Christina Wood

Christina Wood is a freelance writer living in North Carolina. She blogs at GeekGirlfriends.com.

Heeding the call: How (and why) to volunteer your IT skills

9 effective team building activities to try this year

9 effective team building activities to try this year

Whether you're trying to mend a broken team, make newcomers feel welcome or reward a high-performing team, finding the right team building activity is key. Here are 9 popular activities and why they work.

Hiring for diversity: 9 ways to retool your process

Hiring for diversity: 9 ways to retool your process

If you want a diverse team, you need to look different. This means changing both the way you search and the way you appear.

Mastering the art of employee recognition: 9 things you can do right now

Mastering the art of employee recognition: 9 things you can do right now

Mishandling rewards can backfire on even the most well-intentioned IT leader. Here's how to get employee recognition right.

10 traits of highly effective teams

10 traits of highly effective teams

High-performing teams, lauded for their ability to achieve results, are something of a management obsession. But a group of individuals doesn't magically coalesce into a team. They need leadership. Here's how to build your own highly...

Are you a workplace bully? 9 questions that will help you find out

Are you a workplace bully? 9 questions that will help you find out

Corporations can’t afford to waste money on leaders who do more damage than they can ever make up for in results. So, if your answers to any of these questions indicate that you have tendency to be the bully, it’s time for some...

7 signs you have a sexual harassment problem

7 signs you have a sexual harassment problem

Do you have a Harvey Weinstein-style sexual harassment problem brewing right in front of you? Would you know?

What does a data scientist do? 7 of these in-demand professionals offer their insights

What does a data scientist do? 7 of these in-demand professionals offer their insights

We catch up with some of the rare unicorns who fill this role to learn about the job and the skills and education that got them there.

Boost Your IQ: Boot Up a Game

Video games are good teachers. Even first-person shooters might teach skills you need for work.

The (Better) Future of Tech Support

7 emerging 'hero' technologies should make it easier and less frustrating for tech support pros and users alike

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