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As the tech industry continues to grow and develop, many employers are looking to consolidate IT roles within their company. IT specialists with a variety of skills will have greater opportunities to take on challenging roles within their organizations, and will be more competitive candidates in their job search, as a result. Social media is… Read more »

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2015 was a bad year for data security. With massive attacks on industry giants like Target, Anthem, and bitcoin, security experts were forced to reevaluate their vulnerabilities and respond to quickly evolving hackers. However, for all of the money lost and reputations tarnished in 2015, there were many lessons learned. Here are some of the… Read more »

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Is your job search slowing down? It can be difficult to find the right position in the competitive IT industry, but with a largely candidate-driven job market, your chances are better than ever. Boost your results with these five resume tips for the coming year. Showcase your personality. During the course of the hiring process,… Read more »

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“As-a-Service” technology is changing the way we do business — and the ways we protect ourselves from outside threats. Traditionally, there have been on-site infrastructures that allow IT specialists to configure and monitor firewalls and other security protocols to protect a company’s data. But as we move towards cloud-based tech, the way we approach security… Read more »

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If you’re just starting out on your IT career or if it’s been a while since you’ve updated your resume, building skills in tech may seem like a daunting process. However, many IT professionals are self taught, and there are a wide variety of resources available to you if you have the drive to learn…. Read more »

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The IT industry is certainly challenging, not to mention constantly changing. However, many analysts say the majority of the difficult parts are related to people, and the things those individuals want, or the actions they take. Below, you can get acquainted with potential hardships, which may better equip you to deal with them in your… Read more »

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If you’re an IT professional who’s aiming to enter the job market for the first time, or perhaps are interested in relocating to take a job with a better pay rate, it’s necessary to become familiar with cities in the U.S. that characteristically have the most lucrative tech jobs. The list below could be especially… Read more »

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The effectiveness of working from home is a topic of hot debate in many industries, particularly in the tech world – where much of an employee’s work can be done from home. One of the primary concerns to opponents of remote work is the lack of employee engagement. By working from home, remote employees miss… Read more »

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In the IT industry, 60-hour workweeks and bringing work home are not uncommon occurrences. In fact, many IT workers are hyper-dedicated to their jobs — but just like any employee, they need to take some time off once in a while. A healthy work-life balance is essential for maintaining enthusiasm and productivity, and avoiding burnout, stress,… Read more »