Everyone wants to work for tech companies (and Disney), SurveyMonkey finds

Tech has long enjoyed an employee-friendly reputation - and according to a new survey by the "People Powered Data platform"-harnessing researchers at SurveyMonkey, its only real competition is the Mouse House. In fact,

Published on: September 6th, 2017 Eric Emin Wood

Apps are cool, convenient, useful and dangerous

A few weeks ago, I had to visit my friendly smartphone store. I could do everything – send/receive texts, send/receive emails, access/use business and social media apps – everything but make a phone

Published on: April 5th, 2017 Max Spindle

Technology influencing a new sales generation

One of the most common ways we tend to define generational gaps today is by the way we think about technology and how we let it influence our lives and our work. I

Published on: August 15th, 2016 Colleen Francis

How to get high-level productivity from millennials

In the sales world, there’s heated debate about the Millennial Generation. Do they really switch jobs constantly, never staying with companies for long? The verdict’s still out. But let’s - for the moment

Published on: April 11th, 2016 Stuart Crawford

Here is what millennials actually want for work perks based on a global survey

Think you know millennials? One way to put it to the test is by considering what they want in the workplace. Besides an engaging and rewarding job in their field of choice, what

Published on: December 10th, 2015 Dave Yin

Hired, an IT-focused recruitment platform, launches in Canada

Have you heard of Hired?  The company, which aims to connect tech employers with talent launched this month in Canada. After a four-month beta in Canada, Hired claims it saw more than 250 companies

Published on: November 25th, 2015 CDN Staff

New technologies enable different work/life issues

You may not realize it, but there’s a correlation between the Me Gen’s fascination with zombies, the rapid growth of smartphones/tablets, the rejection of having a computer at every desk and finally, the

Published on: November 25th, 2015 Max Spindle

Report: Canadian millennials savvy on tech but sloppy on security

New research suggests millennials, highly valued by many employers for their tech smarts, may actually be the weakest demographic link in Canada when it comes to cyber security. Despite fearing cyber crime less

Published on: November 23rd, 2015 Christine Wong

Millennials expect faster work computers than older colleagues: survey

How much patience do users have for slow applications? According to a new study, it depends on your age. According to the 2015 Desktop Experience Study sponsored by virtualization company AppSense suggests that Millennials are

Published on: October 19th, 2015 Dave Yin

Study shows vast majority of employees willing to quit for greater workplace flexibility

What does it take for an employee to quit? It could be as simple as a lack of flexibility at the workplace. According to a new study by managed service provider Softchoice, as

Published on: October 9th, 2015 Dave Yin

IBM leadership program targets millennials in the channel

SAN DIEGO - Whether you like it or not, the so-called millennial generation has entered the workforce and is now in a position to move up into leadership positions at many organizations. In

Published on: May 14th, 2015 Brian Jackson

Millennials in the Channel: A wrap up

If there's any doubt remaining about the change taking place in the IT workforce, consider this: Millennials have, for the first time, surpassed both Boomers and Gen Xers in the US workforce.  If

Published on: May 14th, 2015 Dave Yin

Millennials in the channel: Why bringing more women into IT won’t solve the gender gap

This is the final part of a CDN series on millennials, the IT skills shortage, and the evolving workforce, which include five articles.  How do  you fix a problem that has been decades in the making? For

Published on: May 13th, 2015 Dave Yin