IT is more specialized than ever. While having teams of experts is often a good thing, there is a major downside: Absenteeism can quickly derail a project.
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The holidays aren’t always very happy when you’re working in IT. In fact, according to a recent survey, they can be downright miserable.
When IT hiring accelerates, it can be good or bad news. On the one hand, companies are expanding their departments. On the other, you risk losing your best people to the competition.
When your department is the one that handles technology and the problems that come with it, not every exchange is going to be pleasant and civil.
Good help might be hard to find these days. But finding good candidates with the right skills can seem downright impossible.
Stress at work isn’t just a minor annoyance. If it isn’t kept in check, it can lead to employees checking out according to a recent survey.
Sometimes it takes some examples of truly awful employees to remind us that maybe we don’t actually have it so bad.
As we move into the fourth quarter of 2014, it’s getting to be about that time to look into the future and start planning for the next year’s priorities. Research firm Gartner is getting a bit of a jump on things by predicting what the biggest tech trends of 2015 will be.
Anyone who manages staff knows what a headache it can be when there’s turnover. It may be of little comfort when you’re scrambling to replace techs, but know this: You’re not alone.
Only the most stuck-in-their-ways companies don’t view cybersecurity as a real and alarming threat to their organizations. But a new survey shows the people in charge of that security are often not thought of as worthy of a leadership role.