Hiring and Staffing

Hiring and Staffing | News, how-tos, features, reviews, and videos

hackathon students code programmer devops certification by rawpixel unsplash

Hiring STEM OPT employees: What businesses need to know

Everything you need to know about the DHS’s STEM Optional Practical Training program — and what is required to hire and employ STEM OPT student workers.

women team tablet collab gender woman

How to attract and retain top female tech professionals

How gender diversity within your workforce impacts your organization’s ability to innovate and drive revenue...and 4 strategies to not only attract but retain top female tech professionals.

mentor teach learn student team partner women smiling by rawpixel via unsplash

How TIAA invests in women in IT

With an innovative group mentoring program and local and global networking events, the financial service company's IT Women’s Council helps women grow into leadership positions.

data analytics thinkstock

What is a data analyst? A key role for data-driven business decisions

Data analysts help organizations understand the current state of the business by interpreting a wide range of data.

human and digital profiles face each other, each containing a digital world

Is it even possible to overcome built-in AI/ML bias?

As artificial intelligence and machine learning permeate every facet of our lives, machines are coming closer and closer to acquiring human-like language capabilities. Research has uncovered that, without intention, business and moral...

Robotic + human hands touch via a futuristic virtual interface.

As cognitive technologies take hold, preparing your workforce for change is key

Enabling technologies like AI, machine learning and RPA will eliminate jobs and open doors to new opportunities. Here are one IT leader’s tips on what you can do today to prepare people for a new era of human-machine interaction.

sam lamonica cio rosendin electric 1200x800

Anatomy of a succession plan: How Rosendin Electric's CIO filled his own shoes

Sam Lamonica is retiring after working a decade as the electrical contractor’s CIO. This is the story of how he groomed his replacement.

Recruitment  >  Hiring compass pointing toward talent

How Estée Lauder Companies developed a culture to attract and retain IT talent

Michael W. Smith, CIO of The Estée Lauder Companies, has initiated an impressive array of programs to attract and retain IT talent at the nearly $15 billion global prestige beauty company.

h 1b visa program programmer blurred passport visa application work documentation

5 key changes to the H-1B visa program

Changes to the H-1B visa program went into effect April 1, aiming to improve and streamline the application and selection process of foreign national talent.

ethical ai artificial intelligence algorithms

Playbook for stockpiling AI talent: Buy, borrow, build

Hiring, upskilling, and strategic partnerships are the cornerstones for assembling talent in data science and AI. CIOs would do well to employ all three approaches.

hands connection ai digital transformation connection opposites virtual reality by studiom1 getty

Want to create a customer-centric culture? Meet your customers where they are

Digital evolution is challenging for a company as large as Qurate Retail Group. But CIO Karen Etzkorn is helping it succeed by creating a customer-centric culture and elevating digital experiences.

best places women it primary

What makes a good company a 'best' place to work?

Perks are nice, but free lunches, team-building exercises and off-site outings aren’t the key drivers of workplace satisfaction.

analytics binary code network digital transformation

Waste Management dumps legacy processes, drives digital change

By applying three levers of digital transformation, Waste Management is infusing technology into the business model to drive growth.

teamwork collaboration / leadership / development / developers / abstract data

7 secrets of high-performing IT teams

Getting staff to move beyond simply meeting basic goals is an art only select IT leaders possess. Here are seven performance-boosting techniques top IT pros rely on.

digital transformation /finger tap causes waves of interconnected digital ripples

Transforming an insurance and financial services giant to meet customers’ digital expectations

Terrance Williams, President of Emerging Businesses and CMO, and Jim Fowler, Executive Vice President and CIO, on driving cultural change at Nationwide, one of the largest insurance and financial services organizations in the US.

open office space shared office collaboration team open environment by fizkes getty

How to make open-plan offices more productive

Open offices aim to spur collaboration and innovation but often have exactly the opposite effect. Here’s how to harness their lost promise of productivity.

stacked rock formation

The 3 benefits tech professionals value most

A competitive salary and expansive health insurance coverage are no longer enough to attract and retain the top tech professionals. How can your organization stand out? We recommend offering the supplemental sort of benefits that tech...

Leading remote teams  >  A businessman virtually works with a distributed network of teams.

7 tips for leading remote IT teams successfully

Managing virtual work environments requires an assortment of real-world skills and tools. Here are the tactics that inspire creativity and productivity.

blue cross blue shield of nc teams

Digital transformation – don’t leave talent development crumbs on the table

When it comes to digital transformation, if you don’t recognize next generation talent development opportunities at the very beginning, the overall benefits derived from the program will be much less.

thumbs up positive attitude congratulations happy employees staff

What is employee experience? Your key to talent retention and recruitment

A strong employee experience can be a key differentiator in tight talent markets and essential to success as digital transformation increasingly takes hold.

Load More