Tech Supports the Growth of the Freelance Economy

Posted : 12-21-2016

The freelance economy continued to grow this year, fueled, in part, by technology, said a new study commissioned by the freelance website Upwork and the Freelancers Union. Conducted by Edelman Intelligence, the survey, "Freelancing in... Read More »

How to Manage Office Gift-Giving Thoughtfully

Posted : 12-12-2016

The holiday season can lead to some awkward moments in the office, especially if management lets gift-giving get out of control. Without specific guidelines that are provided well ahead of time, you run the risk of having some employees buy presents for everybody (including you), while others buy nothing at all. Or your... Read More »

Employees' Holiday Shopping Causes IT Headaches

Posted : 12-08-2016

It's the time of year when CIOs and their IT teams are bracing for potential network, systems or device issues, thanks to the number of employees who do their holiday shopping online when they're on the job, according to a recent Read More »

What CIOs Must Do to Retain Skilled IT Employees

Posted : 12-07-2016

The majority of CIOs surveyed said they are concerned about retaining current IT staff over the next 12 months, according to a recent survey from Robert Half Technology. Many of these executives said their... Read More »

Managers Hear Outlandish Excuses for Missing Work

Posted : 11-23-2016

As an IT leader, you certainly don't want your tech employees coming to work when they're sick. Sure, it may seem noble to soldier on while suffering from high fevers, congestion, coughs or an assortment of other maladies, but that can create more problems than it's worth—especially if one employee infects many... Read More »