A CIO’s take: Good consultants, bad consultants

A CIO’s take: Good consultants, bad consultants

In 1998 when I became CIO of CareGroup, there were numerous consultants serving in operational roles both there and at...

January 17th, 2011 John D. Halamka

Recovery train could leave IT jobs behind

Recovery train could leave IT jobs behind

Once IT spending begins again , companies in need of tech workers will likely turn first to consultants and outsourcing...

October 1st, 2009 Patrick Thibodeau

Becoming an IT consultant: Do’s, don’ts, disasters to avoid

Becoming an IT consultant: Do’s, don’ts, disasters to avoid

As companies continue to cut costs, consolidate staffs and eviscerate executive salaries, more and more senior-level IT professionals are eyeing...

February 18th, 2009 Julia King

Montreal event pits developers against time

Montreal event pits developers against time

Developers hungering for a challenge can head to Montreal next month to Blitzweekend, a 48-hour challenge that asks developers to...

February 13th, 2008 Briony Smith

Job-hunting (and hiring) made easy

Job-hunting (and hiring) made easy

Armed with results from Computerworld US's recent jobs survey and the Q3 results from the Yoh Index of Technology Wages,...

November 19th, 2007 Jim Lanzalotto

Canadians taking baby steps in bridging IT, business gap

Canadians taking baby steps in bridging IT, business gap

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEWhen it comes to IT maturity in the enterprise, Canada is generally in its infancy. This according...

April 12th, 2007 Mari-Len De Guzman

Internet consulting firms promise profits for the non-Net savvy

Internet consulting firms promise profits for the non-Net savvy

COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLEA range of Internet consulting franchisors have sprung up promising to make "Internet business experts" out of...

January 9th, 2007

Siemens squirms in slush fund scam

Siemens squirms in slush fund scam

Siemens is squirming on the hook of the investigations into bribery, embezzlement and tax evasion. It has lowered its expected...

December 14th, 2006 Chris Mellor

Consultant’s competency questioned over city project

Consultant’s competency questioned over city project

A computer consultant who billed Philadelphia's government morethan US$1.4 million (C$1.6) for her work on the Project Ocean waterbilling system...

August 13th, 2006 Matt Hamblen