TITLE

Back-to-school specials help tech workers upgrade skills

AUTHOR(S)
Sandlund, Chris
PUB. DATE
June 2000
SOURCE
Crain's New York Business;06/26/2000, Vol. 16 Issue 26, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the training programs for high technology workers offered by nonprofits in New York City. Skills taught in the programs; Types of workers enrolled in the programs; Course offerings.
ACCESSION #
3291464

 

Related Articles

  • To train or not to train. Dubie, Denise // Network World;07/17/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 29, p41 

    Discusses benefits to be derived by companies from keeping their employees up to date on technologies. Network World Salary Survey showing that high technology employees value training, professional development, challenging work and access to technologies; Importance of how well the employer...

  • Untitled.  // Computer Weekly;8/28/2007, p136 

    The article presents information on a survey, conducted by IT specialist The Training Camp, which says that most of the employees-who are working in Great Britain--believe that there should be a professional body for information technology (IT) skills management. As per the survey, 83% of those...

  • IT departments tuned in to business strategy. Hadfield, Will // Computer Weekly;8/9/2005, p24 

    The article reports on a study which states that employees in the IT department have a better understanding of their employer's strategies than employees working in the other areas of the business. The survey of 3,000 people working in different business functions found that 84% of IT staff...

  • How you can deal with your own high-tech labor crisis. Gallant, John // Network World;03/02/98, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p36 

    Editorial. Focuses on the staffing crisis face by the high technology industry. Reference to the federals considering raising the number of visas to allow skilled foreign workers to enter the country; Information on a report released by the Information Technology Association of America.

  • MATCHING RURAL WORKERS WITH JOBS. Fabel, Leah // Fast Company;May2011, Issue 155, p32 

    The article focuses on Amit Bhatia, Chief Executive Officer of the Indian employment agency Aspire. The company's core operation of training high school and college students to become fluent in the English language and in skills which will allow them to become high technology and service...

  • Demand more from agencies: fine tune the recruitment process and reap the rewards. Cave, Jerry // Computer Weekly;11/9/2004, p36 

    The article focuses on the staff selection process in IT sector. For years organizations have complained about the paucity of staff with good IT skills. The problem is exacerbated because many recruitment consultants do not understand IT and selection techniques are not rigorous enough....

  • IT bosses say employers do not share aims. Goodwill, Bill // Computer Weekly;2/20/2007, p59 

    The article reports that according to a research information technology (IT) managers and their employers are at loggerheads over prioritising the development of the IT staff. A 15-month study by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI) found that, although most IT managers measure success by...

  • Universities and employers back new business-focused IT degrees. Goodwin, Bill // Computer Weekly;4/24/2007, p43 

    The article reports that a new type of information technology (IT) degree designed to give employers a stream of IT professionals with business, technology and communication skills has won backing from 12 universities in Great Britain. The IT management for business course has been designed with...

  • Untitled. Saran, Cliff // Computer Weekly;11/20/2007, p35 

    The article reports that Barclays Bank PLC has used ITIL, the Infrastructure Libray best practices program, to improve how IT support is run. The three-and-a-half year change management program, called Galahad, has seen a marked improvement in the number of technical support calls that can be...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics