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  • Don't call yourself 'unemployed'

    A career coach describes ways to deal with a transition between jobs. Hint: Don't call yourself 'unemployed.'

    Written by William Ellermeyer26 July 13 12:40
  • 13 tips for writing an effective cover letter

    Creating an effective IT cover letter can mean the difference between getting the job or your resume getting trashed. These tips from IT career coaches and insiders will make your cover letter stand out.

    Written by Rich Hein08 April 13 14:26
  • Career advice that will change your life

    These days, free advice can be found everywhere, from your various social networks to your favorite advice column. But truly valuable advice typically comes from your peers or people who've made it to a career or life position that you'd like to get to someday.

    Written by Mary Brandel12 Feb. 13 21:51
  • 4 LinkedIn Tips for Career Success in 2013

    Whether your New Year's resolution is to land that promotion, ask for a raise or find your dream job, here's how you can take charge and make it a reality.

    Written by Kristin Burnham11 Jan. 13 13:34
  • Future-proof your IT team

    Creating new roles, redefining existing ones and identifying skills gaps. CIOs explain how they keep ahead of the curve.

    Written by CIO Staff09 Sept. 11 09:47
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  • 6 Social Media Mistakes That Will Kill Your Career

    Just because you're not posting drunken selfies doesn't mean you've got this social networking thing down. There are a number of more subtle social media mistakes that could hurt your career. Here are six to avoid.

    Written by Sharon Florentine15 April 14 23:49
  • 4 LinkedIn Tips for Career Success in 2013

    Whether your New Year's resolution is to land that promotion, ask for a raise or find your dream job, here's how you can take charge and make it a reality.

    Written by Kristin Burnham10 Jan. 13 18:24
  • Take On Leadership Challenges For a CIO Role

    Ask Paul J. Capizzi about his career plans and he'll tell you, "I'm taking the stairs, not the elevator." It's an unlikely admission from the fast-talking New Yorker, who, at 36, has already risen to the number-two spot in IT at insurer SBLI USA.

    Written by Stephanie Overby07 May 10 06:06
  • IT Jobs: Data Center Hiring Turns a Corner

    Driven to austerity in an economy that only recently appears ready to expand again, companies will likely hire slightly more data center workers this year, according to experts.

    Written by Robert Lemos05 May 10 05:48
  • LinkedIn Tip: Premium Account Elevates Job Seekers

    LinkedIn announced this week a new paid account exclusively for job seekers called the Job Seeker Premium Account. The upgrade, LinkedIn says, is intended to help LinkedIn members stand out from the crowd, reach out to hiring decision makers and manage their job search more effectively.

    Written by Kristin Burnham21 April 10 05:02

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  • Advance your tech career in one simple step

    Following your passion blindly, developing skill sets, and growing your network may not necessary be the gateway to career success in the IT industry. Find out the 6 ways you can gain a competitive advantage in the technology labour market and a new model that can help you define a fulfilling career.