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  • Hiring kit: Technical writer

    Tools & Templates · Dec 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    A good technical writer can help end users master the software and hardware they need to do their jobs, boosting productivity and ensuring adoption. However, a lack of easy-to-follow documentation can lead to frustration, poor morale, and inefficient usage. This hiring kit from TechRepublic Premium includes a job description, sample...

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  • 7 steps for onboarding remote employees

    Tools & Templates · Dec 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    IT departments already faced a bewildering array of responsibilities, and 2020 only added to the list. As the COVID-19 pandemic changes the way organizations operate, it’s important that technology staff roll with the transformations and adjust procedures to best accommodate needs and mission. Making changes to assist the hiring and...

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  • Pro tips: Red Hat based package manager

    Tools & Templates · Dec 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    For those who’ve worked with any Red Hat-based distribution over the years, you’re probably familiar with rpm and yum. The rpm tool makes it possible for you to install .rpm files from your local storage, whereas yum allows you to install packages from remote repositories. However, you might be surprised...

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  • Quick Glossary: Quantum computing

    Tools & Templates · Dec 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    The terms and concepts described in this Quick Glossary from TechRepublic Premium will help you understand the significance of quantum computing as a concept and provide insight into the future implications of this technology, both personally and as a business decision-maker. From the glossary: Introduction Throughout recorded history, technological innovation...

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  • Vendor management & selection policy

    Tools & Templates · Dec 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    The Vendor Management & Selection Policy from TechRepublic Premium describes the processes and procedures the organization’s employees and representatives must practice when issuing requests for and receiving product and service cost estimates, when awarding bids and when selecting consultants, suppliers, and vendors of goods and services. From the policy: Purpose...

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  • Checklist: Project management

    Tools & Templates · Dec 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Projects are typically complex, a fact particularly true when software, hardware and information technologies are involved. Hence the need for a thorough written plan complete with a budget and defined goals, milestones, and a carefully drafted schedule, among other elements. Much project management guidance emphasizes the importance of five specific...

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  • Severe weather and emergency policy

    Tools & Templates · Dec 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    This policy offers guidelines for responding to severe weather events and other emergencies. It covers the ramifications of closing the company, what steps to follow if the company is open but staff can’t get to work, how to notify staff of current developments, and how to pay personnel during these...

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  • Hiring Kit: Technical Recruiter

    Tools & Templates · Dec 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Finding and recruiting competent talent for a business enterprise is an essential part of human resource management. Overall success in a competitive business world is often a product of the quality of people hired to fulfill specific job roles. This need for quality people can be particularly intense for human...

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  • Hardware decommissioning policy

    Tools & Templates · Dec 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    When decommissioning hardware, standard and well-documented practices are critical. The steps outlined in this policy will guide your staff methodically through the process. Assets won’t be unnecessarily wasted or placed in the wrong hands, data stored on this hardware will be preserved as needed (or securely purged), and all ancillary...

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  • IT training policy

    Tools & Templates · Nov 2020 · Provided By TechRepublic Premium

    Successful IT departments are defined not only by the technology they deploy and manage, but by the skills and capabilities of their people. IT workers must stay up to date with the latest technology trends and evolutions, as well as soft skills, like project management, presentation and persuasion, and general...

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