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Top Tech Skills That Employers are Hiring for Now!

Technology is always changing. New tech is being created while older tech is being phased out. With this ever-changing landscape, it’s critical for tech professionals to stay on top of the latest the industry has to offer to remain competitive and marketable. By looking at market trends, a professional can ensure a more stable path… Read more »

How to Match Newbies With Mentors to Bridge the Skills Gap

It’s no surprise that mentoring programs can provide a wide range of benefits to both mentees and mentors. Mentoring programs can offer a good deal of benefit to organizations as well. Companies that incorporate mentoring programs into their corporate identity are proven to have happier, more fulfilled employees. Moreover, these employees are less likely to… Read more »

Will a Certification Earn You More Money in Your IT Role?

Certifications can be a great way to enhance a candidate’s resume and boost their salary potential. Per a Global Knowledge survey, it was found that 83 percent of IT professionals hold an IT certification. Moreover, they also found the average salary for certified IT professionals in the United States is $8,400 higher than their non-certified… Read more »

Are You Asking the Right Questions Regarding Internet of Things (IoT)?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is experiencing phenomenal growth. According to Theo Priestley, technology strategist, and Forbes contributor, by 2020, there will be 50 billion connected devices, which calculates to a $19 trillion [business] opportunity.  With IoT becoming such an industry driver, how do organizations prepare for this technology shift? The Must Ask IoT Questions… Read more »

How to Advance Your IT Career

Job hopping is on the rise in the tech industry. At the largest tech firms, average tenures range from 1.23 years (Uber) to 2.02 years (Facebook). With this in mind, it’s critical that today’s IT professionals are always thinking about what’s next in their careers. This forward-thinking prevents complacency and stagnant growth. There are many… Read more »

How Your Employees Can Use Social Media to Benefit the Company

Social media is a constant presence in today’s world. A report titled “The Next Web” compiled by  Hootsuite and We Are Social found that 3.028 billion people are active social media users. Considering current population numbers, that means that 40% of the world’s population uses social media. Consequently, utilizing employees to create a “social media… Read more »