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8 project management skills in high demand

By 2020, reports estimate that there will 700,000 new project management jobs in the United States. Do you have what employers will be looking for?

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How to become a trailblazer at your new job

You don't have to keep your head down at your first job. In fact, you should do the opposite. Here's how to become a trailblazer starting on Day 1.

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Download Computerworld's IT Salary Survey 2016 results

Our free special report shows current salaries for dozens of tech titles, plus details about IT pros' top concerns, the state of the job market and the hottest skills today.

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IT resume makeover: Turn your resume into a story

Your resume only gets 6 seconds to make a great impression

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The rise of the citizen data scientist

Empowering businesspeople to perform their own analyses can free up highly trained data scientists to focus on the things that require their expertise.

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Project managers, tech sales pros are in high demand

After engineers, IT companies are struggling to keep up with demand for two other hard-to-fill roles: technical salespeople and IT project managers.

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44% off How Google Works Hardcover Book - Deal Alert

Written by Google Executive Chairman/ex-CEO Eric Schmidt and former SVP of Products Jonathan Rosenberg, this book covers corporate culture, strategy, talent, decision-making, communication, innovation, and dealing with disruption --...

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The future looks bright for IT workers

Business are starting to invest more in IT, and that means they're also investing in IT workers. A study from Brilliant found that Q4 hiring for IT has remained steady, as businesses search for qualified tech workers.

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Efficiency hacks for IT: 6 tips for getting things done

Modern tech leaders wear many hats -- too many, sometimes. Here are six expert tips from seasoned IT pros on how to re-architect your day for maximum impact with minimal stress.


Being a change agent for digital transformation

In the technology world, the only constant is change. Digital transformation and disruption are all around in the shape of new technologies or in the way we get things done. It can be a real struggle for businesses to keep pace....

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Career roadmap: How a mobile developer found his calling

Chris Turner is now a successful mobile developer for a home automation and application development company. But his career path took some unexpected turns along the way.

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10 technology boot camps to kick-start your career

Course Report offers a database of in-person and Web-based boot camps for technology professionals. Here are the top 10 online boot camps.

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At the office, diversity works, but shorter workweeks may not

Achieving a diversified staff in a tech firm can't be done casually, and offering prospective employees a shorter workweek may or may not entice them to sign up.

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CSO50 2016 winners announced

The CSO50 recognizes 50 security projects, taken on by 45 organizations, that demonstrate outstanding thought leadership and business value. These are their stories.

20 hot IT skills that will get you a raise

20 hot IT skills that will get you a raise

IT professionals are well-compensated, but 2016 looks will bring even higher pay for some tech workers. If you're looking to boost your paycheck, consider adding one or more of these 20 skills to your resume.

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The 8 most stressful jobs in tech

Everyone's job can be stressful at times, but some jobs are more stressful than others. CareerCast polled readers to find the most stressful jobs in the tech industry.

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Why your network admins are nervous

Network pros know that SDN promises to rock their world. But those who prepare for the change will find new opportunities. Here’s how to help your staffers keep their skills ahead of the curve.

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Looking to land 2016's 'hottest job'? Here's what you need to be a data scientist

Now that "data scientist" has been named this year's hottest job, it's only natural to wonder if you've got what it takes to fill it.

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