How to Protect Your Company from Security Threats

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Security threats are one of the biggest issues that keep tech leaders up at night. Keeping your systems safe and secure is an ongoing battle, and it’s a battle most companies fear they will lose. According to recent data, only 26 percent of IT leaders feel that their departments are well-equipped to handle security threats…. Read more »

Cryptocurrency is in Free Fall But What Does that Mean for Blockchain?

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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 »

Changes to Expect from the H-1B Visa Program This Year

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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 »

Is Your Team Ready For The New Year?

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A new calendar year is an exciting time. It’s a fresh start and a chance to push yourself and your tech team to the next level.  There are many ways to prepare your team for the new year, but goal alignment is one of the most critical steps of the planning process. When you align… Read more »

How Contract IT Workers Fill Your Tech Talent Gap

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The tech talent gap is growing and today, tech professionals have more choices in the market than nearly any other profession in the US. Because of the ever-growing demand for high-level skills, job seekers can afford to be highly selective when making career decisions. This comes at a time when flexibility is more important than… Read more »

How Blockchain Is On Its Way to Widespread Enterprise Adoption

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Blockchain has enormous potential to disrupt and transform business. Experts agree that it can make organizations more efficient, control costs and increase revenue. However, only one percent of CIOs have adopted blockchain and only eight percent are in planning or experimental phases with the technology. Despite these low current numbers, blockchain technology is improving at… Read more »

A New H-1B Rule Won’t Benefit Large Tech Companies

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Few industries rely on H-1B visas as much as the tech industry does, and leaders have been keeping a close eye on proposed changes to the H-1B system since the current administration announced its intention to change the program. While new rules have not yet been implemented, tech leaders need to be aware of the… Read more »

3 Skills of the Most Successful Network Engineers

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As a network engineer, you’re fully aware of the technical skills you must possess in order to advance your career. However, long-term career success is about more than just a list of your hard skills. Successful network engineers all share some important traits in common, and these are the traits that will have a positive… Read more »

Humans and Tech Can Stop Phishing Together

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By now, nearly everyone with an email address knows to be wary of clicking links inside an email. However, nearly everyone has also clicked links inside an email.  And therein lies the draw of phishing attacks for hackers. They know that humans can be trusted to abandon common sense if they are in a hurry,… Read more »

How AI is Changing IT Recruiting

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Artificial intelligence (AI) is finding its way into nearly every aspect of the professional world, including recruiting. Hiring managers and recruiters are using AI-based programming to automate functions and make the recruiting process more efficient and more accurate. From job descriptions to sourcing to hiring decisions, here are a few ways AI is changing recruiting…. Read more »