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Fri, February 28, 2014 - The hiring scene is changing for tech pros. Marketing departments are bolstering their technical ranks to help with big data, cloud, SEO, and mobile development initiatives.
Tue, February 11, 2014 - Money isn't everything, but it's a good place to start. As the economy slowly improves, revisiting your compensation strategy can help you both retain and recruit top-performing tech talent.
Mon, February 10, 2014 - As IT hiring ramps up in 2014, many job market experts are predicting a tech talent shortage. And certainly among the hot skill sets security, Big Data, .NET and Java developers, project managers, business analysts and anyone with cloud or mobile experience you can expect to see some sort of talent war, says Matthew Ripaldi, senior vice-president at Modis, a global provider of IT staffing services.
Wed, February 05, 2014 - The reception has been lukewarm to Microsoft's decision to name 22-year Microsoft veteran Satya Nadella as CEO. Critics wonder if Nadella can make the changes the company needs. But he has a history of change from within.
Thu, January 30, 2014 - Pre-recorded interview questions—and the resulting answers—can give hiring managers a head start on selecting job candidates
Mon, January 27, 2014 - Healthcare is all about people -- not just the patients a hospital sees but, also, the professionals who take care of them. Those employees can be hard to manage, especially as healthcare models evolve. Before long, inefficiencies emerge and costs skyrocket. Learn how one hospital used human resources software to stop the proverbial bleeding.
Wed, January 22, 2014 - A new workday is emerging among the younger mobile generation, but while millennials excel at blending work and personal activities on weekends and into the night, the productivity comes on their terms.
Wed, January 22, 2014 - This year, the ability to simply configure and run a server or develop software in isolation won't be enough. Employers will aggressively pursue workers with multi-dimensional talent -- combinations of technology, domain, business, process and people skills.
Wed, January 22, 2014 - The employer with the most IT job postings last year was Amazon.com, with 16,146 ads, exceeding most other IT firms by a wide margin, according to a new report.
Wed, January 22, 2014 - Three CIOs offer examples of how they are accommodating younger workers.
Tue, January 21, 2014 - The war for developer talent is hotter than ever. Whether you're trying to build mobile apps, redesign the user experience on your public website, or keep business-critical applications on the cutting edge, everyone needs code.
Thu, January 16, 2014 - San Francisco isn't the toughest place to hire tech pros these days. The talent crunch is worse in New York City than in the renowned West Coast tech stronghold, according to IT staffing specialist Dice.com. Recruiting challenges are also hitting other U.S. cities across the country.
Fri, January 10, 2014 - Expertise in Web development, mobile development and large-scale data analysis will be much sought-after by IT hiring managers this year.
Tue, January 07, 2014 - Social media professionals need to have a specific set of communication and technical skills as well as varied experience if you expect them to be a strategic part of your business in 2014.