Sarah K. White

Sarah K. White

Senior Writer

Sarah White is a senior writer for CIO.com, covering IT careers, hiring & staffing, and diversity.

Articles by Sarah K. White

IBM CIO Kathryn Guarini on being IBM’s first customer
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IBM CIO Kathryn Guarini on being IBM’s first customer

After years in IBM’s Research Division, Guarini is taking her expertise in developing emerging technologies to the realities of the business in a role that blends vendor and client.
June 10, 2022
What’s new in TOGAF 10?
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What’s new in TOGAF 10?

The Open Group released TOGAF 10 and with it comes a more flexible, customizable framework that’s easier to implement in the enterprise.
June 6, 2022
WiSTEM bridges the gap between young women and STEM careers
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WiSTEM bridges the gap between young women and STEM careers

Woman remain underrepresented — and often feel isolated — in STEM careers. That’s why Women in STEM is connecting high school girls with adult mentors with an aim of empowering them to pursue careers in tech.
April 29, 2022
15 best data science bootcamps for boosting your career
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15 best data science bootcamps for boosting your career

Whether you're a recent grad, seasoned IT pro or someone looking to make a career change, these bootcamps will set you on the right path for a career in data science.
April 25, 2022
Top 15 project management certifications
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Top 15 project management certifications

No matter what your IT role, a project management certification can add value to your career. Here are the top project management certifications, their requirements, and cost.
April 22, 2022
Investing in IT careers pays off at Capital One
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Investing in IT careers pays off at Capital One

Capital One has designed several internal programs to upskill employees to fill skills gaps and to give anyone inside or outside of IT the resources to become a software engineer.
April 5, 2022
19 organizations advancing women in tech
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19 organizations advancing women in tech

Women remain underrepresented in the tech industry. These 19 groups are working to support women and close the diversity gap in tech.
March 22, 2022
12 data science certifications that will pay off
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12 data science certifications that will pay off

Looking to get ahead as a data scientist? Earning one of these data science certs will help you stand out in one of the hottest careers in IT.
February 18, 2022
10 fastest growing US tech hubs for IT talent
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10 fastest growing US tech hubs for IT talent

You don't need to move to Silicon Valley to cash in on the boom for IT talent. These 10 cities are among the fastest growing tech hubs by salary, according to Dice.
February 8, 2022
What is Kanban? Workflow management simplified
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What is Kanban? Workflow management simplified

Kanban helps organizations focus on specific tasks until completion. This simple workflow management system is an effective method for fostering collaboration and productivity.
January 11, 2022
AAMC proves the power of a formal DEI strategy
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AAMC proves the power of a formal DEI strategy

The American Association of Medical Colleges has taken a strategic approach to fostering an inclusive workplace culture, earning it a spot on IDG’s Best Places to Work in IT.
December 27, 2021
Altria’s investment in career development pays off
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Altria’s investment in career development pays off

Giving employees a clear path forward in their careers is a key factor in retaining them. At Altria, IT careers are a top priority, with defined goals and a variety of opportunities.
December 24, 2021
8 cities where tech talent is outpacing job growth
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8 cities where tech talent is outpacing job growth

The growth of tech talent is outpacing the growth of technology jobs in these eight cities, creating a larger available talent pool and less competition for businesses.
November 16, 2017
Enterprise showdown: 5 ways the iPhone beats the Galaxy S8
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Enterprise showdown: 5 ways the iPhone beats the Galaxy S8

The Galaxy S8 and iPhone 7 Plus are two of the best smartphones you can buy. While the Galaxy S8 is the hottest new mobile device, there are reasons IT will want to stick with the iPhone 7 Plus.rn
April 25, 2017
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5 reasons the Surface Pro 4 is fit for the enterprise

The Microsoft Surface Pro 4 is the clear choice of hybrid for the enterprise -- and for good reason. Here are five features that make this device the best option for business users.rn
June 9, 2016
Top 10 tech companies for remote workers
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Top 10 tech companies for remote workers

Many roles in the technology field don't require that you work at a corporate office. Here are the 10 best tech companies if you’re looking for a telecommuting and remote job.rn
February 17, 2016
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How tablets are changing the way people buy cars

Going to buy a car usually means driving to dealerships, test driving multiple vehicles, lots of paperwork and negotiation. But Infiniti Retail Group U.K .has reinvented the process by ditching the traditional dealership and selling cars at the mall using a Surface 3 tablet. rn
August 14, 2015
7 ways creating an IT team is like building a winning NFL team
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7 ways creating an IT team is like building a winning NFL team

The first thing that comes to mind when you think about building an all-star IT team probably isn't an all-star NBA or NFL team. But a successful sports team and IT team have more in common than you might think.rn
August 12, 2015
How to get the job when you’re overqualified
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How to get the job when you’re overqualified

The idea of being ignored for a job because you’re overqualified may seem counterintuitive, but there are a number of reasons a company might overlook your resume for that exact reason.rn
June 30, 2015
How Twitter can help you recruit tech talent
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How Twitter can help you recruit tech talent

You might not think of Twitter as a recruitment tool, but companies are integrating it into their hiring strategies. Here’s how Twitter helps hiring managers and recruiters find talent -- particularly passive job seekers.
June 24, 2015