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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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Working in the tech industry has all of the coveted traits of a dream job: high salaries, high demand, and the opportunity to work with some of the most cutting edge technology on the market. However, many new professionals and industry outsiders fail to appreciate the true difficulty of a tech job. With round-the-clock hours,… Read more »

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There are a lot of factors contributing to the atmosphere of your workplace — from management style to natural light and even your team’s ability to work together effectively. However, just as quickly as one of these can work to your company’s benefit, it can also seriously impact the productivity and morale of your staff…. Read more »

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Hiring managers have seen it all — from deceitful interviewees to hilarious typos. Unfortunately, most of these hiring faux pas happen with the best of intentions, so your resume may include embarrassing errors without your knowledge. Check your resume and cover letter for these four massive gaffes and save yourself from making one of these… Read more »

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When you think of the fastest growing tech hubs in the country, which states come to mind? Many would guess California or New York, and while these states are definitely on the list — surprisingly — they’re not in the number-one spot. They’re not even in the top five. Here are the top-five states for… 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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As a leader, it’s your job to inspire your staff members to be more productive in the workplace. You can have a tremendous influence on their happiness, their morale, and even their long-term success. But what drives you to succeed, and are you keeping up with the ever-changing demands of IT leaders? These tips will… Read more »

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Geekdom is on the rise. With phrases like “geeks rules the world” becoming ubiquitous in our increasingly tech-driven culture, it’s no surprise that employers are beginning to favor “geeks” in their hiring process. This has actually proven to be a successful strategy for these companies, providing them with talented, passionate candidates who are highly skilled… Read more »

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  It may seem like leadership opportunities in IT are relatively limited unless you’re lucky enough to land a position where you’re in charge of a specific team, or have been asked to work as a consultant, giving advice to a workforce about how to use a network safely and effectively. However, there are plenty… Read more »