Sharon Florentine

Senior Writer

Sharon Florentine is a senior writer for CIO.com, covering IT careers, women in technology and diversity and inclusion. Before she joined CIO in 2013, Sharon worked as a freelance writer and project manager for technology vendors and media companies such as UBM, Microsoft, Fujitsu and Juniper Networks. She has also written for ChannelPro SMB magazine, CRN and TheLadders.com, among others. Previously, Sharon worked as a staff writer for eWEEK and Channel Insider.

10 most in-demand tech skills

10 best cities for women in tech

10 best cities for women in tech

New data from financial services research and advisory firm SmartAsset shows which metro areas offer the best opportunities for women in technology

Despite political uncertainty, employers bullish on hiring

Despite political uncertainty, employers bullish on hiring

Survey results on hiring are the strongest second-quarter outlook reported by ManpowerGroup since 2009

6 soft skills employers should be looking for in tech talent

6 soft skills employers should be looking for in tech talent

LinkedIn's Jennifer Shappley shares how she sources for soft skills and what to look for in your own candidates

6 tips to avoid job search depression

6 tips to avoid job search depression

Searching for a new job is a tiring and depressing process. Here's how to avoid letting your job search drag you down.

How AI, machine learning will impact tech recruiting

How AI, machine learning will impact tech recruiting

You're already reaping the benefits of AI and machine learning when you watch TV, get a ride to the airport or shop for clothing -- here's how the technology can help you recruit hard-to-find IT talent

10 cities where IT pros aren't paid what they're worth

10 cities where IT pros aren't paid what they're worth

Though tech careers are lucrative, research from Paysa shows many organizations struggle to keep up with market rates for tech skills. Here are the 10 cities where tech talent is most likely to be underpaid.

More than a third of tech workers are underpaid

More than a third of tech workers are underpaid

New research from Paysa reveals that many tech workers are undercompensated. Here’s how you can address it

What the top 5 metro areas pay for hot IT jobs

What the top 5 metro areas pay for hot IT jobs

Live in or around one of the five largest metro areas in the United States? Here’s what you can expect to make in three of the hottest IT roles around

How pay transparency and equity help employers retain workers

How pay transparency and equity help employers retain workers

PayScale's 2017 Compensation Best Practices Report shows that to build more trusting relationships with their workforce, more organizations are emphasizing pay transparency and pay equity

How unfilled tech jobs impact the U.S. economy

How unfilled tech jobs impact the U.S. economy

How much are those open IT roles costing the economy and your company? The answer is probably a lot more that you think

Top 10 recruiting software platforms

Top 10 recruiting software platforms

Finding a good recruiting software platform shouldn't be guesswork. Here are the 10 best based on business software review site G2 Crowd's rankings for 2017

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