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California

Top Colleges and Majors, Ranked by Future Earning Potential

By | Aug 30, 2017 at 1:30 pm

We can all debate the finer points of going to college — some go purely to learn more about the world, some see it as a stepping stone in an ambitious career, most just think they have to go in order to get any…

Diversity

Leading Tech Firms Committed to Closing Skills Gap by Promoting Women in STEM

By | Aug 8, 2017 at 10:50 am

There will be an estimated two million computing and engineering positions that need to be filled over the next decade. While that might sound pretty great for those excited about job growth, the talent pool in these fields is far from capable enough to…

Enqos – Tower V2

Jobs

5 Tech Jobs Companies Will Need to Fill

By | Jul 6, 2017 at 7:15 am

With the insanely fast speed of technological development and new startups popping up every day, it is difficult to keep track of all the changes in the job market. Many jobs that were once at the top of the recruiting list will either be…

Entrepreneur

4 Must-Have Technical Skills for Online Solopreneurs

By | May 25, 2017 at 8:30 pm

Being an online solopreneur is truly commendable. It takes guts to charge into the treacherous world of entrepreneurship, even more so if you plan to face most of the challenges and responsibilities yourself. Fortunately, being shorthanded should no longer be a problem for online…

Games

Security Hole Is the Hacker Video Game Designed to Make You Think

By | Oct 18, 2016 at 5:50 pm

Steam is likely the biggest gaming platform on the market right now. It features thousands of games, some big and some small, which can be purchased and downloaded with ease, and they have been. But in some cases, quality games go unappreciated right when they…

Funding

San Francisco

Everwise Raises $16M, Launches Employee Skill Development Platform

By | Oct 11, 2016 at 10:30 am

Today, San Francisco-based Everwise has announced the successful close of a $16 million Series B round. Their latest round is led by Sequoia Capital, with support from prior investors Canvas Ventures and Webb Investment Network. The company is said to use their latest injection…

Tips & How To’s

The Top 10 Most In-Demand Tech Skills Right Now

By | Sep 8, 2016 at 11:00 am

Job search application 500 Miles just released a report, using big data to figure out which skills were in the highest demand across 350,000 tech companies all over the world. The goal: to “provide deep insights that help you make more informed decisions about the skills you…

Tips & How To’s

5 Ways to Learn a New Skill Online

By | Aug 8, 2016 at 11:00 am

The Internet is an amazing tool that can make our lives much easier and put us in contact with the entire world. At the same time, it’s also an excellent way to procrastinate with lots of memes and jokes to look at. But, if…

Jobs

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…

Tips & How To’s

These Are the Skills to Master for Long-Term Success

By | Jun 28, 2016 at 3:00 pm

No matter what industry you’re working in, finding long-term success can depend on a multitude of factors. It isn’t just a matter of adaptability, skill, or hard work when it comes to finding success – it’s also dependent on the other skills that make…

Jobs

16 Jobs That Allow You to Be a Digital Nomad

By | Apr 22, 2016 at 10:27 am

What is a digital nomad? A digital nomad is simply someone who works remotely while traveling the world. All a digital nomad needs to do his or her job effectively, is a fast laptop, a good WiFi connection and a productive environment. If you…

Tips & How To’s

The Number 1 Mistake to Avoid as a New Entrepreneur

By | Apr 19, 2016 at 4:18 pm

Diving headfirst into the world of entrepreneurship can be exciting, yet intimidating. There’s so much to tackle, even before you have your first big idea. But while there are many ways to tackle entrepreneurship, there’s one critical skill you have to get a grip…

Opinion/Analysis

What to Do in College if You Don’t Want to Lose Your Job to a Robot

By | Dec 19, 2015 at 6:00 pm

What’s your imagination for the future? Oh, did a scene for Star Wars immediately come to your mind? Maybe you are thinking of huge machines that are slowly destroying the world? Whatever your scenario is, technology certainly takes place in it. Even if we…

Business

How Technology Helps Us Learn New Skills

By | Dec 3, 2015 at 4:00 pm

From our computers, to our front lawns, and all the way to our homes – technology has vastly improved the way that we learn and practice new skills. Recent technological innovations now facilitate much of how we gather new information, process feedback, and acquire…

Productivity

6 Time Management Tips to Boost Skills and Productivity

By | Nov 20, 2015 at 8:00 pm

Time management is the basic requirement for success in your personal and professional life. Managing multiple tasks in less time is the real skill for anyone. Sometimes, you may feel overburdened; as if you are running short of time and have plenty of tasks…

Infographics / Images

8 Entrepreneurial Skills To Teach Kids [INFOGRAPHIC]

By | Oct 25, 2015 at 8:00 am

It’s amazing how some of the lessons you learn as a kid really stick with you. Childhood is when you’re the most impressionable and you’re basically a human sponge, sucking up knowledge and “way of the world” information from everyone around you. The way the…

Tips & How To’s

6 Skills to Become a Graphic Designer

By | Aug 30, 2015 at 12:00 pm

Are you talented in the visual arts and thinking about starting your career in the graphic design industry? Most jobs in the graphic design sector require a creative mind and a original approach to problem solution. But to be an outstanding graphic designer you…