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
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
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.
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
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
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
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
In this edition of Lessons from LinkedIn, CIO Canada asked the following question: What are the best questions for CIOs to ask when they're trying to hire business-savvy staff? What follows is an edited selection