What Next-Generation Workers Want at Work

The majority of young employees today feel “very” or “extremely” prepared to work effectively within a team–and most of them aspire to emerge as future leaders at work, according to survey from Future Workplace and Randstad US. A number of the findings–which focus upon... Read More »

How Millennials Impact Workplace Communication

As Millennials continue to grow their influence in the working world, expect many positive changes to worker communication and the traditional office.

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Six Emerging IT Jobs for the Digital Revolution

Many jobs of today won't exist five years from now, experts say. They'll be replaced by new ones that will help organizations advance and stay competitive amid fast-changing technology and business shifts. CIOs, of course, will take a lead role in shaping these positions. As companies proceed with these efforts, they should carefully consider this list of six emerging IT jobs, as adapted... Read More »

Will Millennials Cause the End of Email?

As electronic communications have gradually gained preference over voice communications, many employees have begun to feel overwhelmed with the volume of email, leading them to seek alternatives. The average office worker sends or receives 123 emails a day, Read More »

Do IT Workers Lie About Tech Certifications?

A surprising minority of CIOs and other IT leaders actually check to see if their staffers' claims of tech certifications earned are actually true, Read More »

How IT Tools Can Avoid BYOD Overpayments

With bring-your-own-device (BYOD) adoption expected to increase significantly over the next six to 12 months, organizations are struggling to accurately distinguish between their employees' personal usage expenses on their devices and business-related costs, according to a recent survey from Syntonic. The resulting report reveals... Read More »

How Tech Teams Help Overworked Employees

Most employees feel overworked or overstressed, to the point where a notable share have had to take a leave of absence to get away from these constant pressures, according to a recent survey from Staples Business Advantage. The resulting report, titled "Workplace Index 2016: The Guide to Keeping... Read More »

How Outdated Tech Wastes Billions of Dollars

Unwieldy technology in the workplace hinders productivity and results in hidden, large financial losses for U.S. businesses, according to a recent survey. Why? Technology does not fit an organization's needs, and mundane tasks that could be automated, such as password reset requests, new employee onboarding, contract review and approval, could be automated. "The findings clearly show that... Read More »

Ten Tips for Recruiting IT Talent

The IT industry, like so many others, has seen its share of ups and downs. After weathering numerous bubbles and one Great Recession, however, things have been on the upswing. The IT industry is hiring more and CIOs are finding that they have the budgets to add staff. It's a good thing for IT professionals and an even better thing for companies that want to extend the overall success of... Read More »

How Better Planning From IT Can Prevent Problems

The majority of IT managers' departments are operating in a chaotic state when it comes to IT service delivery, according to a recent survey from TeamQuest and Kelton. The resulting "Read More »

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