Valerie Potter

Managing Editor, Features

Valerie Potter is Computerworld's Managing Editor, Features, specializing in how-tos, reviews and special reports.

Podcast: Google makes its own chip for the Pixel 6, plus how to make hybrid work successful

Microsoft cheat sheets: Dive into Windows and Office apps

Microsoft cheat sheets: Dive into Windows and Office apps

These guides will help you find your way around several generations of Microsoft’s Office apps for Windows — and Windows itself.

Outlook for Microsoft 365 cheat sheet: Ribbon quick reference

Outlook for Microsoft 365 cheat sheet: Ribbon quick reference

Our visual guide helps you find the most useful commands on the Ribbon in Outlook for Microsoft 365/Office 365 in Windows, along with keyboard shortcuts for performing each action.

Outlook 2016 and 2019 cheat sheet: Ribbon quick reference

Outlook 2016 and 2019 cheat sheet: Ribbon quick reference

Our visual guide helps you find the most useful commands on the Ribbon in Outlook 2016 and 2019 for Windows, along with keyboard shortcuts for performing each action.

Podcast: When is it time to upgrade? Device lifecycles and upgrade timelines

Podcast: When is it time to upgrade? Device lifecycles and upgrade timelines

When the newest version of a phone, tablet and/or laptop launches, the idea of upgrading a personal device can feel enticing. For IT teams, keeping employee devices up-to-date means upgrading strategically and adhering to planned...

Google boosts G Suite with collaboration, AI, integration features

Google boosts G Suite with collaboration, AI, integration features

At this week’s Google Cloud Next conference, Google signaled its intentions for G Suite with a host of enhancements across the office suite.

Best Places by the numbers: Top 10 rankings and more

Best Places by the numbers: Top 10 rankings and more

Find out what matters most to tech workers, get some quick facts about the 100 organizations that made our list, and discover which employers are tops for benefits, training, career development and more.

IT Salary Survey 2017: Highlights

IT Salary Survey 2017: Highlights

Key findings from Computerworld's survey of nearly 2,800 IT professionals, including salary trends, hot skills, job satisfaction, career outlook, biggest concerns and more.

Hottest jobs, cities and industries for IT pay in 2017

Hottest jobs, cities and industries for IT pay in 2017

Computerworld’s 2017 IT Salary Survey shows continued gains for IT pros. As always, though, some tech workers fare better than others, and being in certain roles, industries and metro regions can make a big difference in pay.

How Computerworld's 2017 IT Salary Survey was conducted

How Computerworld's 2017 IT Salary Survey was conducted

A look at the methodology used to collect data for Computerworld's 31st annual IT Salary Survey.

2016 Premier 100 Tech Leader: Aretha A. Calloway

2016 Premier 100 Tech Leader: Aretha A. Calloway

Profile of 2016 Premier 100 Technology Leader Aretha A. Calloway, corporate solutions manager at Pepco Holdings.

Word 2013 cheat sheet: Ribbon quick reference

Word 2013 cheat sheet: Ribbon quick reference

Find the most popular commands on Word 2013's Ribbon.

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