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Hashtag Trending – Google releases ‘Speed Update’; Amazon opens Ottawa fulfillment centre; Musk’s ‘impractical’ contribution to the Thai soccer team rescue

A new update incorporates loading speed into Google’s search rankings. Amazon's planning a new Ottawa fulfillment centre that it says...

July 11th, 2018 Eric Emin Wood


Canadian employers cautiously optimistic for 2017 despite nagging problems

Canadian employers are taking an optimistic view on business activities heading into 2017, but hiring issues as a result of a...

December 6th, 2016 Mandy Kovacs

‘AirBnB’ for IT talent expands to Ontario to address skills shortage

An online marketplace dedicated to finding technology-savvy people a job they love has launched in Canada in the Toronto, Waterloo...

November 6th, 2015 Gary Hilson

IT, labor, jobs

Quebec IT certification offers quick onboarding for tech-savvy immigrants

RAC Champlain College Saint-Lambert advertises the Attestation of Collegial Studies (AEC) in Information Technology Client Support (ITCS). The college system...

June 18th, 2015 Danny Bradbury

Mindfield Salesforce analytics

A Vancouver recruiting firm says developing the right analytics is Job One

Recruitment is a people-focused business, but as data matching technologies evolve, some recruitment companies are starting to manage the process...

December 18th, 2014 Danny Bradbury

Randstad Canada CIO

Randstad’s CIO looks online for increased value in staffing and hiring

Finding the right person for a job is difficult no matter what method you use, but Andrew Dillane can't afford...

June 6th, 2014 Shane Schick

Three opportunities for CIOs to prove business smarts

Three opportunities for CIOs to prove business smarts

When CIOs join a new organization, or their current company changes direction, they have an opportunity to establish themselves as...

November 11th, 2010 Diane Frank

After pay cuts, IT works seek payback in new jobs

After pay cuts, IT works seek payback in new jobs

It may be matter of debate whether the IT job market is improving.Certainly, for Eli Lilly and Co.'s IT workers...

July 22nd, 2010 Patrick Thibodeau

Open Text invests CD$225 million in R&D

Open Text invests CD$225 million in R&D

Enterprise content management ECM vendor Open Text Corp. is investing CD$225 million over five years in research and development (R&D) in three...

March 5th, 2010 Kathleen Lau