5 Ways to Beat Every Other Candidate and Get Your Dream Tech Job!

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Competition for tech jobs is notoriously fierce, and if you want to edge out the competition and land your dream job, it’s necessary to pull out all the stops. Yes, you need a great resume and cover letter and you need to ace your interview, but there are some less-obvious but equally effective strategies you… Read more »

These 4 Careers are at The Top of the List to Be Replaced by AI

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AI adoption in business has been on the rise, especially over the last five years. Currently, AI tends to handle lower-level, mundane functions and enhances the work of humans, rather than replacing them. However, AI will take over many human-held jobs in the future, and there are few fields that will go unscathed. This includes… Read more »

Here are the Strongest Action Verbs to Use on Your Tech Resume

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Your resume gives a hiring manager their first look at who you are as a professional and it is important to take every step you can to stand out from the crowd. Unfortunately, most people’s resumes are drab and boring. By nature, a resume isn’t an exciting document, but your choice of language can mean… Read more »

How NYC is Edging Out Silicon Valley in Top Tech Niches

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Silicon Valley is synonymous with tech culture but in recent years, New York City has been earning enough of a reputation to potentially unseat the Valley as the capital of tech. In fact, in several key niches, New York is actually outpacing Silicon Valley, making it a top destination for growing businesses and for tech… Read more »

Transferable Skills That Will Make Your Tech Resume Stand Out

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Every tech job you apply to will have a list of IT skills that you must possess in order to land the job. However, hiring decisions are based on much more than your list of hard skills. Hiring decisions are made based on your experience, your performance in the interview, as well as soft skills… Read more »

The Perfect Fit: The BI Tools Your Company Needs

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The success of any business intelligence implementation lies in choosing the right tools. The self-service BI market has exploded in recent years, providing organizations of all sizes with nearly endless options. This has leveled the playing field, putting advanced BI tools within financial reach of SMBs, and has freed up IT teams from the bonds… Read more »

What’s the Most Ethical Way to Borrow a Code Idea?

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When a coder pours their heart and soul into a new idea, they naturally think of that code as their intellectual property. Unless they openly share the code on a platform like GitHub, many tech pros guard their ideas like Fort Knox. However, most great ideas in this world are born by taking something that… Read more »

Why Knowing a Company’s Details Can Help Get You the Job

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When preparing for a tech interview, you probably spend a lot of time thinking about anecdotes you can use to paint a picture of your experience. You probably also spend time practicing problem-solving exercises to demonstrate your technical skills. However, if you want to land the job, you should also focus on learning about the… Read more »

Is Your Social Media Presence Keeping You from Finding an IT Job?

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Just as you run “recon” on potential employers, they are collecting their own intel on you, as well.  Recently, CareerBuilder revealed that over 70% of all employers screen candidates on social media, and nearly three in four hiring managers will run a cursory Google Search on a candidate before interviewing them. If you haven’t taken… Read more »

The Right Way to Set Digital Transformation Goals for Your Business

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Digital transformations, when executed strategically, can give your business a strong competitive edge. Businesses that fail to transform cannot hope to remain competitive, and will likely not survive in this hyper-connected world. But success requires a measured and deliberate approach, and it is critical to set the right goals for digital transformation so that you… Read more »