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October 2012

  • The 7 deadly skills of the perfect leader

    Kayleigh Bateman - Computer Weekly 12 Oct 2012
  • Employing and retaining strong and capable managers is becoming increasingly difficult as there just aren't enough candidates with the right skills or levels of experience. Figures released by the ...

  • Careers Clinic: Recruiting at Amazon

    Kayleigh Bateman - Computer Weekly 09 Oct 2012
  • In the press a couple of weeks ago was news that Amazon has 2,000 vacancies for new staff. Of course not all those vacancies will be in IT but it's still great news for workers in the IT industry ...

  • Back to the drawing board for IT in schools

    Kayleigh Bateman - Computer Weekly 08 Oct 2012
  • I've long been committed to the issue of developing IT skills across Britain's schools and universities. In such a fast-paced, continuously evolving industry it's of the upmost importance that we ...

  • Careers Clinic: Writing a profile in your CV

    Kayleigh Bateman - Computer Weekly 02 Oct 2012
  • Yesterday I had a call from a reader asking about writing the profile section of her CV. Many people find this the most difficult part of the CV to write. Your whole CV is a condensed summary of ...

  • Certification: A way to further expertise

    Kayleigh Bateman - Computer Weekly 02 Oct 2012
  • Certification should been seen as an educational process and not about success versus failure. Graeme Phillips, programme manager for Autodesk certification and training in EMEA, KnowledgePoint ...




  • Dissecting the Hack

    In this excerpt from chapter three of Dissecting the Hack: The V3RB0TEN Network, authors Jayson E. Street, Kristin Sims and Brian...

  • Digital Identity Management

    In this excerpt of Digital Identity Management, authors Maryline Laurent and Samia Bousefrane discuss principles of biometrics ...

  • Becoming a Global Chief Security Executive Officer

    In this excerpt of Becoming a Global Chief Security Executive Officer: A How to Guide for Next Generation Security Leaders, ...