Embracing Change on the Road to DevOps Maturity

“Transformation” may be an overused word in IT circles, but when it comes to implementing DevOps, it’s an accurate one. Getting your development and operations teams fully aligned — both internally and externally — requires a full commitment to embracing change and applying new skills in real-time.   DevOps isn’t the goal itself, but rath...

Why “Ghosting” is Becoming a Frightening Trend

There’s a long tradition of using dating terminology in the recruiting world, from “wooing” candidates to “matchmaking” for a perfect fit. It’s no surprise that “ghosting” is the latest crossover term to emerge. In the hiring context, it refers to candidates who suddenly and completely disappear and refuse to engage.   Unfortunately, ...

Driving Better Business Outcomes Using AI in Telecom and Healthcare

The most innovative and best-funded companies in the world—think Google, Amazon, Apple, Uber—are snapping up top AI researchers and PhDs from the world of academics. In what an article in The New Stack labels the “Academic AI Brain Drain,” these firms are aggressively inv...

7 Tips to Boost Your Career with Social Media

Chances are strong you came across this blog post via Twitter, LinkedIn, or Facebook, and that’s not surprising. The average American spends more than two hours a day on social media platforms, according to a recent Digital Information World article. Bu...

Make the Talent Shortage Work for You: Better Opportunities & More Money

Under 2%. That’s the estimated unemployment rate for technology professionals, and there are few signs that demand is letting up. That’s great news for IT pros as hiring cycles speed up and employers seek more creative ways to attract and retain talent. Here are some tips to upskill and upsell to take advantage of market dynamics.   ...

Putting Artificial Intelligence to Work for Your Business

As Artificial Intelligence Business Solutions become more accessible, smaller and mid-sized enterprises will benefit from newfound opportunities to capture greater efficiency and analysis. With barriers to entry falling, CIOs and product managers have incredible tools at their fingertips; tools that, just a few years ago, would have been cost-prohibitive and cumbersome. Even...

Tapping Into Your Network: Who and How to Ask for Help During Your Job Search

A huge part of job searching is not simply apply for jobs and sending out resumes, but networking effectively. When you are looking for a new job or the next step in your career, it is crucial to ask friends, family, and acquaintances for help along the way. How you ask for help matters, too. You must be tactful, but straightforward and earnest. Don’t beat around the bush ...

How to Hire Great Tech Talent

Earlier this year, the unemployment rate for tech professionals fell below 2% and everyone, from software developers to ...

6 Signs You Will Thrive as a Tech Contractor

Have you considered making a change in how you work? Gig work is taking over the tech world (along with other industries) and more ...

7 Tools Every IT Hiring Manager Needs

Hiring managers have a tough job, especially with unemployment in the tech industry at 1.9% as of May 2018. AI is changing the way we work and ...

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