Rackspace to lay off 10% of workforce
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cloud computing

Rackspace to lay off 10% of workforce

The company says it will refocus its efforts on “expanding its internal training programme to further develop expertise in cloud services”
26 Jul 2021
IT Pro Panel: Why IT leaders need soft skills
IT Pro Panel: Why IT leaders need soft skills
professional development

IT Pro Panel: Why IT leaders need soft skills

Technical skills are all well and good, but human-centric skills are the real differentiators
26 Jul 2021
Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm
Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm
Network & Internet

Podcast transcript: The teenager who started a networking firm

Read the full transcript for this episode of the IT Pro Podcast
23 Jul 2021
The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm
The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm
Network & Internet

The IT Pro Podcast: The teenager who started a networking firm

We speak to a young entrepreneur who decided to go it alone
23 Jul 2021
Six ways boards can step up support for cyber security
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Business strategy

Six ways boards can step up support for cyber security

Security is an enterprise-wide risk management concern, not merely an IT issue
22 Jul 2021
How to spot a failing digital transformation project
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digital transformation

How to spot a failing digital transformation project

For large-scale projects, figuring out what's working and what isn't can be a daunting task
22 Jul 2021
One third of cyber security pros report experiencing workplace harassment
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Careers & training

One third of cyber security pros report experiencing workplace harassment

Respect in Security has called on companies to make it easier and safer for employees to report harassment
22 Jul 2021
Apple reportedly delays return to the office amid rising COVID cases
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Careers & training

Apple reportedly delays return to the office amid rising COVID cases

This comes after the tech giant told employees it wanted them to work from the office for three days a week starting September
20 Jul 2021
Google Cloud parts ways with developer relations VP following antisemitism row
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Careers & training

Google Cloud parts ways with developer relations VP following antisemitism row

Amr Awadallah had confessed to having "hated the Jewish people" in a LinkedIn post
16 Jul 2021
Employees behaving badly?
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Whitepaper

Employees behaving badly?

Why awareness training matters
15 Jul 2021
US senate confirms former NSA official as CISA head
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Security

US senate confirms former NSA official as CISA head

Jen Easterly will lead the agency as its first official director since November 2020
13 Jul 2021
83% of developers suffer from burnout
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software development

83% of developers suffer from burnout

High workloads and inefficient processes contribute to coder exhaustion
12 Jul 2021
Microsoft employees to receive $1,500 bonuses after "challenging year"
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Careers & training

Microsoft employees to receive $1,500 bonuses after "challenging year"

Employees at Microsoft subsidiaries LinkedIn, GitHub, and ZeniMax will not be eligible
9 Jul 2021
What is a business intelligence analyst?
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Careers & training

What is a business intelligence analyst?

Find out how to become a business intelligence analyst, what the job involves, and what salary you can expect
9 Jul 2021
Humanities versus STEM: The forced dichotomy where no one wins
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Careers & training

Humanities versus STEM: The forced dichotomy where no one wins

Can philosophy and literature ever have a place in the tech sector?
8 Jul 2021
TikTok moves into recruitment with 'video resumes'
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Careers & training

TikTok moves into recruitment with 'video resumes'

Research shows that 18-29-year-olds in the US are more likely to have an active TikTok profile than a LinkedIn account
8 Jul 2021
Why you should prioritise employee experience
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Business strategy

Why you should prioritise employee experience

How your employees perceive your organisation is key to business success
7 Jul 2021
Singapore to add 20,000 digital jobs
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Careers & training

Singapore to add 20,000 digital jobs

A government minister made the pledge at an event, highlighting that investments in the country could lead to more digital roles
7 Jul 2021
Lack of over 50s in tech points to need for urgent reskilling
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Careers & training

Lack of over 50s in tech points to need for urgent reskilling

Only 22% of those working in IT are over 50 years old, versus 31% of the wider workforce
7 Jul 2021
Closing the cyber security education gap
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cyber security

Closing the cyber security education gap

How a lack of talent, apathy among employees and confusing training is weakening defences
6 Jul 2021
IBM’s Tosca Colangeli appointed Kyndryl’s first UK & Ireland president
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Careers & training

IBM’s Tosca Colangeli appointed Kyndryl’s first UK & Ireland president

The decision is yet another example of IBM’s history of promoting executives from within
2 Jul 2021
CDO job description: What does a CDO do?
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Business strategy

CDO job description: What does a CDO do?

What is a chief digital officer and how does the role differ from the rest of the C-suite?
30 Jun 2021
Australian government invests $8 million to boost cyber skills
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Careers & training

Australian government invests $8 million to boost cyber skills

The eight projects aim to improve the skills and availability of cyber security professionals in the country
30 Jun 2021