Articles By Tam Harbert

Attention IT: Your interns have something to teach you

Attention IT: Your interns have something to teach you

It's that time of year again. Legions of eager, fresh-faced interns have invaded IT departments across the country, hoping to...

June 7th, 2012 Tam Harbert
IT’s age problem

IT’s age problem

Age bias: Some consider it IT's dirty little secret, or even IT's big open secret.Most high-tech employers would likely deny...

November 24th, 2011 Tam Harbert
Age bias in IT: The truth behind the rumours

Age bias in IT: The truth behind the rumours

Age bias: Some consider it IT's dirty little secret, or even IT's big open secret. Most high-tech employers would likely...

September 6th, 2011 Tam Harbert
When trusted IT pros go bad

When trusted IT pros go bad

It's a CIO's worst nightmare: a call from the Business Software Alliance, saying that some of the software your company...

April 25th, 2011 Tam Harbert
How to foster teamwork among techies

How to foster teamwork among techies

Collaboration is all the rage among corporate executives these days, which means IT is busy providing systems that turn that...

December 21st, 2010 Tam Harbert
Collaboration, IT-style: How to do it right

Collaboration, IT-style: How to do it right

Collaboration is all the rage among corporate executives these days, which means IT is kept busy providing systems, tools and...

September 23rd, 2010 Tam Harbert
Dark secrets, ugly truths: When ethics and IT collide

Dark secrets, ugly truths: When ethics and IT collide

It still weighs heavily on Bryan's mind, what he found on that executive's computer, especially when he thinks of his...

December 13th, 2007 Tam Harbert
Needed: a code of ethics for IT security

Needed: a code of ethics for IT security

Some computing groups have developed, or are working to establish, ethics codes for IT. For example, the Canadian Information Processing...

November 30th, 2007 Tam Harbert