Soft skills are sexy

Soft skills are sexy

If you think technical skill is all you need for a career in IT, think again. Expectations for IT employees...

June 18th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

IT Hero Awards – BC’s Gitga’at First Nation band together on smart meters

IT Hero Awards – BC’s Gitga’at First Nation band together on smart meters

The Gitga'at who've lived on the Northwest coast of British Columbia for thousands of years have always worshipped and nurtured...

June 16th, 2009

CIA goes open source for enterprise search

CIA goes open source for enterprise search

The company in charge of providing technology to the U.S. intelligence community has invested in an open-source firm to provide...

June 16th, 2009 Elizabeth Montalbano

5 ways to turn your company into the best IT workplace

5 ways to turn your company into the best IT workplace

Don't let the growing talent pool fool you. Though unemployment levels are at an all-time high, the war for talent...

June 14th, 2009 Adam Lawrence

Tech firms offering creative financing

Tech firms offering creative financing

IBM Corp. announced a $5 billion global finance initiative last month in an effort to jumpstart economic stimulus and infrastructure...

June 11th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

Vancouver becomes role model for open source in government

Vancouver becomes role model for open source in government

Open source activists are praising the Open Data, Open Standards and Open Source motion passed by the City of Vancouver...

June 7th, 2009 Jennifer Kavur

Departing eHealth Ontario boss gets hefty separation package

Departing eHealth Ontario boss gets hefty separation package

Despite a multimillion-dollar contracts scandal tagged to her name, Sarah Kramer, erstwhile president and CEO of eHealth Ontario is reportedly...

June 7th, 2009

Too much experience could be hurting your IT job search

Too much experience could be hurting your IT job search

IT professionals with more than five years experience on the job could have a more difficult time finding work during...

June 2nd, 2009 Denise Dubie

China’s Great Firewall blocks Twitter, other social sites

China’s Great Firewall blocks Twitter, other social sites

"Ah s**t, look's like Twitter has been GFWed in China :(," read the post by MissXu on Tech Crunch on...

June 1st, 2009