The Right Way for Tech Pros to Negotiate a Higher Salary

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When it comes to negotiating salary, most tech pros fall into one of two categories. They either cringe at the thought of negotiating an offer, or they come out swinging with a crazy counter offer. The fact is, there is nothing wrong with negotiating salary when offered a job, in fact – it’s important to… Read more »

How to Create a Tech Career That’s Evergreen

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Many people consider tech to be an evergreen career, but the fact is, the evolutionary nature of IT means you must be proactive in order to remain relevant. A robust skill set will mean nothing if those skills become obsolete in the market. Experts predict another recession on the horizon, which means budget cuts, layoffs… Read more »

The Top Ten Tech Jobs of 2019

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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 »

Get to Know These Programming Languages to Find Hot New Jobs

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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 »

Setting Your Own Personal SMART Goals to Elevate Your Career in 2019

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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 »

How to Keep Your Career Fresh by Attending Tech Conferences

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There are endless ways for tech pros to keep their skills sharp and their careers moving forward: online classes, bootcamps, competitions, podcasts, blogs, forums, webinars, etc. No matter how you choose to keep up with the industry, there are a host of reasons why every pro should keep their careers fresh by attending conferences. Build… Read more »

It’s OK to Have a Two-Page Tech Resume in 2019

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For decades, experts have advocated for single-page resumes, no matter how vast your career has been. However, times and trends are changing. Thanks to the rise of tech consulting gigs and contract employment, short resumes don’t necessarily paint a picture of who a candidate is as a professional. Fortunately today, a two-page resume won’t necessarily… Read more »

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 »