In the U.S., 52% of companies report problems attracting critical-skill employees. Some of the hottest jobs over the next 10 to 15 years require tech skills that aren't gained at traditional manufacturing jobs. Here are some strategy's for getting those skills.
In another sign that the tech sector is leading the charge for the U.S. economic recovery, technology bellwether IBM posted strong earnings results Tuesday, handily beating analyst expectations. For 2009, the company broke records for earnings per share, net income, and free cash flow.