Articles By Jim Lanzalotto

Tech sector job market remains upbeat despite slowing economy

The state of today's economy has triggered many economists, job experts and hiring managers to warn of layoffs and hiring contractions, and tech pros themselves have become skeptical about job security and future

Published on: September 19th, 2008 Jim Lanzalotto

How to forge ahead in a resurgent IT careers market

April's Bureau of Labor Statistics report on unemployment suggests that the lackluster economy may be on the upswing. Although jobs fell by 20,000 and the unemployment rate dipped to five per cent, those

Published on: May 28th, 2008 Jim Lanzalotto

Hiring managers’ Christmas wish list

The holidays are a great time for IT professionals to pick up consulting assignments that could lead to permanent positions. Retailers of all shapes and sizes are beefing up their IT infrastructures to

Published on: December 13th, 2007 Jim Lanzalotto

Get the job you want

Results from Computerworld's recent jobs survey and the Q3 results from the Yoh Index of Technology Wages are a must-read for anyone in the IT industry. The surveys show some common trends, in

Published on: November 13th, 2007 Jim Lanzalotto