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How to hire for personality and train for skills

Even in a tight IT labor market, finding talent with the right technology skillsets probably isn't your biggest challenge. What's much more difficult is finding talent with the right personality fit

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Learn data science and more with new and improved MOOCs

With recent enhancements, you can now get a truly useful education from Coursera and its ilk -- in data science, machine learning, and many other subjects

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Get real about user security training

Do you despair that users will never learn to avoid stupid security mistakes that compromise your organization? Maybe you're not spending enough time and effort on training

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Wanted: Greater diversity in tech -- but how?

Tech giants like Google and Intel are investing millions in new efforts to attract and retain women and minorities in their workforces

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5 ways your company can defuse a social media crisis

When an employee is caught in the crosshairs of a social media mishap, businesses need to tread carefully

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3 key focuses for a successful Windows admin career

Microsoft-centric IT pros can remain in the thick of the jobs action by digging deep into these three areas

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8 free online courses to grow your tech skills

The cost of learning just got cheaper with these eight free ways to grow your technology skill set

Good news: Computer science graduates will be ready for the cloud

More and more colleges and universities are preparing students for a world beyond on-premises IT systems

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Lazy training puts your company at risk

Few companies take training seriously, and as a result their employees are not as smart or productive as they should be

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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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Court OKs IT worker lawsuit over student visa work program

Federal judge refuses to dismiss suit challenging the OPT program, which President Obama is seeking to expand

OpenStack users: We need more experienced staff

Some companies are telling universities not to send them interns without OpenStack experience

Top 10 IT skills based on increases in demand

Here are the 10 fastest-growing categories based on number of mentions on Dice.com compared to a year ago

Software developer shortage transcends international boundaries

To solve the talent crunch, more technology education is needed at the grade school level

Oracle database certifications aren't 'permanent' anymore

The policy change only immediately reflects certifications for long-in-the-tooth versions of the database

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The human OS: Overdue for a social engineering patch

There is no way to plant a chip in employees to make them invulnerable to social engineering attacks, but training can make them much more difficult to 'hack'

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Computer engineering degrees pay off big time

Computer engineering graduates are some of the top paid workers in the country, according to new data analyzed by Brookings

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Danger, danger -- the robot arm has gained sentience!

The day's routine is livened up with a tape silo with a robotic arm, a tool to automate tasks, and a tech staff with a sense of humor

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