Companies that are mandating employees return to the office after two years of distributed work due to the COVID-19 pandemic may be bringing upon elevated levels of stress and anxiety, according to new search from Future Forum. The Future Forum Pulse survey, commissioned by workplace communication firm Slack, found that more than a third (34%) […]
Within the last two years, there’s been a high demand for IT professionals across nearly every industry and sector, according to the Dice Tech Salary Report. Tech unemployment remained low throughout 2021, dipping to 2.1% by October. The average technologist salary increased 6.9%, between 2020 and 2021, reaching $104,566, the highest salary every recorded by […]
The average tech salary is now in six figures, reaching a tick over $104,000 and reaffirming the high demand for IT professionals across nearly every industry and sector, according to the Dice Tech Salary Report that lists the highest paying IT jobs. That’s an average increase of $6,707, or about 6.9%, according to the tech […]
Most of the time, we at My TechDecisions are hard at work bringing you tech professionals news and insights that can help you do your job managing the technology at your organization. However, we also recognize that working in IT can be stressful—especially over the last two years with the migration to remote work and […]
Ask any IT leader about their top concerns and project approval is always near the top of the list. Projects often get delayed before they even start. Resources long promised to IT teams get postponed or aren’t delivered. Meanwhile, IT faces constant pressure to provide better and faster solutions for less. Origami Connect recently surveyed […]
When cyber incidents happen, managers shouldn’t blame employees, but must rethink their approach using positive reinforcement.
If you’re new to a management role in your IT department, eventually the time will come to evaluate those on your team. Here are some tips for how to properly set goals and measure them.
Understanding how to be a leader at your company, org, or department is difficult enough without learning to adjust to this new Zoom call business world. Nonetheless, there are things you can do while on camera to effectively lead meetings that don’t directly translate if you’re confident in the physical meeting room. A session at […]
While COVID-19 numbers rise again, there are still many regions of the country where businesses are intent on either getting their operations back on track now, or at least planning for a safe reopening in the future. Some are using tools like user experience management software to do so. One idea for getting back to […]
We often write about how technology can solve your organization’s needs — indeed, that’s one of the key points of MyTechDecisions. But ask any manager you’ve ever respected about hiring, and they’re bound to tell you that a company or organization’s most important resource is its people. So how do decision makers ensure they’re hiring […]