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The Top 10 Skills Required of IT Professionals

By | Jul 26, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Working in IT is no easy feat. You are surrounded by people that not only need your help, but that also have no idea how you’re helping them. And if you have to hear one more person ask if they can open their personal documents…

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What Facebook Can Teach Your Company About Retaining Talent

By | Jul 26, 2016 at 12:30 pm

When it comes to creating company culture that encourages talent and promoting the best from its employees, it requires not just the best from the ones that get hired, but from those that do the hiring and create a long-term company culture. And while…

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Study: Asking For Advice Makes You Appear Smarter

By | Jul 22, 2016 at 8:00 pm

There’s nothing scarier than asking for advice at a new job. You’re afraid your coworkers will think you’re stupid. You’re worried your boss will stop giving you good assignments. You’re even concerned that your dad will somehow find out and make fun of you…

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These Side Hustles Don’t Require a Ton of Cash

By | Jul 22, 2016 at 5:00 pm

When it comes to starting a small business, many people are both excited and intimidated by the idea. Many are tempted by the idea of working remotely or being their own boss, but it can be expensive to start a new side business. However,…

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Use Math to Find the Perfect Job with This Equation

By | Jul 19, 2016 at 7:00 pm

Finding a job can be exhausting. Between sending out resumés and going to interviews, there is almost no time to vet the companies you’re applying to. And when you don’t understand who might be hiring you, that’s when you make the worst mistake of…

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Millennials Will Be First Generation to Earn Less Than Parents

By | Jul 19, 2016 at 2:30 pm

Millennials have had to endure quite a lot in their short run in the adult world. They are constantly criticized for their silly interests while being refused access to the adulthood they so heartedly desire. From claims of laziness to a dwindling job market,…

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These Are the 15 Highest-Paying New York City Jobs

By | Jul 18, 2016 at 4:45 pm

New York City is often seen as one of the most desirable places to live in the U.S. With the bustling mix of cultures and industries, it’s no wonder that so many flocks to this landmark city. But with its popularity comes a high…

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Top 20 In-Demand Freelance Skills

By | Jul 14, 2016 at 12:30 pm

Today’s work culture is changing more rapidly than ever – as many employees are finding themselves trying to make sense of an increasingly competitive job market and a dwindling number of jobs to meet that need. But even with these uncertainties, there’s a growing…

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The Top 5 Things Millennials Look for in a Job

By | Jul 13, 2016 at 2:08 pm

Millennials are entering the workforce at record numbers. And with college degrees under their belts and a desire to prove all those naysayers wrong, their lazy butts aren’t settling for employment that is less than stellar. They want perks, they want purpose, and gosh…

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How Salary Negotiations Happen in Tech [Infographic]

By | Jul 13, 2016 at 10:19 am

When it comes to the workforce, equal payment in the workforce is a reoccurring issue. And even in tech, where wage gap disparities are even greater by gender than the rest of the work industry, it can be challenging to figure out where the…

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35 Companies Hiring Part-Time Remote Work Now

By | Jul 12, 2016 at 10:15 am

The summer can be an interesting time for workers. While many are planning their next vacation or spending as much time in the sun as possible, for others these can be a time of stress. For those who spend the rest of the year…

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9 Platforms to Find Top Tech Talent

By | Jul 11, 2016 at 10:17 am

As Seth Godin has famously noted, the purpose of entrepreneurship is to build something bigger than yourself, be it a product, company, or some paradigm-shifting innovation. Even compared to founding a startup, it’s particularly difficult to build something larger than yourself by just yourself….

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Here’s Where All the Tech Jobs Are Going

By | Jul 8, 2016 at 6:00 pm

The tech industry seems to be in high demand these days – startups are constantly emerging, while even non-tech focused jobs are placing more emphasis on their employees having technical skills. But even with this rising demand, there’s an interesting trends of tech jobs…

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US Workforce Filled with More College Grads Than Ever

By | Jul 7, 2016 at 4:00 pm

College has been a staple of successful students for decades.  And while the value of college has been in question in recent years due to sky-rocketing prices and a paltry job market, it is no secret that higher education gives you an advantage over…

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The Top 15 Countries In Need of Qualified Employees

By | Jul 5, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Innovations in technology have made the job market considerably more difficult for employees lacking a familiarity with modern day skills. Everything from computer science experience to social media prowess have become sought after skill sets that make employers drool. And fortunately for you, there are some…

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The Top 50 Most Millennial-Approved Employers in 2016

By | Jun 30, 2016 at 11:00 am

Employer branding agency Universum Global just released the results of a massive study: 267,084 student respondents from around the world offered answers about their favorite employers. They even broke down the results by the students’ area of study: Tech/IT students had different responses than business…

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How to Deal With Getting Fired in the Digital Age

By | Jun 24, 2016 at 9:45 am

With the rise of the internet, it’s hard to escape the public eye. Any public figure has to field an unreasonable number of Twitter mentions and Facebook page comments from anyone who decides to chat. And when some major life event takes place, it draws…