Looking for help? MVPs are the answer

There are independent experts who collectively volunteer tens of thousands of hours each year supporting consumer electronics, smart devices, gaming, enterprise technologies and solutions, solutions for small and medium-sized businesses/organizations. They are MVPs

Published on: September 9th, 2013 Stephen Ibaraki

Waterloo women in IT project gets government funding

The Government of Canada is providing $300,000 to fund a program aimed at providing jobs for more women in the technology sector in the Waterloo-Kitchener region of Ontario. Communitech Corp., an organization built

Published on: September 5th, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

New Brunswick defends payroll rebate for Salesforce

The New Brunswick government defended its providing payroll rebate to Salesforce.com Inc. even as the California-based cloud computing company announced it was cutting a third of its workforce in the province. The provincial

Published on: September 3rd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Offshoring to sweep away 1.5 M IT jobs: Report

About 1.5 million information technology jobs will be lost by 2017 due to offshoring, technology development and slow business growth, according to a report by United States-based global strategic consulting firm, The Hackett Group.

Published on: September 3rd, 2013 Nestor E. Arellano

Interview: Mobile app developer hiring

This week on RADIO IT World Canada, Lara Dodo, regional vice president at Robert Half Technology explains why finding the right skills to build and maintain your mobile app is crucial and why

Published on: February 27th, 2012 jd speedy

Career Watch: IT workers are upbeat about the future

What qualities have you sought in recent hires? Recently, we have been hiring motivated, self-aware individuals who are dedicated to the mission and goals of the organization. Our recent hires are motivated by

Published on: December 7th, 2011 Jamie Eckle

IT hiring in New Zealand remains strong

Hiring intentions in the ICT sector for the October-December quarter are up 2.7 percentage points on the same quarter last year, according to Hudson's latest employment expectations survey.And compared to October-December 2009, employer

Published on: October 20th, 2011 David Watson

U.S. tech works with ‘pent-up animosity’ plan to bolt

Many technology professionals -- stressed-out over pay freezes and heavy workloads -- are thinking about jumping to other companies as the economy improves, according to the latest IT Employee Confidence Index.Polling firm Harris

Published on: August 26th, 2010 Patrick Thibodeau

Are you missing hiring the best people?

If you haven’t recently, try spending a few minutes reading a few postings on one of the job web sites (CareerBuilder, Monster, Workopolis, etc). The typical full-time job posting details the job’s functions and

Published on: June 28th, 2010 george gorsline