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Most Men Are Afraid to Take Advantage of Paternity Leave

By | Jun 17, 2016 at 1:30 pm

While many entrepreneurs boast “hustle” as the only way to get ahead in life, an even balance can go a long way in creating a successful startup. And if you are looking to start a family, it’s important to understand how much time you…

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Philadelphia

Jane Makes New Hires More Affordable Than Ever

By | Jun 14, 2016 at 12:31 pm

You’ve heard it a thousand times: hiring a new employee costs far more money than keeping a current employee. Unfortunately, current employees are often the ones you want to fire in place of someone new. Some employees use this knowledge to push the envelope and…

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Interview Tips for All Recent Grads Who Want to Work in Tech

By | Jun 8, 2016 at 6:00 pm

As a recent grad, you’ve probably been plagued for the past year or two with talk of the “dismal” job market you’ll face in your upcoming search for full-time employment. Although the tech sphere can be a bit competitive, the truth is that if…

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Where Do Millennials Work the Longest Hours?

By | Jun 6, 2016 at 6:00 pm

It is no secret that millennials have gotten a bum rap when it comes to their ability to work. Whether it be their “laziness,” their “entitled-ness,” or their inability to stay off their smartphones for longer than a Nicki Minaj song, previous generations have…

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The Essential Traits Startups Look for in Potential Hires

By | Jun 3, 2016 at 3:40 pm

Perhaps you’re interested in a working at a startup, but not quite sure you fit the docket. Sure, the accomplishments listed on your resume are an important factor in your job search, but there are a lot of other things to be considered. It’s…

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15 Tech Companies Hiring Developers Right Now

By | Jun 3, 2016 at 3:00 pm

The job market may seem like it’s crowded these days with qualified candidates pouring in from various industries and backgrounds. But for those who are looking to start a career in development, there are several openings that may fit – ranging in roles and…

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Study: More-Supportive Bosses Produce Best-Performing Employees

By | Jun 1, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Greatness comes in many forms. Some people are great because they discover something. Some people are great because they invent something. Some people are even great because they’re really good at cutting cheese. But when it comes to your professional career, greatness often comes…

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Generalists Are More Employable Than Specialists

By | Jun 1, 2016 at 11:00 am

A good issue always has two sides: Apple versus Android, dogs versus cats, McDonald’s versus anything other than McDonalds. And when it comes to deciding your career path, the debate remains two-fold between generalists and specialists. And according to the data, the answer is pretty…

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Pittsburgh

Top 10 Job Markets for Recent College Grads

By | Jun 1, 2016 at 10:00 am

There are just a couple times in life when most people find themselves free to move wherever they’d like. The big one? Right after wrapping up your graduation ceremony and before you’ve located the perfect workplace. You never know when you’ll the amount of…

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Which Entry-Level IT Job is the Best Fit for Your Skill Set?

By | May 26, 2016 at 5:00 pm

In NACE’s Job Outlook 2016 Spring Update survey, employers identified their top four career readiness competencies – skills critical to entry-level IT jobs. Critical thinking and problem solving, professionalism and work ethic, teamwork, and communication skills all made the top of the list. If…

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5 Places to Network Yourself Into a New Job

By | May 24, 2016 at 3:44 pm

Getting your first job out of college is challenging enough, especially if you don’t have an internship or two under your belt. As you progress through the professional totem pole, networking becomes one of the key tactics that move you past the terrible automated…

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The 3 Tech Skills You Need to Significantly Increase Your Pay

By | May 19, 2016 at 11:00 am

Tech jobs are in demand, and roles in the industry are cropping up to meet the rising need for them. However, it’s not enough to simply want to fill these roles – qualified candidates must also have the skills necessary to succeed. Payscale recently…

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10 Best Entry-Level Remote Jobs for New Grads

By | May 18, 2016 at 9:27 am

For many job seekers, finding work that will make the most of your skills while being in the field you feel most passionate about can be a challenging task. Especially for new grads or those looking to jump into a new industry, the search…

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These Are the Top 15 Big Data Companies to Work For

By | May 16, 2016 at 3:00 pm

Big Data and business analytics companies are on the rise, especially with grads and new job seekers begin to flood the market. But when it comes to finding the best companies to work for, the information could get a bit lost in translation. A…

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These Are The Most Difficult Tech Jobs to Fill

By | May 13, 2016 at 3:00 pm

With the workforce growing each day, eager workers are sending out information in hopes of gaining employment from some of the tech industry’s leading companies. However, these companies aren’t filling these roles as quickly as the demand is hitting – so what gives? It…

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Top 10 Graduate Skills Valued by Employers

By | May 5, 2016 at 8:00 pm

With graduation right around the corner, a year’s worth of job seekers will be hitting the market in a few short months. And while college does a great job of preparing people for the real world (read: sarcasm), there are a few necessary skills that teachers…

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Top 10 States to Land a Telecommuting Job

By | May 4, 2016 at 10:20 am

Technology has made it easier than ever to break into the industry of your dreams. And for many job seekers, being in their field of choice isn’t the only requirement they have – a growing number of workers also want the flexibility of being…