How to keep your tech career vibrant in today’s tough economy

The economy is in trouble…everywhere. Even outsourced providers are nervous. Already under stress, IT staffers see their jobs getting more and more difficult as they must do more with less, all while wondering

Published on: January 6th, 2009 Galen Gruman and Joaquim P. Menezes

Four fatal mistakes to avoid when crafting your resume

The U.S. Department of Labor recently reported an astonishingly high unemployment rate of 6.1 per cent. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, more than 1.5 million people filed for unemployment claims from

Published on: November 14th, 2008 Nimish Thakkar

Why you should always negotiate a job offer

You've just been offered your dream job with your dream employer, and the salary looks good, too. Should you just sign the employment contract-or is there more negotiating to do?According to new research

Published on: August 26th, 2008 Esther Schindler

Six ways to revitalize a dull job

You know the feeling: It was fun while it lasted. You used to look forward to coming to work every day, but now you drag yourself in. You gladly took on challenging technology

Published on: August 19th, 2008 Katherine Spencer Lee

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