11 January

4 Ways to Train Employees Effectively

Traditional training methods aren’t living up to expectations. In a recent InterCall survey of over 200 employees, one-third said their company’s techniques aren’t a productive use of time and another third said they weren’t interesting or engaging. Fortunately, with improvements in technology, it’s now easier for employers to utilize a variety of interactive training models that cater to different learning techniques. By incorporating a mix of training methods,…

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15 December

Looking for a job in data? Find out how much you could earn in data analytics in 2018

Online companies rely on good data to make informed business decisions so the demand for experienced and qualified data analytics professionals shows little sign of abating. According to Prosperity, salaries for data professionals with fewer than three years’ experience will start at 45k in 2018, while a senior Data Analyst with 5+ years’ experience can expect to earn 100k. Job Title Salary Data Analyst 55K –…

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27 November

3 Ways to Get a Better Job in 2018

Many people head into the new year with all sorts of personal improvement goals. Some people want to lose weight, others vow to stop a bad habit, and a lot of folks hope to get a better job. To get a better job, you need someone who's hiring. That's not something you can do yourself, but there is a lot of work you can do to…

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8 September

Want to be successful? These skills will help you in any career

There are plenty of tech jobs out there but the IT industry isn’t for everyone. That doesn’t mean you can’t brush up on some technical skills. There’s no doubt that the technology sector is booming right now. Even if you don’t want a job in this field, that doesn’t mean that certain technical skills can’t be extremely helpful to you, no matter what industry you’re in.…

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3 April

Eight Tips for IT Career Longevity

As with all things worthwhile, pursuing a career that is meaningful and fulfilling requires a significant investment in preparation and learning. Most of us have a signifier of success that we want to reach. Once we reach the point where we feel we are finally “there,” though, how do we decide where to put our focus? How can we keep our careers on track for the…

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4 January

Wondering which programming language is right for you? Here's some inspiration

You don’t need us to tell you that when it comes to tech, staying ahead of the curve is a pretty good idea. In such an innovative and fast-paced industry, new technologies are emerging every week, every day… basically all the time! Sometimes there’s no way to predict what’s right around the corner; all we can do is look at current trends and speculate where they…

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22 July

If you're relying on what you know today, you're already irrelevant, says Accenture CHRO

It’s no secret that the tech sector is one of the fastest-growing industries in the world. Staying relevant and, indeed, staying ahead of the curve, can be a challenge. Part of the challenge facing any tech sector company is finding and developing the talent that will help you grow a successful business. An even bigger challenge is retaining them. Though, according to Accenture’s chief leadership and…

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13 July

Top 10 keyboard shortcuts everyone should know

Using keyboard shortcuts can greatly increase your productivity, reduce repetitive strain, and help keep you focused. For example, to copy text, you can highlight text and press the Ctrl + C shortcut. The shortcut is faster than moving your hands from the keyboard, highlighting with the mouse, choosing copy from the file menu, and then returning to the keyboard. Below are the top 10 keyboard shortcuts…

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