Articles By Computerworld Staff

Career advice: Coping with someone who steals ideas

Career advice: Coping with someone who steals ideas

Name: Melvin EvansTitle: IT directorCompany: Hand Arendall, a Mobile, Ala., law firmEvans is this month's Premier 100 IT Leader, answering...

July 22nd, 2010 Computerworld Staff
EMC to buy data warehouse vendor Greenplum

EMC to buy data warehouse vendor Greenplum

EMC plans to acquire Greenplum for an undisclosed sum and form a new division around the privately held company's data...

July 6th, 2010 Computerworld Staff
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
Creative ways to fight the talent wars

Creative ways to fight the talent wars

In December, I found myself on the West Coast talking with senior leadership of a large (and well-known) media company....

April 5th, 2010 Computerworld Staff
Career advice: Large enterprise or small company?

Career advice: Large enterprise or small company?

After I graduated in 2007, I signed up with a big company that has a huge IT department. Everyone said...

February 24th, 2010 Computerworld Staff
Career watch: Taking aim at young mainframers

Career watch: Taking aim at young mainframers

Why do young people currently entering the enterprise workforce need a user group of their own? As a young female...

February 24th, 2010 Computerworld Staff
OPINION: Sometimes you have to leave a bad situation

OPINION: Sometimes you have to leave a bad situation

Scott Newman: Chair, Information Technologies DivisionOrganization: Oklahoma State University Institute of TechnologyMy boss has a fiery temper that seems to...

November 5th, 2009 Computerworld Staff
When not reporting to the CEO is a good thing

When not reporting to the CEO is a good thing

  Former Assistant Secretary of Education Diane Ravitch once said, "The person who knows how will always have a job....

September 10th, 2009 Computerworld Staff
Microsoft frees Linux drivers

Microsoft frees Linux drivers

Microsoft Corp.'s move to release three of its drivers to Linux, however technically modest it may be, could put pressure...

July 21st, 2009 Computerworld Staff
Sizing up security in Star Trek

Sizing up security in Star Trek

In my movie reviews, I will analyze the realism of the technology and scenarios depicted. I am frequently asked to...

May 10th, 2009 Computerworld Staff