eFiles: March 26, 2001
Fear and Loathing in IT DepartmentFear and Loathing in IT Department Disenchanted, distrustful, disloyal and disengagednot exactly the words youd like to hear when somebodys describing how your IT crew feels about your enterprise, are they? Unfortunately, those words are woefully accurate in describing the attitudes of many of todays technology pros, according to a recent report from Techies.com Inc., an online exchange for technology professionals.
The survey found that almost two-thirds are increasingly wary of their employers and their professions. A major seed of that discontent has been sown by layoffs: 28 percent of respondents report that no matter what a company says, they regard all jobs as temporary.