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Cost of living crisis driving salary concerns for C-suites
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Business strategy

Cost of living crisis driving salary concerns for C-suites

IT leaders have indicated that strategy changes for hiring and training will be necessary to beat the talent shortage while remaining on budget
18 Jan 2023
Software engineering salaries top $1m in Silicon Valley
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Careers & training

Software engineering salaries top $1m in Silicon Valley

Roles at the top companies in Silicon Valley lead pay in the industry, with Europe and Asia offering comparatively small compensation
4 Jan 2023
Budgeting for tech projects in a financial squeeze
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digital transformation

Budgeting for tech projects in a financial squeeze

With the current financial squeeze expected to heap more pressure on IT teams in 2023, businesses must find smarter ways to progress tech projects
4 Jan 2023
Musk adds beds to Twitter HQ, sparks building code investigation
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Business operations

Musk adds beds to Twitter HQ, sparks building code investigation

San Francisco city officials are looking into whether the changes, part of Musk's "hardcore" office plan, constitute code violations
8 Dec 2022
How to elevate cyber security needs to be a board-level issue
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How to elevate cyber security needs to be a board-level issue

Is your senior leadership team taking security seriously enough?
30 Nov 2022
Twitter's employee 'revolt' sparks survival concerns for a platform crumbling from within
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Careers & training

Twitter's employee 'revolt' sparks survival concerns for a platform crumbling from within

As a fresh round of resignations hits the social media firm, its changing culture and diminishing workforce speak to the end of an era for the social …
18 Nov 2022
How to reduce cyber security costs for your business
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Security

How to reduce cyber security costs for your business

Nothing is off the table in a recession, but businesses must be careful to reduce cyber security costs without compromising on safety
16 Nov 2022
Twitter bankruptcy ‘not out of the question’ as senior execs flee
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Business strategy

Twitter bankruptcy ‘not out of the question’ as senior execs flee

Several high-profile resignations, following a halving of the company's workforce and reported cash flow issues, calls Twitter's immediate survival in…
11 Nov 2022
Meta cuts 11,000 staff, citing wrong call on investment
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Careers & training

Meta cuts 11,000 staff, citing wrong call on investment

Mark Zuckerberg informed employees that the company needs to become ‘leaner’ through spending cuts
10 Nov 2022
Twitter executes orders to fire around 3,700 employees, locks offices shut
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Careers & training

Twitter executes orders to fire around 3,700 employees, locks offices shut

Employees expecting to be fired over email have had access to company systems cut without warning
4 Nov 2022
Protecting CIOs' IT budgets is "paramount" in maintaining business growth
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Business strategy

Protecting CIOs' IT budgets is "paramount" in maintaining business growth

If CIOs are forced to make emergency budget cuts, they should also explain the risks to high level stakeholders so the responsibility is shared
2 Nov 2022
Meta cancels internships amid industry-wide cost-cutting measures
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Careers & training

Meta cancels internships amid industry-wide cost-cutting measures

A number of applicants who were due to work in London have been affected by the cutbacks, which Meta says are necessary for 2023
6 Oct 2022
Twilio announces 11% cut to workforce, cites profitability concerns
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business management

Twilio announces 11% cut to workforce, cites profitability concerns

CEO Jeff Lawson emailed all employees on Wednesday to announce the decision, which affects departments globally
15 Sep 2022
68% of organizations will increase cybersecurity in 2020
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budgeting

68% of organizations will increase cybersecurity in 2020

Automation, cloud systems and smart analytics are all top priorities for IT spending
22 May 2020
68% of organizations will increase cybersecurity in 2020
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budgeting

68% of organizations will increase cybersecurity in 2020

Automation, cloud systems and smart analytics are all top priorities for IT spending
22 May 2020
IT Pro Panel: The Battle of the Budgets
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IT Pro Panel: The Battle of the Budgets

Wrestling with spreadsheets is rarely fun - but how can CIOs make the best of their budgets?
27 Jan 2020