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May 04, 2017
The Trump administration's proposed changes to the H-1B visa program for highly skilled foreign workers could force health IT vendors to pay higher salaries to software engineers.
April 26, 2017
In the run-up to the last UK general election in 2015, the Labour Party’s then shadow employment minister Stephen Timms pointed out that the target completion date for the Universal Credit welfare ...
April 10, 2017
Job site glassdoor.com just posted its top 25 highest paying jobs in America and 11 of those jobs were in high tech. And more than half of those, 7 actually, were software related. It's a really ...
March 28, 2017
With 64,000 responses from 213 countries/territories, the Stack Overflow Survey is a comprehensive snapshot of developers today. Here's what you love, hate and want more of.
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HR chiefs at XL Catlin and SGS adapted to changes and kept moving ahead after both faced surprises and were required to alter plans during global Oracle HCM cloud projects. Continue Reading
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General Electric is replacing ratings of workers with a new performance development application that emphasizes coaching and continuous touch points between employees and managers. Continue Reading
When it comes to building a data science team, businesses should expect to find workers from a variety of backgrounds rather than holding out for a unicorn. Continue Reading
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It's not all about the paycheck, but salary is important. Expert Amy Reichert offers firsthand advice to help you negotiate the salary of your dreams. Her secret? Always bargain. Continue Reading
While many take the traditional route to business intelligence, forward-thinking companies are taking a more operational approach. By integrating BI and analytics, these companies are enabling improvements of business processes -- in real-time. Rather than looking backward, consultancy Ventana Research says these organizations are looking at the present in an effort to “detect and respond to events as they are happening.”
In this three-part guide, SearchBusinessAnalytics explores operational intelligence initiatives at organizations and examines their impact on business processes in customer service, logistics, energy and manufacturing. First, TechTarget executive editor Craig Stedman details the recent stream processing deployment at RelayHealth, which runs claims processing applications for healthcare providers. The company recently turned to Apache Spark to provide more real-time analytics to clients. Next, consultant David Loshin looks at specific business processes that can benefit best from operational intelligence tools and techniques. Loshin also tackles some of the “challenges to making it all work.” And in an interview, Rick Sherman, founder of consultancy Athena IT Solutions, offers insight into the benefits and potential problems of operational intelligence efforts. Continue Reading
Salaries for CISOs can vary widely. Expert Joseph Granneman explains how to earn a higher salary but warns against making it your top career goal. Continue Reading