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ACM CareerNews HEADLINES AT A GLANCE: The Fastest-Growing States for Tech Jobs Want a Tech Job? Advice from Mozilla, Reddit, Tumblr and More Big Data Scientists Get 100 Recruiter Emails a Day In Pursuit of Digital Talent Cybersecurity Should Be Professionalized The Useful Trick for Finding a Mentor Outside Your Network Lessons from Jeff Weiner,…


MVP Mentor Program

The MVP Mentor Program has a new website! The Program connects students who want to learn more about Microsoft technologies with today’s leading independent experts, Microsoft MVPs. The goal is to foster the next generation of technologists to be leaders in their fields and communities.


Ryan Storgaard, Award Winning Director of Technical Evangelism, Microsoft Canada

Ryan has a considerable history of success and incredible background to bring to the broad IT community and to his leadership roles. He rare accomplishments include the Microsoft Chairman’s Award and the Microsoft Circle of Excellence Award plus leading key initiatives. Have a good look at his amazing background below and then listen to the…


Eugene Fiume: Renowned and Distinguished Computer Science Professor University of Toronto

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I have an interview with Eugene Fiume. I first met Eugene at the special celebration for global computing pioneer, Kelly Gotlieb where I was invited to speak (http://tinyurl.com/3oeybdf). Eugene is a driving force at the University…


Caroline Weilinger, Microsoft Career Factor Idol Winner – The Office Competition Contender

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Caroline Weilinger, Microsoft Career Factor Idol Winner – The Office Competition Contender. Enjoy! Stephen Ibaraki Caroline is a student at SAIT Polytechnic in Calgary, enrolled in the Administrative Information Management (AIM) program. The AIM…


Professor K.K. Aggarwal, Founder Vice-Chancellor (1998-2008) G.G.S. Indraprastha University, SEARCC President (2008-2010), CSI President (2007-2009), President IETE (2002-2004)

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Professor K.K. Aggarwal, Founder Vice-Chancellor (1998-2008) G.G.S. Indraprastha University, SEARCC President (2008-2010), CSI President (2007-2009), President IETE (2002-2004). Enjoy! Stephen Ibaraki Prof. K.K. Aggarwal obtained his Engineering Degree from Punjab University and his Masters…


Sir John Daniel, President and CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, Globally Recognized Leader and Scholar in Education

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Sir John Daniel, President and CEO, Commonwealth of Learning, Globally Recognized Leader and Scholar in Education. Enjoy! Stephen Ibaraki Sir John joined the Commonwealth of Learning in 2004 after serving for three years as…


Chris Harrison: Editor-in-Chief of the tech-savvy magazine ACM XRDS, Microsoft Research Ph.D. Fellow talks about ongoing research to find creative interaction techniques and input technologies

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Chris Harrison: Editor-in-Chief of the tech-savvy magazine ACM XRDS and Microsoft Research Ph.D. Fellow. Chris  talks about ongoing research to find creative interaction techniques and input technologies. Chris Harrison is a Ph.D. student in…


Kelly Knister, VP Skills Canada BC, Director CEA, Careers Coordinator

This is the next blog in the continuing series of interviews with top-echelon and renowned professionals. In this blog, I interview Kelly Knister, VP Skills Canada BC, Director CEA, Careers Coordinator who talks about needed partnerships, apprenticeships, skills, transition and educational relevance. Enjoy! Stephen Ibaraki Kelly Knister is the Coordinator for the South Island Partnership….