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Navigating Today's IT Job Market: Five Tips

Jun 24, 2010, 13:05 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by David Willmer)

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"Conditions remain challenging for IT professionals seeking work, but several signs suggest that hiring may heat up soon.

"According to the latest , 82 percent of CIOs polled are confident about their firms' prospects for growth in the third quarter of 2010. For the third straight quarter, they're also expecting staff size to rise at an increasing rate. Meanwhile, most CIOs (63 percent) say IT understaffing is affecting their ability to implement innovative or emerging technologies.

"Many employers, however, are still taking extra time to identify and secure the best candidates. They know the job market now includes many accomplished workers who would be unavailable in more prosperous times."

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