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14 nightmare clients -- and how to defang them

Here’s how to identify and neutralize beastly client behavior before it gets the best of your project

Google, Apple increase offer to $415 million to settle no-poaching case

Judge will decide at a March hearing whether to approve the settlement from tech giants Google, Apple, Intel, and Adobe

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How to improve employee retention

In the competitive world of IT, organizations that don't understand the cost of employee turnover will pay a steep price

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A survivor's guide to IT job searches

One tech pro navigates a maze of tests, interviews, and recruiters in search of gainful employment

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IT hiring ends 2014 on an upswing

The 7,900 IT jobs added in December were good news, even as questions persist about stagnant wages and low job participation rates

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4 ways for IT to connect better with customers

Top IT shops know having users and IT work together can benefit the business and give IT workers a leg up in their careers

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Should you hire a Chief Social Media Officer?

A strong social media presence is a necessary part of business' marketing, communications and customer relations strategy

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Why you should start your job search now

Job seeking in 2015? The time to get started is now as the first-quarter hiring process is picking up

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15 job titles getting big salary boosts in 2015

The average starting salary for new IT hires is expected to climb 5.7% in 2015. Here are 15 positions with the biggest raise potential

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10 lessons U.S. tech managers can learn from their counterparts in China

China’s tech star is rising rapidly. Global companies -- and their savvy IT leaders -- should keep a close eye on the country’s technological transformation

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16 of the hottest IT skills for 2015

Here are specific skills that will add the most value for your career advancement in the new year

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Bloopers, breakdowns, and bad jobs: The IT chronicles

Who says IT is boring? The last year of on-the-job stories from tech pros would indicate otherwise

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IT hiring continued its hot streak in November

IT hiring remains high amid the overall strengthening of the economy, raising new questions about the alleged shortages of IT workers

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Displaced IT workers are being silenced

The ongoing H-1B debate is one-sided because legal agreements -- and fear -- keep displaced workers from sharing what they know

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The best IT resume tips of 2014

This look back at the IT Resume Makeover series features some of the best resume advice from the past 12 months

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How to get the most out of your IT talent

Tech pros talk about how to cultivate creativity and focus talent on projects that increase the value of IT

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13 insider tips for acing your job interview

Esoteric puzzles, landmine questions, ‘cultural fit’ -- these 13 tips help you navigate the IT interview process with confidence

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8 feel-good tales of life in IT

A techie's life isn't all needy users, clueless execs, and balky machines. At times you can enjoy and give thanks for a job well done

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