Ann Bednarz

Assistant Managing Editor, Features

I write feature stories aimed at enterprise IT pros. I’m particularly interested in career-related subjects, such as hiring trends, salary data, in-demand skills and staffing strategies. I can’t resist stories about buildings and architectural design.

Google tops Glassdoor’s best places to work; F5 outranks Facebook, Qualcomm, Apple

Former Marine fights to connect veterans with IT jobs

Former Marine fights to connect veterans with IT jobs

One consulting firm's hiring program aims to place U.S. military veterans in IT engagements.

Wanted for hire: Engineers with ideas of their own

Wanted for hire: Engineers with ideas of their own

Cambridge Consultants depends on the creativity of its engineers to solve problems for its clients.

How one firm makes beer and basketball better

How one firm makes beer and basketball better

Recent projects include a dispenser for customizing beer, basketball-training app, and portable immunization checker.

How to get the most out of your IT talent

How to get the most out of your IT talent

Tech pros talk about how to cultivate creativity and focus talent on projects that increase the value of IT.

14 go-to tools for Mac sysadmins

14 go-to tools for Mac sysadmins

Mac pro Gerard Allen shares his must-have sysadmin tools for enterprise Apple deployments.

IT modernization project makes the grade at North Carolina colleges

IT modernization project makes the grade at North Carolina colleges

Fourteen community colleges (and counting) have replaced slow, aged infrastructure with power- and space-saving alternatives.

Air Force veteran to IT: ‘Live your dreams’

Air Force veteran to IT: ‘Live your dreams’

Retired Major in the United States Air Force inspires IT audience with stories of survival, perseverance, and flying the world’s fastest jet.

Apple admins convene in The Mini Apple

Apple admins convene in The Mini Apple

Apple in the enterprise is a way of life for attendees of JAMF Software’s annual user conference.

16 tips for thriving as an IT contractor

16 tips for thriving as an IT contractor

Companies continue to supplement their full-time technical ranks with temporary contractors. Here’s how to make it work.

Life as an IT contractor

Life as an IT contractor

The upside of life as an IT contractor is alluring. You get to be your own boss, accept only the jobs you want, and work flexible hours. With each assignment comes the opportunity to learn new skills and gain exposure to different...

CIOs Share Must-Have Cloud Skills

Cloud computing prompts IT organizations to rethink how they acquire talent and develop skills.

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