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Ironically, the one constant in the IT industry is its never-ending rate of change. What was once the hottest new skill or job role one year is simply yesterday’s news a decade later. Technology professionals need to keep their cranium filled with the latest knowledge of programming languages, databases, methodologies, and more. Unfortunately, some jobs… Read more »

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You recently graduated with a well-earned degree in hand. All that hard work studying has finally paid off, and now you are poised to begin a hopefully long and rewarding career in the information technology industry. Now it comes time to decide whether or not to immediately start looking for your first position in the… Read more »

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There’s no denying the importance of social media in finding an IT job in today’s marketplace. LinkedIn and even Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram give you the means to connect with potential employers, while keeping up to date with their latest business activities. The inverse is also true, since companies use the Internet to find out… Read more »

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Ever since the movie “The Lawnmower Man” hit theaters over twenty years ago, virtual reality was predicted to be the next big innovation to impact the technology world. It appears what once was science fiction is actually making inroads throughout the business community. VR now adds tangible value beyond simply an add-on to a smartphone… Read more »

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Employee wellness is an important part of fostering an efficient and productive organization. Offering some form of wellness initatives or program offers a chance to engender a positive company culture – one that makes it easier to hire and retain the most talented technology workers. It is definitely a competitive differentiator between the best businesses… Read more »

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Anyone who’s ever worked in the technology industry has made a mistake at some point in their career. Whether it was a minor issue or even something more impactful, how you react to situation tends to stay with you over time. In most cases, taking responsibility for the error and moving on is the wisest… Read more »

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In today’s economy talented technology employees are high in demand, making it difficult for companies to fill open IT positions at their office. Given this scenario, temporary technical employees offer a myriad of advantages. Temps give you the staffing flexibility to handle crunch times without an adverse effect to your budget, and they can even… Read more »

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With technology companies competing over the most talented employees in the industry, this is no time to lose these top workers. Trying to replace IT stars in a good economy is a difficult and expensive process. Your organization’s efficiency and productivity ultimately suffers as a result. Keeping your staff inspired, engaged, and professionally satisfied needs… Read more »

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Maintaining a healthy work-life balance plays a key role in becoming successful in both your personal and professional lives. Focusing too much on work isn’t healthy over the long run. What follows are ten tips to help better balance life at the office and at home. Why Balance Work and Life? Benjamin Twichell, marketing director… Read more »

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Ethics remains an important part of nearly all industries in business, and the technology world is no exception. Considering the growing scourge of hacking and cybercrime, developers especially need to conduct themselves in an honest and forthright manner. The nature of their work sometimes warrants having access to important confidential information making an ethical nature… Read more »