• IBM Fellow Jing Shyr: Make Something Better

    IBM Analytics Chief Statisticia Connect on LinkedIn Maybe it’s time to finally retire the silly cliché, “curiosity killed the cat.” In reality, curiosity solves problems. Newly named IBM Fellow Jing Shyr, a PhD in statistics, constantly thinks about ways to use data to solve problems. From predicting human behavior to help cities provide better services,… Continue Reading

  • Ponder This — May’s Challenge!

    Ponder This Challenge: Three people are playing the following betting game. Every five minutes, a turn takes place in which a random player rests and the other two bet against one another with all of their money. The player with the smaller amount of money always wins, doubling his money by taking it from the… Continue Reading

  • Which IBM Jobs Fit You?

    Thinking about a career at IBM? Interested in learning how your skills, expertise and interests fit with available IBM job opportunities? If so, we invite you to use the IBM Career Decoder, an interactive, web-based job fit and preview tool to help answer this question. To get started, answer a few questions about your work… Continue Reading

  • The Interview: What is IBM Looking For?

    By Gary Markell Have you ever considered being an IBMer? What type of people and background profiles are attractive to IBM hiring managers?  Do I fit the IBM culture? What do I need to do to become a viable applicant? The IBM People IBM’s reputation for having an exceptional culture spans decades. I always ask… Continue Reading