You Like Your Work
We asked you, our users, what you want in the workplace. If you
are employed in IT, an IT-related field or are considering employment
in IT, we wanted to hear from you. And we did!
Women are being highly sought after as the scarcity of IT workers
continues to grow, while the demand for qualified workers heats
up as well. By the year 2006, the U.S. Department of Commerce says
that 50 percent of U.S. workers will be women, and it's essential
that women's numbers increase in the fields of computing, the Internet
and Information Technology.
You responded with what is important to you, what you are satisfied
with and what needs to be improved in your workplace. Your answers
are fascinating -- while some are expected, there are others that
are a surprise, and some even controversial. Come see for yourself,
and then voice your opinions in our online communities.
And, for the all-important geek question, 48.2 percent consider