ITworld Career http://www.itworld.com/career/news en Intensive interview process ensures you hire top tech talent http://www.itworld.com/career/426598/intensive-interview-process-ensures-you-hire-top-tech-talent While many organizations struggle to retain top talent in a tight employment market, some firms are using intensive, rigorous hiring and training practices to ensure both that their hires are the right fit and that the employee stays for the long term.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/426598/intensive-interview-process-ensures-you-hire-top-tech-talent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/426598/intensive-interview-process-ensures-you-hire-top-tech-talent#comments Career IT Management News Thu, 10 Jul 2014 20:26:45 +0000 IDGNS staff 426598 at http://www.itworld.com The top 10 paying IT jobs: IT careers can prove fruitful http://www.itworld.com/career/426552/top-10-paying-it-jobs-it-careers-can-prove-fruitful IT management positions have long paid quite well, but a new survey finds that a lot of other IT jobs are providing big paychecks.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/426552/top-10-paying-it-jobs-it-careers-can-prove-fruitful" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/426552/top-10-paying-it-jobs-it-careers-can-prove-fruitful#comments Career IT Management News Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:58:23 +0000 IDGNS staff 426552 at http://www.itworld.com Programmer proverbs share the wisdom that comes from coding http://www.itworld.com/application-management/426431/programmer-proverbs-share-wisdom-comes-coding A new GitHub repo is collecting the life lessons that one can learn from programming<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/application-management/426431/programmer-proverbs-share-wisdom-comes-coding" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/application-management/426431/programmer-proverbs-share-wisdom-comes-coding#comments Application Management Career Development Enterprise Software Internet Offbeat On-demand Software Open Source Software News A/B testing Antonin Januska API career coder coding computers cyberculture debugging developer Facebook Git GitHub Internet open source programmer Programmer’s Proverbs programming proverbs pull request software software development software programming technology testing Texas Thu, 10 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 426431 at http://www.itworld.com More evidence that Python is the best starter programming language http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/426272/more-evidence-python-best-starter-programming-language A new study finds that most top universities are now using Python to introduce students to programming<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/426272/more-evidence-python-best-starter-programming-language" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/426272/more-evidence-python-best-starter-programming-language#comments Career Cloud Computing Development Enterprise Software Internet Mobile & Wireless On-demand Software Open Source Software News ACM c c++ Caltech career Clojure CMU coder coding college Communications of the ACM computer science developer education Hacker News java Matlab MIT Philip Guo programmer programming language python Scheme Scratch software software development software programming technology U.S. News & World Report university University of Rochester Wed, 09 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 426272 at http://www.itworld.com Why you should invest in training your IT team http://www.itworld.com/it-management/425695/why-you-should-invest-training-your-it-team &quot;The only thing worse than training employees and losing them is to not train them and keep them.&quot; -- Zig Ziglar<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/425695/why-you-should-invest-training-your-it-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/425695/why-you-should-invest-training-your-it-team#comments Career IT Management News training Tue, 08 Jul 2014 20:05:23 +0000 IDGNS staff 425695 at http://www.itworld.com The soldier who got an Army medal for programming http://www.itworld.com/security/425154/soldier-who-got-army-medal-programming One veteran shares his tale of being recognized for using his coding skills to make his military unit more efficient<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/425154/soldier-who-got-army-medal-programming" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/425154/soldier-who-got-army-medal-programming#comments Career Development Government Operating Systems Security Software Windows News afghanistan Arizona State army Army Commendation Medal ASU Canada career coder coding college computers cyberculture database destroyer developer DOS education Grace Hopper Hacker News India Iraq medal Excel Microsoft Military Occupational Specialty MOS National Guard ODBC Oman Perl programmer programming software software development software programming SQL technology ULLS-G Unit Level Logistics System Ground United States Unites States Army university us army USS Hopper VBA visual basic Vivin Paliath West Germany Tue, 01 Jul 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 425154 at http://www.itworld.com Advice for college students seeking a tech career: Turn to internships http://www.itworld.com/career/424919/advice-college-students-seeking-tech-career-turn-internships When Katie Smith interned with Capital One, she expected to spend the summer fetching beverages for her manager -- instead, she started on a career path that led to a full-time IT job at the banking and financial services company.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/424919/advice-college-students-seeking-tech-career-turn-internships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/424919/advice-college-students-seeking-tech-career-turn-internships#comments Career IT Management News Fri, 27 Jun 2014 17:34:45 +0000 IDGNS staff 424919 at http://www.itworld.com Programmers make beautiful code with a piano http://www.itworld.com/virtualization/424424/programmers-make-beautiful-code-piano Some developers have turned to MIDI devices, for fun or relief, to write software <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/virtualization/424424/programmers-make-beautiful-code-piano" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/virtualization/424424/programmers-make-beautiful-code-piano#comments Career Development Enterprise Software Hardware Offbeat On-demand Software Open Source Personal Tech Software Virtualization News Apple Arduino C# coder coding computers cyberculture developer ELEKS GitHub Hello World IBM keyboard piano Microsoft midi Midicholorian Model M MS music open source programmer QWERTY Reddit repetitive strain injury RSI software software development software programming technology Visual Studio VS Yuriy Guts Wed, 25 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 424424 at http://www.itworld.com The best place to work in IT: Quicken Loans http://www.itworld.com/it-management/424181/no-1-large-place-work-it-quicken-loans A new in-house training program and strong corporate values help IT employees thrive in an atmosphere of accelerated growth.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/424181/no-1-large-place-work-it-quicken-loans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/424181/no-1-large-place-work-it-quicken-loans#comments Career IT Management News Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:38:49 +0000 IDGNS staff 424181 at http://www.itworld.com 8 tips for getting your IT career back on track http://www.itworld.com/it-management/423706/8-tips-getting-your-it-career-back-track You need to get your head in the game. Here&#039;s where to start.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/423706/8-tips-getting-your-it-career-back-track" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/423706/8-tips-getting-your-it-career-back-track#comments Career IT Management News Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:42:44 +0000 IDGNS staff 423706 at http://www.itworld.com How to use social media to recruit IT talent http://www.itworld.com/it-management/423698/how-use-social-media-recruit-it-talent Tweet, like, share and post your way to uncovering the best tech job candidates in the shortest time.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/423698/how-use-social-media-recruit-it-talent" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/423698/how-use-social-media-recruit-it-talent#comments Career Internet IT Management Networking On-demand Software Unified Communications News insider recruiting Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:11:01 +0000 IDGNS staff 423698 at http://www.itworld.com IT hiring rises where it counts http://www.itworld.com/career/423623/it-hiring-rises-where-it-counts Companies that use technology are bullish about the economy and, as a result, are hiring more IT staffers. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/423623/it-hiring-rises-where-it-counts" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/423623/it-hiring-rises-where-it-counts#comments Career IT Management News Thu, 19 Jun 2014 01:10:06 +0000 IDGNS staff 423623 at http://www.itworld.com "H4CKERS WANTED" report: NSA not having trouble filling cybersecurity jobs http://www.itworld.com/security/423534/h4ckers-wanted-report-nsa-not-having-trouble-filing-cybersecurity-jobs RAND report says in overall job market, hardest to hire are managers and geeky hackers who can find APTs.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/security/423534/h4ckers-wanted-report-nsa-not-having-trouble-filing-cybersecurity-jobs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/security/423534/h4ckers-wanted-report-nsa-not-having-trouble-filing-cybersecurity-jobs#comments Career IT Management Security News cybersecurity Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:18:27 +0000 IDGNS staff 423534 at http://www.itworld.com This IT worker had to train an H-1B replacement http://www.itworld.com/it-management/422500/it-worker-had-train-h-1b-replacement U.S. workers protested job losses to foreign workers by displaying American flags in their cubicles. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/422500/it-worker-had-train-h-1b-replacement" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/422500/it-worker-had-train-h-1b-replacement#comments Career IT Management News Wed, 11 Jun 2014 00:58:46 +0000 IDGNS staff 422500 at http://www.itworld.com To make the most money as a software engineer, move to Switzerland http://www.itworld.com/big-data/422341/make-most-money-software-engineer-move-switzerland New data reveals in which countries developers make the most money, and where they can most live like royalty<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/big-data/422341/make-most-money-software-engineer-move-switzerland" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/big-data/422341/make-most-money-software-engineer-move-switzerland#comments Big Data Career Cloud Computing Development Enterprise Software Internet Mobile & Wireless On-demand Software Open Source Software News Australia Bloomberg brazil Bulgaria Canada career China coder coding computers cyberculture data denmark developer Egypt engineering GDP Germany gross domestic product income India Internet Israel Kuwait Mexico Middle East New Zealand Norway oil Pakistan PayScale Philippines programmer Qatar research Scandinavia software software developer software engineer South Africa study Sweden Switzerland technology UAE Ukraine United Arab Emirates United States Tue, 10 Jun 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 422341 at http://www.itworld.com