ITworld Career http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/125/all en Intel encourages women to pursue cloud training http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/438867/intel-encourages-women-pursue-cloud-training Aiming to make cloud computing and DevOps training more accessible to women, Intel is sponsoring the IC3 Cloud Scholars program.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/438867/intel-encourages-women-pursue-cloud-training" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/438867/intel-encourages-women-pursue-cloud-training#comments Career Cloud Computing Internet Networking News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 02:20:36 +0000 IDGNS staff 438867 at http://www.itworld.com IT skills that are in demand, and those that will be http://www.itworld.com/it-management/438822/it-skills-are-demand-and-those-will-be IT professionals seeking certifications in the coming months may get their best return with cloud and security-related certifications. Agile-related training won&#039;t hurt, either.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/438822/it-skills-are-demand-and-those-will-be" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/438822/it-skills-are-demand-and-those-will-be#comments Career IT Management News Tue, 30 Sep 2014 01:00:42 +0000 IDGNS staff 438822 at http://www.itworld.com How companies can take advantage of the MOOC revolution http://www.itworld.com/internet/438195/how-companies-can-take-advantage-mooc-revolution The consumerization of employee training.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/internet/438195/how-companies-can-take-advantage-mooc-revolution" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/internet/438195/how-companies-can-take-advantage-mooc-revolution#comments Career Internet IT Management Opinion Mon, 29 Sep 2014 00:36:41 +0000 IDGNS staff 438195 at http://www.itworld.com Post recession, tech workers prefer working at midsize companies, survey finds http://www.itworld.com/career/438159/post-recession-tech-workers-prefer-working-midsize-companies-survey-finds Working for a startup may have lost its appeal to IT professionals who, after weathering the recent recession, are more interested in positions at medium-sized companies that offer a startup&#039;s innovative environment and a large company&#039;s stability.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/438159/post-recession-tech-workers-prefer-working-midsize-companies-survey-finds" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/438159/post-recession-tech-workers-prefer-working-midsize-companies-survey-finds#comments Career IT Management News Thu, 25 Sep 2014 18:16:13 +0000 IDGNS staff 438159 at http://www.itworld.com IT leaders aren't all coming from tech http://www.itworld.com/career/437961/it-leaders-arent-all-coming-tech Today&#039;s IT leadership looks a lot different than in years past. Many are climbing the ladder from marketing, sales and other departments. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/437961/it-leaders-arent-all-coming-tech" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/437961/it-leaders-arent-all-coming-tech#comments Business Career IT Management Feature Fri, 26 Sep 2014 01:27:09 +0000 IDGNS staff 437961 at http://www.itworld.com Lazy like a fox: 8 ways great programmers save time and energy http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/164617/lazy-fox-8-ways-great-programmers-save-time-and-energy-437940 <!--paging_filter--><p>The best developers share an important trait: laziness, which translates to a constant quest to find the most efficient ways to get the job done, in both the short and long terms</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/164617/lazy-fox-8-ways-great-programmers-save-time-and-energy-437940" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Career Development Software Thu, 25 Sep 2014 12:00:00 +0000 kgerich 437940 at http://www.itworld.com Can Keith Code? Middle-age writer tries to reclaim middle-school coding glory days http://www.itworld.com/development/437932/can-keith-code-middle-age-writer-tries-reclaim-middle-school-coding-glory-days Seeking to awaken the 8th grade programming wizard within, our intrepid reporter sets out to refresh the skills that had atrophied after discovering pursuits such as girls, college and beer (in no particular order).<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/development/437932/can-keith-code-middle-age-writer-tries-reclaim-middle-school-coding-glory-days" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/development/437932/can-keith-code-middle-age-writer-tries-reclaim-middle-school-coding-glory-days#comments Career Development Opinion I'll try it Wed, 24 Sep 2014 18:07:47 +0000 abennett 437932 at http://www.itworld.com Growing startup scene, employer loyalty lure tech talent to Midwest companies http://www.itworld.com/career/437864/growing-startup-scene-employer-loyalty-lure-tech-talent-midwest-companies When Abby Cohen and Andrew Brimer decided to locate their health IT startup, Sparo Labs, in St. Louis, neither one considered a Midwest location as a challenge to attracting top technology workers.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/437864/growing-startup-scene-employer-loyalty-lure-tech-talent-midwest-companies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/437864/growing-startup-scene-employer-loyalty-lure-tech-talent-midwest-companies#comments Career IT Management News Wed, 24 Sep 2014 12:05:12 +0000 IDGNS staff 437864 at http://www.itworld.com A closer look at CIO salaries, bonuses and perks http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437717/closer-look-cio-salaries-bonuses-and-perks Median pay among 26 IT leaders is $2.2 million, according to our analysis of CIO compensation.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437717/closer-look-cio-salaries-bonuses-and-perks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/437717/closer-look-cio-salaries-bonuses-and-perks#comments Career IT Management News insider Fri, 26 Sep 2014 01:33:38 +0000 IDGNS staff 437717 at http://www.itworld.com More proof that it’s Python’s world and we’re just living in it http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437661/more-proof-it-s-python-s-world-and-we-re-just-living-it New job listing data shows that demand for Python developers is up significantly<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437661/more-proof-it-s-python-s-world-and-we-re-just-living-it" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437661/more-proof-it-s-python-s-world-and-we-re-just-living-it#comments Big Data Business Career Development Enterprise Software On-demand Software Open Source Software News career computers cyberculture data Dice GitHub Internet jobs MS Gooroo open source programming programming language PYPL python RedMonk research software technology Tiobe Wed, 24 Sep 2014 10:15:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 437661 at http://www.itworld.com How to bill clients when your product is your time? http://www.itworld.com/business/437528/how-bill-clients-when-your-product-your-time When your time is your product it’s a subtle art to manage your hours. Your clients, especially those whose income is generated by a physical product or service, will have very different expectations of what is considered billable work. It’s important to be clear about the terms of your engagement upfront to avoid any potential problem later on but there is one caveat that is tough to avoid - the sales process.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/business/437528/how-bill-clients-when-your-product-your-time" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/business/437528/how-bill-clients-when-your-product-your-time#comments Business Business Intelligence Career Development IT Management Offbeat Small Business Question Business TAP Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 mombrea 437528 at http://www.itworld.com Finding the Right City to Live and Work Can Enhance Your Career http://www.itworld.com/career/437513/finding-right-city-live-and-work-can-enhance-your-career I had the pleasure of speaking with Fred Shilmover, the CEO of InsightSquared, an impressive cloud-based company based in Cambridge, MA specializing in cloud-based business analytics.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/437513/finding-right-city-live-and-work-can-enhance-your-career" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/437513/finding-right-city-live-and-work-can-enhance-your-career#comments Career itcareers Tip Boston Startups career advice IT advice IT career advice IT jobs Mon, 22 Sep 2014 20:42:44 +0000 Eric Bloom 437513 at http://www.itworld.com Why Python might just be all you need http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437476/why-python-might-just-be-all-you-need A new study finds that scripting languages have a performance edge in completing everyday tasks<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437476/why-python-might-just-be-all-you-need" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/big-data/437476/why-python-might-just-be-all-you-need#comments Big Data Career Development Enterprise Software On-demand Software Open Source Software News c C# data F# Go Haskell java programming programming languages python research Ruby software study Switzerland Tue, 23 Sep 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 437476 at http://www.itworld.com Using social media in your IT job search: The dos and don'ts http://www.itworld.com/career/437468/dos-and-donts-using-social-media-your-job-search Lots of IT professionals participate on discussion forums that pertain to specific slices of the technology field, from Hadoop to Android development. What they might not realize is that while there, they are also elevating their presence in the recruiting community.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/437468/dos-and-donts-using-social-media-your-job-search" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/437468/dos-and-donts-using-social-media-your-job-search#comments Career IT Management News insider Mon, 22 Sep 2014 15:41:24 +0000 IDGNS staff 437468 at http://www.itworld.com The ROI of online training: Upgrade your skills, earn higher pay http://www.itworld.com/it-management/436881/roi-online-training-upgrade-your-skills-earn-higher-pay <!--paging_filter--><p> This special report focuses on the ROI of online training, whether it's to learn a new skill, brush up on a new software version or obtain a professional certification.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/436881/roi-online-training-upgrade-your-skills-earn-higher-pay" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Business Intelligence Career IT Management Thu, 18 Sep 2014 17:47:24 +0000 436881 at http://www.itworld.com