Interview Tips

Nothing is worse than going in to an interview unprepared. Hiring managers notice if you haven’t researched the job or even the company. Before you sit down for your next interview, remember to do the following: 1. Research the company. 2. Know who is interviewing you, and research information on them (when available). 3. Know […]

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Industry Discussion: Telecom

The telecom industry has to do with any company using, selling, or handling telecommunications. Telecommunications, in essence, is any form of communication. For technology, the telecommunications world consists of satellites, cable, radio waves, wireless, phone lines, etc. There are many different areas a person can go into in the telecom industry which makes a career […]

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Career Highlight: Business Intelligence

Business Intelligence, (BI for short), is the platform that helps integrate raw, complicated data into useful/meaningful data for a company. In other words, BI helps to simplify data, and help people in an organization understand the data better. A person in BI will help to build, report, process, measure, and analyze all of the data. They […]

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Industry Discussion: Healthcare

The healthcare industry is always in demand. Since the world will always need doctors, hospitals, medical offices, etc., this is a great industry to be in for your career. In recent years, this industry has boomed, and will continue to grow rapidly. Most people in this industry have a passion for healthcare, and/or helping people. […]

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Career Hightlight: Data Warehousing

Data Warehousing is the process of reporting and analyzing data on a database. A Data Warehouse is the central place/location of where data is stored. In data warehousing, a person is responsible for overseeing that data is uploaded from one system to another, and then integrated properly. A person in data warehousing is also responsible for reporting […]

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Job Search Tips for the New Year

Welcome to 2016! The start of the new year is a good time to refresh your job search strategies and find good, quality jobs that fit your skills, wants, and needs. Refine Your Network: Is your LinkedIn profile up to date? Are there people in your LinkedIn network you can contact? What about networking with […]

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Keep Your IT Skills Fresh

The Technology world is always evolving. It is imperative to keep your IT skills fresh, and learn the new skills needed to be successful in your career. On-the-job learning and development does not have to be time-consuming. Start out by reading a few technology articles to see what is new in the industry. You can […]

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Career Highlight: Network Engineer

A Network Engineer is an important role to any IT department. This job ranges from entry level, all the way to a subject matter expert. If you are interested in how a computer’s network functions, this may be the job for you. A Network Engineer is responsible for the maintenance and monitoring of a computer’s […]

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How to Handle a Difficult Situation Gracefully

Handling Difficult Bosses or Team Members: Ignoring the situation will only make things worse. The most important thing you need to do is address the difficult person immediately. Many times, people do not know they are being difficult or acting unreasonable. If it is your boss, have a talk with him or her, and discuss […]

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Salary Negotiations

Discussing salary with your boss or Human Resources can always be stressful. We all hope for salary increases, bonuses, etc., but we can’t walk into a meeting expecting any of that. Salary negotiations can be tricky, but the important thing is to bring your best foot forward in all the discussions. Highlight Your Accomplishments: No […]

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