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Trying to land a new job or angling for a promotion? Recruiters and hiring managers are always on the hunt for ideal candidates with just the right mix of tech savvy, experience and soft skills to give their organizations a competitive advantage. But all technology skills are not created equal. HiringSolved’s artificial intelligence software, RAI, aggregated data from over 10,000 public social profiles to determine which technology skills were most likely to result in a person’s being hired or promoted. Based on this data, HiringSolved reveals…Read More
Information Technology is a necessary consideration for businesses in the modern era, but with over 100,000 IT firms in the United States, organizations have many options to choose from. With so many different business types, with different budgets and goals, it’s impossible to lay out any single spending strategy that can work for every company. However, there’s a high-level mentality that can lead you to better IT decisions, no matter what the nature of your business is. There exists a spectrum, between seeing IT as an investment and seeing…Read More
Welcome back to CIO Career Coach, a video series I created with CIO.com and IDG.tv. This season, we’re discussing the skills that top CIOs are developing to be successful in the new era of IT. Last week we talked all about changing the culture in IT, or how to turn your team of order takers into order shapers. Today’s topic is “Bringing a Product Management Mindset to IT.” For the last 30 years, IT’s role has been to support or enable a company’s business strategy. As such, companies used software to automate processes, like payroll, finance…Read More
The acronym INTP refers to one of sixteen personality types used in the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, and one of the four types belonging to the Rationals temperament. The abbreviation INTP refers to the signature characteristics of this personality type: introversion, intuition, thinking, perceiving.What is an INTP like? INTPs are a rare breed, making up only about 2-5% of the population. This personality type is usually quiet and seemingly aloof, but that exterior often disguises a mind keen on innovation. INTPs experience the world through a prism…Read More
Symphony, the Google-backed chat tool touted as the “Bloomberg Killer” has the backing of the vast majority of investment banks – Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Citi, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, HSBC, Jefferies, JPMorgan, Morgan Stanley, Nomura and Wells Fargo have all invested – and it now has big asset managers like BlackRock and Citadel. While the secure cloud-based chat tool gets most of the headlines, there’s a sister, non-profit organisation called the Symphony Software Foundation, which promotes…Read More
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