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News Scan: Do you need a CISO?; Stevie Awards name top firms in IT; More

The top news stories for Sept. 18, 2014.

Second wave of Microsoft layoffs expected today

Microsoft will reportedly execute the second round of its massive layoffs today, which is part of the effort to reduce the company's headcount by 18,000--or 14 percent--by June 30, 2015.

News Scan: Send in your Fierce15 nominations now; Specialized IT jobs in high demand; More

The top news stories for Sept. 17, 2014.

How to answer the questions an IT job candidate should have for you

For IT hiring managers, it's important to be able to answer the questions an IT job candidate may have of you, before you extend a job offer.

Dice study reveals fastest-growing IT skills

CIOs looking to hire IT pros this quarter can expect to pay more for certain top in-demand skills, including those involving big data, cybersecurity and cloud computing, a new Dice study finds.

News Scan: Don't use big data to discriminate, says FTC; Pay cuts at IBM for deficient tech pros; More

The top news stories for Sept. 16, 2014.

News Scan: Cybercrime racks up a $100 billion bill; Social networking demographics broken-down; More

The top news stories for Sept. 12, 2014.

Steps for snagging that security position

Security skills are in high demand in 2014. But transitioning from the role of an IT pro to that of an IT security pro will take more than just a few extra certifications.

IT hiring managers warn: Beware what you post on social media

A new study finds that what IT pros post on social media can easily come back to haunt them, and a single negative post about a current employer can prevent them from getting the next job.

News Scan: IT could save 20-30% of its annual budget through cloud; Southern states still best for IT hiring opportunities; More

The top news stories for Sept. 9, 2014.