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  • Career Watch: The psychic importance of a job

    Posted November 22, 2010 - 3:17 pm

    Q&A: Abraham J. Twerski
  • Why I Love Unix

    Posted October 27, 2010 - 8:48 am

    Sandra Henry-Stocker's long-standing and largely happy relationship with Unix has been an interesting and rewarding trek. If she hasn't helped you to love Unix, let her try just once more.
  • Facebook to lose advertising VP; no replacement in works

    Posted October 26, 2010 - 5:55 pm

    Via Kara Swisher at All Things Digital comes news that a top Facebook advertising exec is leaving the social networking giant.
  • For IT job seekers, recession not over yet

    Posted October 25, 2010 - 1:11 pm

    BLS study shows more outsourcing, less telecom and data-center hiring; survey results show growing 2011 IT budgets may be trimmed.
  • 22 Ways You Can Show Your Value in Today’s Cutthroat Corporate World

    Posted February 19, 2010 - 4:30 pm

    For many companies these days, business isn't exactly booming. If you've been spending your days worrying about when your head might be on the chopping block, it's time to stop. Instead you should focus on You, Inc., the only business you can truly control, and here's some advice on how you can do just that.
  • Five Rules to Create a Character-Driven Company

    Posted January 11, 2010 - 4:20 pm

    Seeking a focus for your New Year's business resolution? Consider zeroing in on character. Here are the business implications of issues such as white lies, false impressions, and forgiveness, and how to help your entire team make character-driven choices in 2010.
  • 10 Common IT Career Questions

    Posted December 1, 2009 - 8:37 pm

    When's the best time to schedule an interview, look for a new job, start freelancing? Here's what the experts say.
  • What to Include in Your Open Source Resume

    Posted October 9, 2009 - 5:33 pm

    Here's how to explain your FOSS experience during your next job hunt.
  • Building your career in open source

    Posted October 7, 2009 - 11:13 am

    You may be hesitant to apply for a new job based on your "volunteer" open source skills. Don't be.
  • Effective Technical Interviews

    Posted September 20, 2009 - 6:46 pm

    Most information technology job interviews involve a phone interview, technical interview and sometimes a personal interview. The phone interview is an introduction with the purpose of determining if there is a preliminary match.
  • The Era of Job 3.0 is Upon us

    Posted May 13, 2009 - 10:03 am

    There’s something very strange happening in the job market—the very nature of what we think of as a “job” is being redefined right before our eyes. And for better or worse, we have a new paradigm to get used to.
  • Obama administration hopes to fill over 300 federal IT jobs

    Posted November 20, 2008 - 1:11 pm

    The incoming Obama administration looks to fill more than 300 technology positions, according to a job listing that Congress released this month. The jobs were pulled from the U.S. Government Policy and Supporting Positions, known as the Plum Book.
  • Build a CCIE Workshop

    Posted September 16, 2008 - 11:11 am

    Stand in line at Build a CCIE Workshop and build the CCIE of your dreams!
  • Do Certifications Make a Difference?

    Posted August 30, 2008 - 12:01 am

    There are over 200 IT certifications on the market today. Do they matter? What role do IT certifications play in your success?
  • IT Career Traps to Avoid

    Posted August 25, 2008 - 11:56 pm

    Feel like your career isn't going anywhere? Check out these career traps and how to avoid them.
  • Finally -- An "Easy Button" for Professional Networking

    Posted August 10, 2008 - 10:11 pm

    For some IT professionals, “people” networking can be harder than getting their CCIE certification...
  • 2008 IT Career Survival Guide

    Posted August 5, 2008 - 12:00 pm

    Stay away from IT job board forums unless you're prepared to give up on your IT career!
  • VARs and ISVs not affected by recession

    Posted July 17, 2008 - 10:30 am

    Recession? What recession? The government says we're not really in one, and former congressman Phil Gramm says it's only a "mental recession" and we're all just a bunch of whiners. But from where I'm sitting here in the heart of the Industrial Midwest, it sure seems real enough.
  • Boston Ranks 4th Nationwide by Tech Employment

    Posted June 26, 2008 - 3:26 pm

    A new study "Cybercities 2008" released today reports that the high-tech industry in Boston is the fourth largest total in the nation. The study is an overview of the high technology industry in the nation's top 60 cities. Who made the top 5? New York Metro Area, Washington, DC, San Jose/Silicon Valley, Boston, and Dallas-Fort Worth.

  • Is your brain a core competency?

    Posted June 22, 2008 - 12:29 pm

    One of the golden rules of commerce is that you should not seek to outsource your core competencies. One of the golden rules of brain surgery is that you cannot cut a brain into pieces to outsource some bits of it, without doing significant damage to the owner of the brain.

  • How to stop worrying and learn to love IT complexity

    Posted April 21, 2008 - 1:02 pm

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  • Facing tough times may be here to stay

    Posted April 11, 2008 - 2:24 pm

    Strategies that some systems integrators are implementing to stay afloat during these tough times.
  • The seven dirtiest jobs in IT

    Posted March 14, 2008 - 10:44 am

    Working in IT isn't always pretty. Some of us have to get dirty -- in some cases, literally. The good news? Master one of IT's dirty jobs and you're pretty much guaranteed work. We don't guarantee you'll like it, though. Here are seven of the dirtiest jobs in IT, and why they're needed.
  • Meet the whiz kids: 10 overachievers under 21

    Posted March 10, 2008 - 12:08 pm

    Mark Zuckerberg, watch your back. Sergey and Larry? Consider early retirement. The next generation is coming up fast, and they aren't waiting for you Web 2.0 geezers to step aside. Here are 10 serious overachievers -- 20 years old or younger -- with more ambition, energy, tech smarts, and business savvy than you'll find in most companies, let alone individual adults.

Join today!

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