MaRS’ economic impact claims under fire from the Toronto Star

The Toronto Star says it has found some inconsistencies in MaRS Discovery District's claims about how it helps startups succeed. On Thursday, the Star ran a story by reporter Kenyon Wallace saying the

Published on: August 7th, 2014 Candice So

Nearly half of CMOs don’t feel they’re paid enough, survey says

Being a marketer isn't easy - not only do marketers have to create the right messages for the right audiences, targeting these audiences at the right time, but they also need to prove

Published on: July 28th, 2014 Candice So

Battle for talent pushing Canadian IT salaries higher

There's a war for IT talent being waged in Canada today, says Lara Dado, the regional vice-president for Robert Half International. The executive outlined the new compensation figures from the latestreport on IT

Published on: October 4th, 2012 Paolo Del Nibletto

How to keep up with industry salary levels

Edward Martin, deputy CIO of George Washington University is this month's Premier 100 IT Leader. He answers questions about pay equity, indispensable skills and how to become a CIO. Q - My company

Published on: June 8th, 2012 Computerworld Staff

Networking skills are tops in 2012 IT hiring growth spurt

The IT job market in 2012 shows some signs of improvement when it comes to hiring , but most companies still aren't expanding.Robert Half Technologies, a national recruiting firm that has been conducting

Published on: December 16th, 2011 Patrick Thibodeau

IT hiring will pick up again by year’s end, recruiters say

Information technology (IT) recruiters in Canada and the U.S. are cautiously optimistic that the end of the market decline is in sight, and by year end firms are going to start hiring again.

Published on: May 26th, 2009 Patrick Thibodeau and Joaquim P. Menezes

Moms get thanks from women in IT

Not just professional athletes and actors thank their mothers for helping them succeed. Women in IT also credit their moms for making them realize they could conquer any career -- even the male-dominated

Published on: May 12th, 2008 Denise Dubie

Web 2.0 skills that advance your career and where to get them.

"Web 2.0" is a phrase that's been around for a few years, but it still has some uncertainty around it. Is it just marketing hype, or does it represent a substantial change in

Published on: March 10th, 2008 Katherine Spencer Lee

IT pros with open source expertise earn higher salaries

In what may the country's first comprehensive survey of the open source industry, the Australian Open Source Industry Census has revealed IT professionals working with free software earn more than the national average.The

Published on: February 5th, 2008 Rodney Gedda

IT salaries edge up but gender gap widens

Salaries for IT pros only edged up in 2007 from 2006, and the gender gap widened to the point where women in IT are now making 12 per cent less on average than

Published on: January 30th, 2008 Denise Dubie

Where’s the money?

IT professionals will likely see a modest raise along with the prospect of a career path that doesn't necessarily force them to become senior managers, according to a survey released by Mercer Human

Published on: March 23rd, 2006 Shane Schick

IT auditors fatten up their bank accounts

Starting salaries for information technology professionals in Canada are expected to remain stable in 2006 with a projected increase of 1.7 per cent this year, according to a recent study by a technology

Published on: March 22nd, 2006 Sarah Lysecki