Julekha Dash

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Panel: Business intelligence apps save money, time

Business intelligence applications accessed via the Internet offer corporations more opportunities to use technology at a strategic level and move beyond traditional ways of doing business, according to an analyst roundtable on business intelligence trends at the Information Builders User Conference.

IT recruiters exploit layoffs

Corporate layoffs may signal a gloomy economic outlook for most folks, but the recent spate of downsizings has been a boon for IT managers in dire need of skilled technologists.

Consulting budgets squeezed during economic downturn

Scaled-back IT plans in response to a slowing economy have led some firms to slash their IT consulting budgets in an effort to rein in spending.

U.S. Labour Department unveils revised H-1B regulations

The U.S. Department of Labor last week offered expanded regulations that apply to the employment of skilled temporary foreign workers, or H-1B visa holders.

Job fairs lose their luster, say human resource managers

As organizations rely increasingly on the Internet to find job candidates, some attendees at the International Quality and Productivity Center's recruiting conference questioned: whether job fairs are still an effective hiring channel.

CA sells Sterling to Northrup Grumman for US$150-million

Los Angeles-based defense contractor Northrup Grumman Corp. announced yesterday that it has agreed to purchase Computer Associates...

IT leaders give online universities high marks

Harcourt General Inc.'s newly accredited online university has prompted questions from analysts about whether a Web-based school...

Companies turn to software for compensation help

Companies are increasingly offering stock options and other non-salary incentives to attract and retain skilled employees, but...

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