2013 - If your workspace is in chaos, you could be losing productivity and your job performance will likely suffer. These eight tips can help you keep it all together and get the most out of each hour of the day.
Mon, November 25, 2013 - You no longer need to be a C-level executive to have your own personal assistant. Thanks to Siri and Google Now, we've embraced the idea of the smartphone as an aide, and there's a virtual secretarial pool of apps that can do everything from schedule meetings and pay bills to give you the day's box scores. Here are five apps that put the "do" in your to-do lists.
Tue, November 05, 2013 - Whether you're not happy where you're currently working, are out of work and need a job, or are just looking to stay ahead of the curve, working with an IT career coach can help you learn the skills necessary to stand apart from the other IT job seekers out there.
Wed, October 16, 2013 - Searching for a new IT position in a competitive market can be an uphill battle. One little mistake could cost you the opportunity. Read on to make sure you aren't making one of these commonly seen blunders in your job search.
Tue, October 15, 2013 - First Yahoo called its remote workers back to the office. Now HP has issued an 'all-hands-deck' mandate. (Rumors are swirling that Visa may be next to rein in workers.) Is this really all about innovation? And will this approach work with today's tech workers -- especially those in Silicon Valley?
Mon, September 09, 2013 - If software development teams can take the time they spend estimating how long a project will take and start to execute that project instead, they can go that much faster. But what does a world without estimates look like -- and what might it mean for the business?
Tue, September 03, 2013 - Is your extensive IT experience and your age making it harder to find a new positions? Learn how to limit the effects of age discrimination and land that interview.
Fri, August 30, 2013 - VoloMetrix's enterprise analytics technology uses social engineering to let CIOs quickly identify bottlenecks and pain points in their organization. Using that data, they can better allocate time, energy and resources. The only catch is they have to mine employees email to get that data.