How to nail the technical job interview

Interviewing for a job is a stressful experience for just about anyone who's not being aggressively recruited, and thus fairly certain about getting an offer.   Technology professionals are no different. No matter

Published on: April 19th, 2012 chris nerney

Techies work harder as benefits go bust

"Richard," a 40-year-old IT architect, felt like his career path had reached its end at the financial services company where he'd worked for seven years. In a shaky economy, he was grateful to

Published on: April 12th, 2012 Stacy Collett

Study: Pay for IT pros with mobile, cloud, UI skills to rise

IT workers who have experience with five popular technologies may see significant salary increases this year, according to a study from IT staffing firm Bluewolf. Companies may boost wages from 2011 levels for

Published on: March 8th, 2012 Fred O Connor

Canadian IT hiring study suggests career paths unclear

Canadian organizations may be planning to hiring more IT professionals in 2012, but they’re worried about how to develop their role over the long term, based on the results of a survey released

Published on: January 26th, 2012 Shane Schick

Career Watch: A CIO’s hiring criteria

What qualities do you look for when hiring for your team? The ability to work with others is a key requirement in today's team-oriented environment. Another is the ability to look at IT

Published on: January 12th, 2012 Jamie Eckle

Career advice: Managers shouldn’t get buried in details

We've gone through some devastating rounds of layoffs , and I've been doffing my manager's hat more and more to get hands-on with the technology -- just because there's no one else to

Published on: January 5th, 2012 Computerworld Staff

IT pros lament: Low pay, no perks

Non-competitive pay is the main reason for high turnover rates among IT pros in their 20s and early 30s. That's the consensus from dozens of comments posted on Network World's Web site in

Published on: January 5th, 2012 Carolyn Duffy Marsan

Upcoming tech jobs — and how to land one

Forecasts for IT hiring are almost universally predicting that project managers and business analysts will be in demand in 2012, but what about cloud transformation officers? With big data, mobile computing, social media,

Published on: January 5th, 2012 Mary K. Pratt

What recession? I’m a .Net developer

With the end of the year almost in sight, Computerworld asked IT recruitment experts what they thought of the year that has been, and what they think the IT jobs space will be

Published on: December 15th, 2011 sim ahmed