Articles By Katherine Spencer Lee

3 surefire steps to landing an interview

3 surefire steps to landing an interview

Even when the economy is thriving, landing interviews for IT positions can be daunting. Under today's challenging conditions, it may...

January 6th, 2009 Katherine Spencer Lee
Eight essential strategies for getting that promotion you want

Eight essential strategies for getting that promotion you want

Uncertain economic conditions have led many employers to focus on making the most of their existing IT staffs. Consequently, skilled...

October 21st, 2008 Katherine Spencer Lee
5 Ways to Make Your Company Gen Y-Friendly

5 Ways to Make Your Company Gen Y-Friendly

Facing a potential onslaught of baby boomer retirements and a smaller pool of Generation X employees to replace them, IT...

June 30th, 2008 Katherine Spencer Lee
Five skills that CIOs want

Five skills that CIOs want

It's a good market out there for IT job seekers, but that doesn't mean your technical abilities will automatically land...

January 14th, 2008 Katherine Spencer Lee
How wearing a ‘sales’ hat can help an IT career

How wearing a ‘sales’ hat can help an IT career

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEFRAMINGHAM - IT professional or salesperson -- what do you consider yourself? For most readers of Computerworld,...

April 9th, 2007 Katherine Spencer Lee
Help desk job can kick start IT career

Help desk job can kick start IT career

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEThose looking to break into the IT industry -- whether they are recent college graduates or entry-level...

February 21st, 2007 Katherine Spencer Lee
A few more tips for a successful career search

A few more tips for a successful career search

My previous column dealt with the lingering frustration felt by some IT professionals who, though highly skilled and experienced, are...

November 9th, 2006 Katherine Spencer Lee
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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Bureau of Labor Statistics reported a jump of more than 11 per cent in IT...

October 26th, 2006 Katherine Spencer Lee
Four IT job search traps…and how to avoid them

Four IT job search traps…and how to avoid them

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLESome IT professionals feel a lingering frustration because - though highly skilled and experienced - they can't...

October 14th, 2006 Katherine Spencer Lee
These hot IT skills will get you the job you crave

These hot IT skills will get you the job you crave

The U.S. Department of Labor's Bureau of Labor Statistics reported a jump of more than 11 percent in IT employment...

July 24th, 2006 Katherine Spencer Lee