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Dec 11, 2014, 09:01 ET

Put Down Your Smartphone

Survey: Checking Email in Meetings a Frequent Occurrence, but Managers Don't Like It TORONTO, Dec. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Let's face it, we all check...

Dec 11, 2014, 08:10 ET

Survey: Checking Email in Meetings a Frequent Occurrence, but Managers Don't Like It

 Let's face it, we all check email during meetings. But it doesn't mean managers like it. While two-thirds (67 percent) of managers...

Dec 04, 2014, 08:10 ET

The Costliest Part of a Bad Hire Isn't What You Think

Survey: CFOs Say Lower Staff Morale and Productivity Are the Biggest Pitfalls of Poor Hiring Decisions TORONTO, Dec. 4, 2014 /CNW/ - As expensive...

Dec 04, 2014, 08:10 ET

The Costliest Part of a Bad Hire Isn't What You Think

 As expensive as it is to replace a bad hire, the money isn't what concerns employers most. In a Robert Half survey, chief financial officers...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:14 ET
Washington, D.C., IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Washington, D.C., CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

Nineteen percent of Washington, D.C.-area technology executives surveyed  recently expect to expand their IT teams in the first half of 2015,...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:13 ET
Charlotte IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Charlotte CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Charlotte shows that 17 percent of Charlotte-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:12 ET
Boston IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Boston CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

 The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Boston shows that 16 percent of Boston-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:11 ET
Atlanta IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Atlanta CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

 The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Atlanta shows that 19 percent of Atlanta-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:10 ET
Seattle IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Seattle CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Seattle shows that 23 percent of Seattle-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:09 ET
Twin Cities IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Twin Cities CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

Fifteen percent of Twin Cities-area technology executives recently surveyed expect to expand their IT teams in the first half of 2015, according to...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:08 ET
Indianapolis IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Indianapolis CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

 Twenty-one percent of Indianapolis-area technology executives recently surveyed expect to expand their IT teams in the first half of 2015,...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:07 ET
Detroit IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Detroit CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Detroit shows that 18 percent of Detroit-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:06 ET
Des Moines IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Des Moines CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

 The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Des Moines shows that 20 percent of Des Moines-area...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:05 ET
Phoenix IT Hiring Forecast - First Half of 2015

Phoenix CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans for First Half of 2015

 The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Phoenix shows that 18 percent of Phoenix-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:05 ET
Los Angeles IT Hiring Forecast - First Half of 2015

Los Angeles CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans for First Half of 2015

 The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Los Angeles shows that 19 percent of Los Angeles-area...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:05 ET

Canadian CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans for First Half of 2015

Robert Half Technology survey finds 73 per cent of CIOs are confident in their companies' growth prospects for the first half of 2015 TORONTO,...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:05 ET
Cleveland IT hiring forecast for the first half of 2015. Survey by Robert Half Technology.

Cleveland CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

 The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Cleveland shows that 18 percent of Cleveland-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:05 ET
Philadelphia IT Hiring Forecast - First Half of 2015

Philadelphia CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

 The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for Philadelphia shows that 18 percent of...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:05 ET
St. Louis IT Hiring Forecast - First Half of 2015

St. Louis CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans for First Half of 2015

 The just-released Robert Half Technology IT Hiring Forecast and Local Trend Report for St. Louis shows that 16 percent of St. Louis-area chief...

Dec 02, 2014, 08:05 ET
U.S. chief information officers (CIOs) continue to have an optimistic business outlook in the coming year and plan to hire for new information technology positions in the first six months of 2015. Technology executives are looking for professionals with in-demand skills of network administration, desktop support and Windows administration.  The survey results are based on telephone interviews with 2,400 U.S. CIOs from a stratified random sample of companies with 100 or more employees.

U.S. CIOs Reveal Hiring Plans For First Half Of 2015

 Nineteen percent of U.S. chief information officers (CIOs) surveyed recently plan to expand their information technology (IT) teams in the...