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Employees Say Work Tech Tools Aren't Smart Enough

A significant number of employees around the world think the technology tools provided by their employer aren't smart enough, according to a recent survey from Dell and Intel. The resulting "2016 Future Workforce Study" reveals that many workers prefer the technology at their home to the ones they have on the job. Many of the survey respondents said IT-related issues create the biggest... Read More >


Work Discussions Heat Up Over Presidential Race

With the current presidential election season intensifying by the day, it's difficult to avoid heated political conversations—whether face to face or on social media. Even the workplace isn't immune from campaign-charged exchanges, according to a recent survey from CareerBuilder. The report states that a significant number of managers and staff have argued with colleagues about this... Read More >


Most IT Pros Get Modest Salary Increases in 2016

On average, IT salaries have increased only slightly this year, according to a recent release of survey and government-data-focused research from Janco. The resulting "2016 Mid-Year IT Salary Survey" also reveals that IT executives at both large and midsize enterprises received significantly higher percentage increases than their middle managers and IT staffers. In fact, these executives are the... Read More >


Is Ransomware Becoming an Epidemic?

News reports about growing waves of ransomware and organizations that have been infected by it are chilling. Over the last few years, companies—staring down the barrel of encrypted and inaccessible files, and an inability to conduct normal business—have been coerced into coughing up multimillion dollar sums in order to regain control of critical data. A new report from security firm... Read More >


The Top 10 Tech Company CEOs

What makes a great tech company CEO? They must have leadership qualities and vision, of course. Then, there's the ability to pump up employees' spirits—whether during a major presentation in an auditorium, a small gathering in a conference room or an impromptu exchange in the hallway—so they feel compelled to give their very best every day. In addition, they should be eager to engage... Read More >


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