IT Employment

Get the latest news on IT hiring trends and certifications, as well as resume and interviewing advice.

  • Downloads // Sep 2010

    10 ways to alienate your boss

    If you and your boss aren't getting along, it could be all your boss's fault. Unless it's partly yours.This download is also an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Jan 2010

    Five simple tips that will improve your writing a thousand percent

    Social media, texting, and rampant blogging may be dumbing down our writing skills. Here are a few ways to keep your writing professional and clear -- without sweating a bunch of picky grammar rules. This download is also available as an entry in our Five Tips blog.

    Provided By Jody Gilbert

  • Downloads // Dec 2009

    10 ways to use holiday parties to climb the career ladder

    You may not be looking forward to that office party, but you can make it work to your career advantage.This download is also available as an entry in our IT Leadership blog.

    Provided By John McKee

  • Downloads // Jan 2009

    10 things you can do to ensure career survival in 2009

    Protecting your job in this economic climate is a job in itself, but the effort can pay off. John McKee offers practical strategies for getting through tough times with your career intact.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By John McKee

  • Downloads // Apr 2009

    10 ways leaders can get crucial feedback

    If you're going to successfully lead your team members through these rocky times, you need to listen to their ideas and understand what they're dealing with-- and that requires a dedicated effort on your part. These strategies will help you keep your finger on the pulse of your IT group.This...

    Provided By John McKee

  • Downloads // Aug 2009

    10 great ideas from five great bosses

    Despite the tough economy, many companies are still enjoying great successes. Executive and leadership coach John McKee shares some ideas you can use to build a more successful organization.This download is also available as an entry in our IT Leadership blog.

    Provided By John McKee

  • Downloads // Sep 2009

    10 tips and tactics for dealing with conflict

    A little common sense and preemptive action can defuse conflicts before they get out of hand. These tips will help you manage and resolve touchy situations.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By John McKee

  • White Papers // Jan 2010

    Using Customer Service Software To Build Sales Skill

    The role of the traditional customer service center is changing. Increasing contact center costs (studies show that in some industries, call centers can account for as much as 20 to 30% of a company's entire operating budget), combined with never-ending demands to boost revenues and profitability, have lead companies to...

    Provided By CompareCRM.com

  • White Papers // Apr 2009

    Customer Services and Their Role for Industrial Small and Medium Companies

    The aim of this paper is to present the problems of customer services and their important role for small and medium companies from the theoretical view. Customer services are kind of services being provided by companies to their products. Customer services can be found in all economic spheres, such as...

    Provided By Brno University of Technology

  • White Papers // Oct 2010

    5 Key Intranet Portal Benefits for HR Executives

    A manager with even the keenest eye for hiring doesn't solve all of the company's problems at that early stage. Experience in personnel management shows that it isn't enough simply to hire the best - it is no less important to create an environment conducive to productive work. In a...

    Provided By Bitrix

  • Downloads // Jun 2010

    10 things about the iPad that don't suck

    Sometimes it takes more than a quick test drive to warm up to a new device. See why Deb Shinder has decided the iPad has a few things going for it after all.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Jul 2010

    The 10 biggest Office 2010 annoyances

    Even when you like a software package, certain aspects of it may bug you. Deb Shinder shares her list of the most vexing Office 2010 features.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Jul 2010

    10 tweaks to make Office 2010 work the way you want

    Office 2010 has a lot going for it -- including better customization options. Deb Shinder looks at some tricks for making the new version work the way you want it to.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Aug 2010

    10 ways to use social networking tools to promote your business

    Social networking sites provide unprecedented opportunities to get the word out about yourself and your business. Unfortunately, many people don't have a clue how to use these tools effectively. Deb Shinder offers 10 practical suggestions. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Jan 2011

    10 ways to become an IT superstar

    Becoming a sought-after industry expert requires dedication, planning, and hard work. Here are some things you can do to make it happen. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Feb 2011

    10 hot areas of expertise for IT specialists

    Success in the IT field is increasingly tied to specialization -- but what particular tech niches are most in demand? Deb Shinder runs through the IT specialties that top the list.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Deb Shinder

  • Downloads // Nov 2010

    The 10 greatest moments of Microsoft-Apple collaboration

    Microsoft versus Apple has long been the marquee rivalry of the technology industry, but the two companies also have a long history as frenemies. Here are their 10 greatest collaborations. This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Jason Hiner

  • White Papers // Nov 2010

    Leed-New Construction Project Management

    The LEED rating system has played a major role in catalyzing the green building movement and bringing it to the mainstream. The proof lies in the thousands of buildings that are registered to be certified, the growing number of members in the USGBC organization, the advancement in the products and...

    Provided By McGraw-Hill Professional

  • White Papers // May 2013

    Take Back Control of Your Active Directory Auditing

    Every organization needs to have management tools that allow them seamless control over all aspects of their Active Directory environment. Uptime is extremely important for every organization and every minute that Active Directory is not functioning properly could cause a financial loss. Administrators need tools that can provide them with...

    Provided By BeyondTrust

  • White Papers // Mar 2012

    Workforce Visibility

    Do you know as much about your employees as you know about your customers, products, or systems? Imagine the organizational transformation that could be possible if HR could provide real-time, actionable insight into the talent of your organization.

    Provided By Workday

  • White Papers // Dec 2010

    Virtualization in the Contact Center

    IT staffs have rapidly adopted server and desktop virtualization to reduce operating and infrastructure costs, improve agility and flexibility, and better support disaster recovery. They seek to extend those same benefits to the contact center, as architects look to reduce hardware footprints, improve the ability of the contact center to...

    Provided By Nemertes Research

  • White Papers // Jul 2009

    Starting A Recruiting Business - How To Start A Recruitment Agency

    Starting and operating a recruitment agency can turn out to be real business. However, there are some points that are needed to be thought upon before starting a recruiting business. This paper gives some tips on how to start a recruitment agency. If you are seriously thinking about how to...

    Provided By Buzzle.com

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Tire Repairer & Changer Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of tire repairer and changer. This tire repairer and changer cover letter shows the hiring manager the applicant's experience in repairing and changing faulty tires.

    Provided By Job Bank USA

  • Downloads // Oct 2010

    10 ways for road warriors to avoid snags and snafus

    From small aggravations to huge headaches, a lot can go wrong when you hit the road. Veteran globetrotter Brien Posey offers some advice that will help you stay productive when you travel.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Brien Posey

  • Tools & Templates // Jan 2009

    Sample Oil Well Directional Surveyor Cover Letter

    Use this template as a cover letter to apply for the post of oil well directional surveyor. The job seeker in this oil well directional surveyor cover letter makes it clear to the hiring manager that he is qualified to measure sonar, electrical, or radioactive characteristics of the earth formations...

    Provided By Job Bank USA

  • Downloads // Dec 2008

    10 New Year's resolutions for IT pros

    With 2009 about to roll in, this is a good time to look at ways of making your IT organization better. Specific resolutions will be unique to every environment, but these goals make sense for just about any IT group.This download is also available as an entry in our...

    Provided By Rick Vanover

  • Downloads // Nov 2009

    10 things you should know about bloggers and blogging

    If you're thinking about taking on a blogging gig, Rick Vanover has some pointers and a look at what you can expect.This download is also available as an entry in our 10 Things blog.

    Provided By Rick Vanover

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Layoffs: Maybe The Best Career Move Ever

    A layoff can be like a kick in the stomach that deflates your ego like a stuck balloon. One minute you're a valued member of the team, then your boss hands you "The letter" and you're suddenly unemployed, shocked, and more than a little angry. There's nothing wrong with you...

    Provided By HELIUM

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Telltale Signs Of An Impending Layoff

    Given the current volatility of the economy, many companies are struggling to stay afloat. Often when there is a severe economic downturn, executives must make the decision to layoff employees. Generally the information is held in strict confidence at the highest levels, leaving workers stunned when a layoff is publicly...

    Provided By HELIUM

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Surviving Law Firm Layoffs

    Most layoffs simply signal that the place where you reside does not have the clientele or the resources to sustain your profession at the level it should be sustained. It also makes plain that as a professional, you have the knowledge that someone, somewhere needs. This is the mindset you...

    Provided By HELIUM

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Is It Good Luck To Survive A Layoff?

    Holding onto your job as your company goes through a layoff has its pros and cons. On the one hand, it can signal that the company values you and wants to keep you as an asset or at least that you fill an important position within the company. Of course,...

    Provided By HELIUM

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Tips On How To Earn A Living In Times Of Global Layoffs

    Due to global economic crisis, layoffs are massive that leads to an increase in global unemployment rate. Hunger and crimes are starting to be experienced by most downturn countries. People must earn for their living in order to survive. But in times of global layoffs, there still chance for them...

    Provided By HELIUM

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Layoffs: What To Do When They Want You Back

    A layoff isn't always considered a permanent move and rarely has to do with job performance. There is no shame on the employee when the employer cuts back on staff. This is usually done by seniority or job title with little regard to individual ability. Because layoffs are often for...

    Provided By HELIUM

  • White Papers // Jun 2014

    Transform your email management ROI

    Mimecast commissioned Forrester Consulting to examine the total economic impact and potential return on investment (ROI) enterprises may realize by deploying its Unified Email Management solution.

    Provided By Mimecast

  • White Papers // Nov 2011

    Customer Interaction 2.0: Adopting Social Media as Customer Service Channel

    Since customers first share their problems with a social networking community before directly addressing a company, social networking sites such as Facebook, Twitter, MySpace or Foursquare will be the interface between customer and company. For this reason, it is assumed that social networks will evolve into a common communication channel...

    Provided By Academy Publisher

  • White Papers // Aug 2008

    How To Find Paid Public Speaking Jobs

    Increase your professional speaking success by creating a database of potential clients who may be hiring conference speakers in the future. Contact universities, colleges and professors. You can also try contacting your local speaker bureaus, non-profit organizations, corporations and even libraries. Remember that you can find the people who have...

    Provided By SearchWarp.com

  • White Papers // Aug 2013

    Enabling Flexible Working - Tomorrow's Workplace: enabling employees to be productive - on any device and in any location

    The workplace is no longer the office. Employees are working on any device and in any location and expecting the same corporate IT experience. Organisations that are not embracing a new way of working and communicating, risk not just impacting productivity but the ability to recruit and retain the next...

    Provided By Logicalis

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Questions For Job Interview

    The questions for job interview issue are one that costs many job seekers a great deal of thought and worry. These candidates want to ask an intelligent question during the job interview, one that displays their suitability for the job as well as the answers they give to the questions...

    Provided By Job Bank USA

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Secrets To Preparing For A Job Interview

    The goal of preparing for a job interview is to go into the interview with a clear idea of what the interviewer is looking for in a new hire, and to have plenty of convincing evidence that you are exactly that. Knowing what the interviewer is looking for requires a...

    Provided By Job Bank USA

  • White Papers // Jan 2009

    Internal Job Interview Secrets

    If you have an internal job interview scheduled, congratulations. That means that your hard work and success within the company is being noticed and that you are being given opportunities to move up within the organization. You can have the confidence that the employer really wants you to succeed in...

    Provided By Job Bank USA