Every week, I share the most interesting and useful tech articles that I’ve found over the past week. This week’s top articles focus on the best places to work in IT, how to design a good dashboard, the new Windows 8 Phone, and more. I hope you find them useful:
Survival guide: Do’s and don’ts for next gen IT
These days, the IT department can no longer afford to move slowly. If IT can’t move fast enough to meet the user’s needs, users will simply bypass IT to accomplish their goals. Is this already happening in your company? Here’s an article that talks about one way to address this problem.
100 best places to work in IT 2012
Why is it that some businesses struggle to find good talent, while other businesses regularly attract the top talent? What’s their secret? This might help: Take a look at this year’s “Best places to work in IT” list, and see what those companies are doing.
How to design dashboards for business productivity and customer experience
When designed well, a dashboard is an incredibly useful business tool. What’s the key to building a good dashboard? This article gives some great tips.
Windows Phone 8: Ready for business?
Microsoft made some pretty big announcements this week, unveiling a new tablet and their latest mobile OS, Windows Phone 8. This article takes a look at whether or not the the latest improvements make Windows Phone’s more attractive to businesses.