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Chicago

Software M&A Has a Cybersecurity Problem That’s Only Getting Worse

By | Jun 20, 2017 at 10:50 am

Yesterday, news broke of likely the biggest government data breach in the history of the universe. Today, we bring you the latest cybersecurity study, which reveals that although the majority of software mergers and acquisitions are plagued by security concerns, most corporations still plan to…

Entrepreneur

10 Tips for Picking the Best Software to Use in Your Store

By | May 23, 2017 at 9:15 am

Having a good product or service is important. Without something worth selling, you’re not going to keep customers for long. But even if you have the best products in your industry, if your users can’t figure out how to buy what you’re offering, they’re…

Opinion/Analysis

3 Reasons Software Abandonment Should Scare Business Owners

By | May 13, 2017 at 10:30 am

Many business owners are drawn to the idea of a new software that promises to solve all their problems. In an endless quest to find a competitive edge by increasing efficiency, companies are constantly signing up for and trying new software products. The issue…

Jobs

Hiring Talent Is the Biggest Software Development Problem for Startups

By | Apr 11, 2017 at 2:20 pm

In the current climate, it’s not easy to get a job. Whereas candidates used to be able to lock down a position with a solid resumé and a charismatic smile, current applicants are put through arduous tests and stressful interviews just to be told…

HR and Recruiting

What’s New in the Software Development Industry in 2017

By | Apr 6, 2017 at 11:20 am

Software developing company Coding Sans has just released a 2017 report, the State of Software Development, in order to take a look at the trends, challenges and tactics that the modern software developer is facing today. Here’s a quick summation of key points from the report, which…

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Ecosystems

Phoenix

3 Lessons for Startups Trying to Solve an Industry Problem

By | Apr 6, 2017 at 10:30 am

When diving into a city’s ecosystem, a common question is where are all the startups? Sure you can ask around, but to have one central place where the community can turn to is not something ecosystems tend to have available. Having a hub where anyone…

Security

5 Cybersecurity Strategies Businesses Need to Implement in 2017

By | Mar 20, 2017 at 4:30 pm

Despite the prominence of cyber-attacks nationally, from politics-to-healthcare, most companies are doing little to protect themselves from hackers. According to Symantec, there were more than 429 million identities exposed in 2015 alone. Companies are at a higher risk of breaches now more than ever – 2016 breaches…

Wearables

Tech Markets Growing in 2017: Drones and AI-Powered Wearables

By | Mar 8, 2017 at 11:20 am

In 2017, the tech industry is doubling down on a couple gadgets popular in the last few years. In a world of venture capital, it’s important to note the distinction between how well-funded a tech industry is and how successful the product becomes. Though…

Opinion/Analysis

4 Tech Tips to Make Your Digital Sales Team More Productive

By | Jan 5, 2017 at 8:30 pm

Your inside sales strategy should include up-to-date technological tools that will increase your team’s productivity. The CEO of a startup is like the captain of a whaling ship. Some of his employees may be veterans with metaphorical sea legs while others may be beginning…

Software

JFrog Features the Complete Package for Faster Software Release

By | Dec 22, 2016 at 2:20 pm

With the way technology operates nowadays, almost every advanced company needs to slowly become a software company. Regardless of the field they operate in, using software is a necessity at this point, in order to give customers what they want. They also need to…

Programming education

The Software Engineering School That Could Land You a Great Career

By | Dec 13, 2016 at 11:20 am

The tech industry is booming, and all data indicates that it will continue to grow strongly. Considering this, it is reasonable to expect a high demand of qualified professionals, especially for the most sought programming languages. In addition, this industry is also witnessing an…

Software

3 Ways Good ERP Software Can Boost Productivity

By | Oct 12, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Everyone knows that technology can help raise your business to the next level. The use of cloud computing and the availability of supporting softwares are making businesses – from small startups to large corporations – strive in the face of evolution. There are so…

Productivity

6 Free Ways to Boost Your Agile Team Performance

By | Sep 28, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Agile turned 15 earlier this year, and although its popularity has had its ups and downs, it remains one of the most effective ways to quickly turn out good software. There are so many agile tools and guides and coaching programs available today it’s tempting…

Business

7 Benefits of Project Management Software in “Alternative” Fields

By | Sep 27, 2016 at 9:00 pm

Throughout the years, project management software has absolutely become crucial in most businesses. In addition to helping to organize and manage projects more efficiently, this kind of software allows for more careful planning, resulting in an improved attention to details and a more effective…

Business

7 Ways Cloud-Based Technology Is The Future Of HR Software

By | Aug 17, 2016 at 5:00 pm

In today’s fast-paced business environment, one buzzword that is being implemented across the globe is the cloud. They use it for everything from data storage to business connectivity. And using it for HR is an obvious move for business owners around the world. Managers…

Jobs/HR/Recruiting

Here’s Why Startups Should Invest in HR Software

By | Jul 6, 2016 at 10:00 pm

Startups have to organize their finances in a lot of interesting ways. Part of that organization is through an investment in various software packages to make life easier from day to day. And while some companies forget to prioritize their HR department, human resources softwares can go a long…

Opinion/Analysis

How You Can Develop Better Software

By | May 20, 2016 at 10:18 am

With an app for everything and SaaS startups popping like mushrooms after the rain the competition for users has gotten fierce at the software domain. Coding just another product that “does some stuff” is no longer enough. Users who spend 10+ hours a day…