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How to craft effective data science job descriptions

Finding good data science talent starts with a killer job description. Here’s how to get it right.

How to get a failing project back on track

While each project is unique and subjected to its own specific risks, there are some universals to heed when it comes to recovering a failing project.

How to get a seat on the board: 10 tips for CIOs

CIOs serving on a range of non-profit and public boards offer some tips for IT leaders looking to navigate the process of seeking board seats.

How to kill a dead project

Think you might have a zombie IT project on your hands? Killing it can be challenging. It takes just the right mix of forensics and logistical know-how, and a lot of political will.

How to determine, document, and communicate your project scope
Determining, documenting and sharing a project’s scope can be complicated and stressful. Here are a couple of business leaders willing to share how they go about it and what they found to be successful.
How to select the best self-service BI tool for your business

Domo vs. Power BI vs. Qlik Sense vs. QuickSight vs. Tableau: Self-service BI has become the go-to tool for agile, fluid business decisions. Here’s how to select the right platform for your business.

Better safe than sorry: 5 apps for encrypting and shredding files
If you want to protect sensitive data -- especially if you’re sending it via email or via an online service -- one of these programs can help.
Free data visualization with Microsoft Power BI: Your step-by-step guide
We'll show you how to analyze a file with more than two million records of U.S. airline flight delays in this hands-on tutorial with video.
7 things I learned once I built my first PC
Let my minor traumas be your teachable moments.
6 proven project team communication strategies
Projects succeed only if your team is strong, and project teams are strong only if they have effective communication strategies.
11 CRM best practices
Experts in CRM discuss how companies can best serve a mobile, multichannel clientele.
How to enable Android notifications on the Windows 10 preview
The feature is a work in progress, but it offers a hint at how your PC might integrate more deeply with an Android phone.