SAP lays off workers

SAP lays off workers

SAP laid off an undisclosed number of employees last week as part of its previously announced plan to trim 3,000...

March 15th, 2009 Chris Kanaracus

‘Drama and dance’ needed to improve BPO soft skills gap?

‘Drama and dance’ needed to improve BPO soft skills gap?

Could this have been inspired by Steve Wozniak's appearance in Dancing with the Stars? The academe sector in the Philippines...

March 15th, 2009 Tom S. Noda

Career advice: How to make amends with your boss

Career advice: How to make amends with your boss

Mark O'Gara, vice president of infrastructure management of Washington State University, is this month's Premier 100 IT Leader, for Computerworld's...

March 1st, 2009 Mark O Gara

More Dell layoffs, plant closures as net income drops 48 per cent

More Dell layoffs, plant closures as net income drops 48 per cent

Dell's net income dropped 48 per cent for the fourth quarter, the company said Thursday, as it also announced it...

February 26th, 2009 Agam Shah

Do laid-off workers become data thieves?

Do laid-off workers become data thieves?

When the depths of the economic crisis became clear last September, public relations firms started using it as an opportunity...

February 23rd, 2009 Bill Brenner

7 resume blunders that imperil your job search

7 resume blunders that imperil your job search

My eyes are blurry from reviewing over 40 r...

February 19th, 2009 Greg Schaffer

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

Overseas option for displaced IBM workers

Overseas option for displaced IBM workers

Some of the workers being let go by IBM in the U.S. and Canada have a chance to remain with...

February 16th, 2009 Patrick Thibodeau

IT Budget & Staffing survey shows bleak year ahead

IT Budget & Staffing survey shows bleak year ahead

The number of CIOs planning budget decreases continues to rise dramatically, according to 208 IT executives surveyed in January, 2009....

February 15th, 2009 Carolyn Johnson