Stories by Lorraine Cosgrove Ware

Get a return on IT staff certification investments

Companies are paying higher bonuses to IT staff who are certified in security, database management and project management than to IT staff with standalone skills, according to a survey conducted by New Canaan, Connecticut-based research and advisory company Foote Partners.

Retain your top IT talent

CIO's July 2001 survey of 176 IT professionals shows that while the IT staffing crunch has eased in 2001, some skills remain in short supply and retention is still a big concern.