How to Save Your Tech Career When it’s Going in the Wrong Direction

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You may be familiar with the saying, “The best laid plans of mice and men often go awry.” You can plan your career down to the last detail, but things will not always go the way you envision. Perhaps the startup you worked for folded. Maybe you got looked over for a promotion. Or you… Read more »

Why Are Your Best Tech Employees Leaving?

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Would it surprise you to learn that the average tenure for today’s IT professional is just 3.8 years?  In the tech sector, it’s not just finding great people that’s a challenge – keeping them is also a challenge.  Competition for talent continues to be fierce, and companies are pulling out all the stops to lure… Read more »

The Most Effective Way to Research a Company Before Your Interview

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The key to acing an interview lies in your preparation. The more thoroughly you prepare, the more relaxed you will be. When you feel relaxed, you can focus on answering questions clearly, asking thoughtful questions and your true personality will shine through. Remember that while you are being judged by the hiring manager, interviews are… Read more »

How Is The Cloud Altering A Startup’s DNA?

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Large companies have struggled for years to migrate systems to the cloud thanks to decades of relying on complex, proprietary software and infrastructure. However, keeping data offsite and accessing it through the internet allows companies to stay agile and nimble. While the cloud is still out of reach for some large organizations, it is perfectly… Read more »

Follow These Tips to Develop the Next Generation of IT Leaders

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There has been a great deal of focus on the IT skill gap at the employee level, but given the age of many people in tech leadership positions, there is a growing gap occurring at the top of the IT chain of command. Experienced leaders are retiring or are opting for second acts as consultants,… Read more »

Where are Tech Jobs Experiencing the Most Growth?

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Every HR team and tech leader know that the IT workforce is in a continual state of rapid evolution. Just when you think you’ve got your salary and staffing resources allocated effectively, the ground moves beneath your feet, making it difficult to strategize, budget and plan staffing decisions. To help you get a handle on… Read more »

Looking for a High-Paying Tech Job? Try One of These Industries

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Lots of tech professionals seek out jobs in the tech industry itself. People naturally want to be involved in the fast-paced world of startups, and there is a great deal of cache involved in saying you work for the next “big thing” in technology. However, if you’re someone that values a great salary, you might… Read more »

Seven Sizzling Tech Jobs You Need to Hire for Now

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In today’s technology-driven environment, companies are only as good as the tech they deploy and technology can only be as good as the team behind it.  Building a tech team is unique, as it requires a constant focus on the future. Companies can’t afford to be complacent with the group they have today, because changes… Read more »

How New Visa Rules Will Affect the Cybersecurity Industry

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For many years, the American cybersecurity industry has been able to bridge the ever-expanding skill gap through global recruiting, seeking out talented professionals wherever they may live.  However, the recent “Buy American and Hire American” executive order that puts new restrictions on the H-1B visa program has companies that rely on global talent scrambling to… Read more »

What Role Does Open Source Play in Digital Disruption?

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Software and other digital innovations have been disrupting the way we do business at a rapid pace. Netflix forever changed the way we consume movies and television, Uber disrupted the taxicab business and Amazon upended the retail landscape. Open source technology, software with source code that is freely available for public viewing, contribution, and redistribution,… Read more »