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Office Everywhere: Remote Work Going Forward
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Almost overnight, companies pivoted to remote work, but long-term viability requires an all-in commitment to digital transformation across technology and culture.
By Brooke Huling, VP, Dell Technologies , 6/4/2020
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Agile May Be Key for Companies Experiencing VUCA
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During this time of uncertainty, businesses are trying to adapt to the new normal. Hereís why the Agile philosophy is suitable for unforeseen business obstacles.
By Zak Meziane, Scrum Alliance Certified Agile Coach , 6/3/2020
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Data and Analytics Pros Navigate Job Market Changes
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Data scientists, machine learning specialists and other data and analytics pros are seeing a changes to the job market in the wake of the COVID-19 crisis. What will the lasting impacts be?
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 6/1/2020
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IT Careers: 10 Industries with Job Openings Right Now
Cynthia Harvey, Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek
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As the pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy, many IT workers have experienced layoffs and unpaid furloughs. But not all the news is grim if you know where to look.
By Cynthia Harvey Freelance Journalist, InformationWeek, 5/27/2020
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CIO to CEO: The Path to the Top
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Use these approaches to open the door to the rest of the C-suite and increase your influence.
By Colin Earl, CEO, Agiloft , 5/27/2020
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How to Optimize Productivity in Fragmented Workplaces
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With fast-changing markets, fragmented teams, and unprecedented business disruption, how can new work management approaches help leaders maintain productivity on the right work?
By Scott Lee, Office of the CTO at Workfront , 5/25/2020
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Smoothing Out the Edges for Remote Digital Worker Experience
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IT teams are facing a new normal with the shift to remote work. Here are some key steps they may not be considering (but should) to improve the digital experience.
By Jon Cairns, VP Solution Consulting, Nexthink , 5/22/2020
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Are You Firing the Wrong People?
Lisa Morgan, Freelance Writer
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Organizations are reducing their workforces to reduce costs, but they may be sacrificing long-term stability for short-term savings.
By Lisa Morgan Freelance Writer, 5/20/2020
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7 Tips on How to Build a Stronger Business/IT Partnership
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To create the organizational resilience necessary in this new normal, businesses need to stop thinking of IT teams as just expensive gatekeepers.
By Steve Wood, CPO, Boomi , 5/20/2020
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Helping Developers and Enterprises Answer the Skills Dilemma
Joao-Pierre S. Ruth, Senior Writer
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Understanding what developers want to upskill may be vital for retention and recruitment in an increasingly competitive search for top talent.
By Joao-Pierre S. Ruth Senior Writer, 5/19/2020
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Suddenly Remote: What the Open Source Community Can Teach Us
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Many individuals prefer to collaborate in person. But as a community that has operated remotely since its inception, the open source world can teach us a thing or two to ease the transition.
By Tim Mackey, Principal Security Strategy, Synopsys Cybersecurity Research Centre , 5/15/2020
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COVID-19 IT Layoffs and the Future of Work
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Layoffs hit technology jobs in April, too, as the COVID-19 shock wave whacked employment, and organizations may be accelerating their automation plans to protect workers and cut costs.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/13/2020
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How to Accelerate Your Career: 4 Tips for Women in IT
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The lack of women in IT leadership demonstrates the current need for deeper investment in the next generation of women in technology.
By Cynthia Overby, President & Co-Founder, Key Resources Inc. , 5/13/2020
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Evolving IT into a Remote Workforce
Mary E. Shacklett, Mary E. Shacklett
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Is it possible to transition most IT staff members into a remote workforce? How would this impact IT organizations, and what would be the challenges?
By Mary E. Shacklett Mary E. Shacklett, 5/12/2020
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How CIOs Can Grease the Wheels for Citizen Development
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Chief information officers who can successfully integrate citizen developers with IT will be able to accelerate digital transformation across their enterprise.
By Chris Bedi, CIO, ServiceNow , 5/6/2020
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Enterprises Plan for Return to Workplace
Jessica Davis,  Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps
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Businesses are considering what the new normal workplace will look like, including social distancing, plexiglass, PPE and, in some cases, contact tracing tools.
By Jessica Davis Senior Editor, Enterprise Apps, 5/5/2020
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Stay-at-Home Students Offered Lessons to Boost Cybersecurity
Robert Lemos, Contributing Writer
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Stuck at home with a primary- or secondary-school student? Organizations from professional training groups to national governments are teaming up to offer virtual cybersecurity training for teens -- in some cases, for free.
By Robert Lemos Contributing Writer, 5/4/2020
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Managing FOMO While Working Remotely
Pierre DeBois, Founder, Zimana
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Remote work and communication styles that arise with it will not disappear after the current pandemic concerns ease. Hereís how IT teams can play a vital role in managing this.
By Pierre DeBois Founder, Zimana, 5/1/2020
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Donít Forget the Human Side of Remote Working
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One of the biggest mistakes a leader can make is blindly following a prescriptive list of one-size-fits-all tips and solutions for remote work.
By Stan Vlasimsky, Managing VP, Pariveda Solutions , 5/1/2020
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Site Reliability Engineers: Living Under High Pressure
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Why the role of site reliability engineer is so stressful and what can be done about it.
By Nithyanand Mehta, Executive Vice President, Technical Services and GM, Catchpoint , 4/29/2020
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IT Leadership in Education: Getting Online School Right
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