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Paying down technical debt – old and cluttered code clogging up the system – is something that most tech teams have on their wish list, but often fail to get to amid much more pressing and mission-critical tasks. However, cluttered codebases create a tangled mess for future developers. It is worth it to put a… Read more »

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If you are a tech pro with a robust skill set, a long list of successful projects and a history of creating excellent work but you still think you’re not good enough for your role, you’re not alone. Imposter syndrome – the inability to believe that your success is well-deserved based on your effort and… Read more »

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Anyone who watches tech or finance headlines has witnessed the rapid rise – and recent decline of cryptocurrency. At the end of 2018, crypto was in somewhat of a freefall, with bitcoin reaching a 13-month low of $5,000. Other popular cryptocurrencies were also feeling the pinch, and the market has lost almost $700 billion in… Read more »

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When you think of overcoming burnout, you probably think of taking an extended vacation, from which you return refreshed and re-energized.  But too often, within days of returning to work, you feel no better than you did before you left. If you are stuck in a cycle of constantly putting out fires for your tech… Read more »

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Tech pros know that their skills are in high demand and employers are pulling out all the stops to attract the best and the brightest. Salaries continue to climb, new jobs are posted every hour, and benefits packages are getting more robust. If you’re looking to grow your tech career this year, it pays to… Read more »

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EARNED BY LESS THAN TWO PERCENT OF ALL STAFFING AGENCIES IN THE U.S. AND CANADA   EAST WINDSOR, NJ – FEBRUARY 26, 2019 – Talon, a leading IT staffing company announced today that they have won ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for providing superior service to their clients and job seekers. Additionally, this yearTalon was… Read more »

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Right before the 2018 holiday season, the US government announced its new H-1B visa application process. Tech companies rely heavily on the H-1B program to source overseas talent, so if your organization is planning on continuing the practice, it’s time to brush up on the changes. A New H-1B Registration Process On December 3, 2018,… Read more »

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Some programming languages like C++ and Java seem to have unlimited staying power, but there are new languages emerging right now that are poised to make a big impact in the industry. Evolving hardware like wearable tech and IoT as well as AI, cryptocurrency and blockchain require more sophisticated programming languages. If you are looking… Read more »

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Is blockchain finally becoming normal?  At the start of the New Year, MIT Technology Review took a stand, positing that 2019 will be the year in which blockchain finally reaches mass utilization. The Case For Blockchain Normalization The piece starts off giving a history of blockchain and reminds the reader that the technology was built… Read more »

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Are you ready to make 2019 your year? You’re not alone. Most people start off a new year with the best intentions, with their sights set on getting a promotion, a raise, learning a new skill or even finding a new job. However, the majority of people who set new year’s goals never make it…. Read more »