6 Technical Interview Tips for Prospective Software Engineers

By | Oct 22, 2016 at 12:45 pm

This article is courtesy of the Galvanize blog. Interested in entrepreneurship, web development, or data science? Check out the Galvanized Newsletter, bringing you the best content from The Learning Community for Technology. Job interviews are absolutely terrifying. It doesn’t matter how much you’ve prepped. The…


5 Digital Tools to Speed Up Your Job Hunt

By | Oct 21, 2016 at 6:30 pm

Do you feel your job hunt efforts are inefficient? Do you want to jump-start your career but not sure how to do it? Well, the truth is that job search can be quite time-consuming. In fact, it is something that you shouldn’t rush. However,…


63 Percent of Sports Tech Companies Were Created After 2011

By | Oct 21, 2016 at 4:30 pm

According to a pretty comprehensive look at the sector from Top Tier Capital, a venture capital specialist managing niche-focused funds of funds, sports tech is on the rise. They also broke down the sector by niche, offering a look inside which types of tech within the…



International Talent Is Flocking to High-Skill, High-Paying U.S. Jobs

By | Oct 21, 2016 at 1:30 pm

Expect to see a growing diversity of nationalities represented in the tech and industrial areas that offer the most highly-skilled and well-paid positions: New data from job search site indicates that the international searches are landing on a specific type of job. What’s the Draw?…


Technology Is Changing the Way People Negotiate

By | Oct 20, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Negotiation is an age-old art that has formed the business world since its inception. One of the biggest issues you’ll discover is that 67% of negotiated decisions has already been made before a customer ever makes contact with you. That’s where negotiation starts. In recent years, the…




Workspot Raises $6.2M to Add Rocket Fuel to VDI Product Growth

By | Oct 20, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Today, Cupertino-based Workspot is announcing the successful close of a $6.2 million Series B round. The latest round is led by Presidio Ventures, with additional support from Follow[the]Seed, Helion, Translink, and WTI. According to a company spokeswoman, Workspot will primarily use the latest capital…


How the Rise of Chatbots Points to a New Internet

By | Oct 20, 2016 at 1:30 pm

Chatbots are, increasingly, a thing. Major investments from Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Amazon in 2016 have proven that the concept will become a major player in 2017 and onward. But how large a player will it be? And what’s the greater meaning behind the shift…


6 Branding Mistakes You’re Probably Making

By | Oct 19, 2016 at 7:30 pm

This article is courtesy of BusinessCollective, featuring thought leadership content by ambitious young entrepreneurs, executives & small business owners. Your brand is the most valuable aspect of your business, and unfortunately, it’s also the most fragile. With every business in the world possess an…



Alternatives to Silicon Valley, According to the Data

By | Oct 19, 2016 at 9:15 am

As Silicon Valley grows, certain aspects start looking less and less appealing, from office and living rents to average commute time to the cost of living overall. Luckily, the U.S. has plenty of other tech hubs. We’ve written about most of these alternatives, from…


Can Entrepreneurs Survive Life Without Using Credit Cards?

By | Oct 18, 2016 at 9:00 pm

As a young entrepreneur, you may be overwhelmed by the expenses involved in so many different business ventures. After taking out loans to sustain your business operations, you are considering the option of getting a credit card. However, you may not need to go…


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Codesmith Raised $1.1 Million Funding Round Led by Test Prep CEO

By | Oct 18, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Coding bootcamps have proven to the cure for a workforce that isn’t qualified to handle the complicated technologies that rule the business world today. They are relatively short, they are taught by experts, and they provide an avenue to employment after graduation. And one well-known…


Samsung’s Note 7 Loss Is Apple’s iPhone 7 Gain

By | Oct 18, 2016 at 9:15 am

Samsung, as you may have heard, is having a terrible year. You know your smartphone will fail when the federal government makes it a crime to bring it on board an airplane. Just last week, Samsung began sending out fire-proof boxes for those who wished…


Netflix Subscribers Are Way Up Even After That Price Hike

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 7:30 pm

Netflix estimated 2 million new subscribers this last quarter. The actual number: 3.2 million. Better yet is the amount that Netflix was able to add to its market cap once this news was unveiled: $10 million. Looks like Netflix, which this year began rolling…


Here’s How Bots Can Take Down Your Startup’s Website

By | Oct 17, 2016 at 6:30 pm

Bots. A word that brings fear and concern to even the most savvy technology user, as it should. While some bots are helpful to your startup’s website, there are plenty of malicious ones out there looking to take it down. Bad bots can generate false…