How to hire an all-star

How to hire All-Stars and win in any business

You have great ideas, corporate funding, organizational alignment and the desire to propel your business forward at light speed, but do...

June 8th, 2015 Humza Teherany

Technical writing and blogging

How writing has benefited me as an IT professional

On celebrating my third month of blogging, I would like to share with you what beginning to write has done...

May 19th, 2015 Tamer Marzouk

Howard Solomon, journatisltm technology

How Howard Solomon changed the Canadian IT industry

Most of the thousands of Canadian IT people who have been reading and enjoying Howard Solomon’s stories for the last...

December 5th, 2014 Shane Schick


Why more CIOs are going for COO post

As companies become increasingly reliant on technology to support its operations, many chief information officers (CIOs) are feeling straightjacketed by...

March 18th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano


What does IT professional really mean?

IT professional. Nice title but what does it really mean?  A professional, according to Merriam-Webster, “relating to a job that...

November 4th, 2013 Ken Metcalfe

Career advice: Explain the gap in your resume

Career advice: Explain the gap in your resume

I had to leave my job as a network administrator for health reasons. I'm fine now but I am having...

April 14th, 2010 Computerworld Staff

Nobody’s perfect, but you can still ace the interview

Nobody’s perfect, but you can still ace the interview

Somebody may be perfect for the job, but chances are it's not you. Don't despair. Hiring managers know that finding...

September 24th, 2007 Mary K Pratt

Open ear policy

Open ear policy

While the offshore outsourcing of IT work may dominate the news this year, savvy CIOs know that the success of...

August 4th, 2004 Fred Mapp

Keeping your star performers

Keeping your star performers

"When people are able to mold their jobs to fit them a little bit better, they stay."Why does a star...

April 20th, 2000 Kathleen Melymuka