ITworld Career http://www.itworld.com/taxonomy/term/125/all en The best (and worst) cities in the U.S. for tech workers http://www.itworld.com/consumerization-it/433776/best-and-worst-cities-us-tech-workers If you work in tech, this is where the jobs and best tech living are (and aren&#039;t)<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/consumerization-it/433776/best-and-worst-cities-us-tech-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/consumerization-it/433776/best-and-worst-cities-us-tech-workers#comments Career Consumerization of IT Personal Tech Tip career cities tech cities Tips work Fri, 29 Aug 2014 15:26:48 +0000 Melanie Pinola 433776 at http://www.itworld.com IT resume makeover: How to avoid buzzword burnout http://www.itworld.com/career/433637/it-resume-makeover-how-avoid-buzzword-burnout Christopher White&#039;s resume was crammed with buzzwords, jargon and what executive resume writer, social media and career strategist Donald Burns calls &quot;techno-gibberish.&quot;<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/433637/it-resume-makeover-how-avoid-buzzword-burnout" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/433637/it-resume-makeover-how-avoid-buzzword-burnout#comments Career IT Management News Thu, 28 Aug 2014 17:14:26 +0000 IDGNS staff 433637 at http://www.itworld.com Annoying cubicle behavior http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/162834/annoying-cubicle-behavior-433479 <!--paging_filter--><p>Similar to the passenger sitting in front of you on an airplane, there are annoying behaviors to endure around your own cube.</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/162834/annoying-cubicle-behavior-433479" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Career IT Management Virtualization Wed, 27 Aug 2014 19:15:00 +0000 kgerich 433479 at http://www.itworld.com These tech companies have the best culture http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433451/these-tech-companies-have-best-culture Technology companies make up almost half of the businesses ranked highest by their employees for culture and values in a new survey<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433451/these-tech-companies-have-best-culture" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/cloud-computing/433451/these-tech-companies-have-best-culture#comments Business Career Cloud Computing Internet IT Management News career Culture cyberculture Internet research survey technology Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 433451 at http://www.itworld.com CIOs: Expand your skills with M&A http://www.itworld.com/433393/cios-expand-your-skills-ma Few business situations are more fraught with equal measures of peril and promise than mergers and acquisitions. Billions of dollars change hands. Thousands of jobs are affected. Yet the majority of M&amp;amp;As never live up to the deal-makers&#039; giddy expectations.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/433393/cios-expand-your-skills-ma" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/433393/cios-expand-your-skills-ma#comments Career IT Management Opinion Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:05:44 +0000 IDGNS staff 433393 at http://www.itworld.com Listen, learn and lead: Key communication skills for IT pros http://www.itworld.com/career/433330/listen-learn-and-lead I had the pleasure of speaking with Tom Catalini about his new eBook “Talking Points: Communication Skills to Advance Your IT Career “. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/433330/listen-learn-and-lead" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/433330/listen-learn-and-lead#comments Career itcareers Tip career advice IT career advice IT jobs IT professional branding Wed, 27 Aug 2014 01:27:32 +0000 Eric Bloom 433330 at http://www.itworld.com Clojure developers are the happiest developers http://www.itworld.com/big-data/433057/clojure-developers-are-happiest-developers A new analysis of Reddit comments shows which language’s developers seem to be the happiest - and which are the most foul-mouthed<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/big-data/433057/clojure-developers-are-happiest-developers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/big-data/433057/clojure-developers-are-happiest-developers#comments Big Data Career Cloud Computing Development Open Source Software News career coder cursing data developer happiness jobs programmer programming research software development Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 Phil Johnson 433057 at http://www.itworld.com Tech industry job boom fuels IT recruiter shortage http://www.itworld.com/career/432803/tech-industry-job-boom-fuels-it-recruiter-shortage It&#039;s a good – no, make that great – time to become an IT recruiter.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/432803/tech-industry-job-boom-fuels-it-recruiter-shortage" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/432803/tech-industry-job-boom-fuels-it-recruiter-shortage#comments Career IT Management News Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:56:06 +0000 IDGNS staff 432803 at http://www.itworld.com When your boss overloads you, blame yourself http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432548/paul-glen-when-your-boss-overloads-you-blame-yourself It&#039;s part of your job to let your boss know honestly what you can and can&#039;t do. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432548/paul-glen-when-your-boss-overloads-you-blame-yourself" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432548/paul-glen-when-your-boss-overloads-you-blame-yourself#comments Career IT Management Opinion insider Thu, 21 Aug 2014 18:39:48 +0000 IDGNS staff 432548 at http://www.itworld.com Obama's options for tech immigration take shape http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432541/obamas-options-tech-immigration-take-shape Path is clear for approval of H-1B spouse rule, other changes may come too. <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432541/obamas-options-tech-immigration-take-shape" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432541/obamas-options-tech-immigration-take-shape#comments Career Government IT Management News H-1B visa Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:25:19 +0000 IDGNS staff 432541 at http://www.itworld.com Hot desking in paradise: 11 exotic coworking locations http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/162281/hot-desking-paradise-11-exotic-coworking-locations-432525 <!--paging_filter--><p>Coworking spaces are popping up all over the world, giving remote workers a chance to get their work done in some unusual places</p> <p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/slideshow/162281/hot-desking-paradise-11-exotic-coworking-locations-432525" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Career Cloud Computing Internet IT Management Mobile & Wireless Offbeat career coworking design Freelancing hot desking office space offices remote working startups telecommuting Thu, 21 Aug 2014 10:00:00 +0000 kgerich 432525 at http://www.itworld.com Linux Foundation to offer new certification for IT workers http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/432445/linux-foundation-offer-new-certification-it-workers Online test grants LFCS and LFCE certifications.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/432445/linux-foundation-offer-new-certification-it-workers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/operating-systems/432445/linux-foundation-offer-new-certification-it-workers#comments Career IT Management Open Source Operating Systems Software News certifications Linux Foundation Wed, 20 Aug 2014 15:02:08 +0000 IDGNS staff 432445 at http://www.itworld.com How to identify soft skills in IT job candidates http://www.itworld.com/career/432444/how-identify-soft-skills-it-job-candidates IT is out of the backroom and in the front office – so it&#039;s time to hire candidates who match that new reality.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/432444/how-identify-soft-skills-it-job-candidates" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/432444/how-identify-soft-skills-it-job-candidates#comments Career IT Management News Wed, 20 Aug 2014 17:11:32 +0000 IDGNS staff 432444 at http://www.itworld.com 4 paths to tech stardom http://www.itworld.com/career/432424/4-ways-become-techie-rock-star I’ve been bouncing from technology-to-technology and application-to-application for about ten years. As a result, I’m always a worker and never the leader. How do I pick the right technology and application area to stick with and become a real expert?<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/career/432424/4-ways-become-techie-rock-star" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/career/432424/4-ways-become-techie-rock-star#comments Career itcareers Tip career advice IT career advice IT professional branding IT professional growth Wed, 20 Aug 2014 12:42:25 +0000 Eric Bloom 432424 at http://www.itworld.com IT puts millennials to work - as mentors http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432385/it-puts-millennials-work-mentors Reverse mentoring helps senior tech execs brush up on social media, mobile skills.<p><a href="http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432385/it-puts-millennials-work-mentors" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.itworld.com/it-management/432385/it-puts-millennials-work-mentors#comments Career IT Management News Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:45:18 +0000 IDGNS staff 432385 at http://www.itworld.com