Did you know that 60 percent of students test as “not ready” for college and the workforce? This issue raises the question: Does the business community have an obligation, opportunity and capacity to influence this for the better?
If being better together as a collective body is the goal, then ultimately, the gathering stands as the catalyst for the future into which we desire to be propelled. And if we want our body to function at its peak performance, then all parts must function at the same level. After all, a chain is only as strong as its weakest link.
Successfully sourcing excellent technology candidates is a science rather than an art. This is especially the case when your company quickly needs to close a skills gap.
Setting realistic expectations remains an important soft skill for technology managers. Failure to do so leads to a downturn in morale when a project goes poorly and ultimately fails. Alternatively, when expectations are properly set, improved inspiration and exemplary performance are the usual results. What follows is a closer look at the role of goals […]
Summertime is great for taking a vacation to burn off some steam, but refocusing your efforts on your job afterward is a must. Remember, keeping your productivity level at its highest throughout the year plays an essential role in forging a successful technology career. If you lack motivation in the office, expect your manager to […]
by Insights If you are a fresh graduate with a technical degree in hand, embarking on your first job search seems pretty harrowing. After all, without any tangible professional experience – maybe except for an internship – are companies going to be interested in you? But don’t worry; one great way to bootstrap your tech […]
By Insights Any company’s website needs to provide a compelling experience to first-time visitors. After all, remember what they say about not getting a second chance to make a first impression. Additionally, considering most people browsing the web now do so on a mobile device, the corporate website also needs to look great on a […]
By Insights The Cloud remains one of the most significant technological innovations of the last decade. Companies continue to leverage “as a Service” solutions to transfer some or all of their technical infrastructure to Cloud-based service providers. Even consumers use the Cloud to back up vital data, including photos and other media. But is it safe? If […]
By Insights Hardly a day goes by without a hacking incident appearing on the evening news. With the exponential growth of eCommerce, social media, and online banking, cybercriminals enjoy a copious number of easy targets. Businesses aren’t immune to the scourge of cybercrime, as hackers regularly infect corporate networks with malware, or worse yet, ransomware. […]
The field of information technology is always evolving, and if you want to stay on the cutting edge, you need to be smarter and better than your competitors. One of the key competitive advantages you can develop is to perfect your hiring process, so you can land top talent and make sure your staff is […]