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3 Health IT Job Trends to Watch in the New Year

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Health IT is a field of constant change. As the various tenets of Obamacare impact healthcare delivery and technology advances at rapid rates, big changes are bound to impact the industry in the new year. But how will these changes affect health IT job seekers? Keep the following trends in mind as you search for… Read more »


What Code Should You Learn in 2015? [Infographic]

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As 2014 comes to a close, it’s time to think about our plans for 2015.  Learning how to code may be in your list of resolutions, and why wouldn’t it be? It’s a skill that is in high demand, with employers looking to hire people with proficiency, technical knowledge, and the ability to obtain and process… Read more »


The LinkedIn for Real Estate Professionals, RealConnex, Raises $3.5M in Series A Funding

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Miami-based startup RealConnex announced today that it has raised $3.5 million Series A financing round led by Star Capital. RealConnex connects the real estate ecosystem in one online platform, so professionals in the industry can have access to each other and scope out opportunities, in real time. According to The Starting Gate, the new funding will be used… Read more »


Here’s a List of the Highest-Paid Tech Internships

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That’s it. I’m leaving my job as a writer and putting my nonexistent coding skills to the test by becoming an intern at some badass tech company! Okay, I’m not really going to do it, but once you see how much some software engineers are getting paid through internships at some of the major tech companies, you… Read more »



Science Can Explain Why You Hate Mondays

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Science can explain a lot of things, even how you hate a Monday like today. So now drink that coffee, and maybe this will help you understand why Mondays are particularly difficult days:   1. Your Sleep Pattern Changes during the Weekend And it’s not in the way you expect. According to an article published on Mental Floss,… Read more »


Why Startups Should Hire Big [Infographic]

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Any entrepreneur with a new business venture can tell you that hiring is not easy when you’re on a budget. Sometimes you hire an unqualified employee you believe to be a “fast learner” and willing to work for less. There is also the question of time spent on recruitment, when you’re too busy trying to grow your startup,… Read more »


President Obama Supports Net Neutrality and Why You Should Care

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Update: Read FCC response to President Obama’s statement here. US President Barack Obama announced today his support for “free and open Internet” rules to ensure that no service is stuck in a “slow lane” without paying a fee. He urged the independent Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to “implement the strongest possible rules to protect net neutrality,” a… Read more »


7 Must-Have Tools to Become an Effective Content Writer

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Writing is an activity that demands a lot of time, effort, and ideas. Every writer has their own shortcomings when it comes to content composition. One of the reasons they fail to meet their deadlines is because they get stuck in creative ruts. Being in such state is what most authors trying to avoid. Whether… Read more »




CanUStart: Online Matchmaker For Restaurant Owners and the Perfect Staff

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Miami-based CanUStart understands how hard it is to find the right staff in the hospitality industry. The online platform uses algorithm that matches restaurants seeking staff quickly, effectively and inexpensively to pre-qualified talent. Founded by former staffing manager Tamar Lucien, and tech developer Kwame Ampem, CanUStart works with job seekers by alerting them of any errors on their… Read more »


Venture For America Announces Miami Fellows

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Venture For America has announced the first batch of fellows coming to Miami. The nonprofit organization works to connect recent grads with startups. They recently expanded their program to Miami thanks to The Knight Foundation’s funding of USD $126,000 VFA focuses on growing entrepreneurial communities with low cost of living, and the program has been in places in cities… Read more »