5 Free Ways to Develop Your IT Skills

Information Technology is always evolving. As soon as you think you know the next big thing, a new big thing comes along that challenges the status quo. To stay competitive in the IT market, it is imperative that you focus on the continued development of your technology skills. But how can you do that without spending a fortune on further education or certifications? It may be easier than you think. Here are some easy ways to keep developing your IT skills.

4 Ways to Write a Killer IT Cover Letter

For a period of time, the cover letter was considered a dead art. Recently, they have been revived. Why? Because recruiters and hiring managers were receiving dozens of cookie-cutter resumes and found that a cover letter was the only thing that helped candidates stand apart from their competition. In fact, IT is a highly competitive industry, so there is no reason that you shouldn’t put your best foot forward with a stellar cover letter. Here are some ways you can make your letter great.

4 Tips to Be an Effective IT Manager

Making the transition from a hands-on technical role to management isn’t always an easy move. Managers have a very different skill set than their employee counterparts. But can you learn good management techniques to make the switch in your career easier? If you want to know the ways to be a more effective IT manager, here are our top tips.

Career Shift: How to Transition to IT Management

Are you considering a transition into management as a part of your IT career path? Depending on your background up to this point, whether you’re still in school or you’ve been working in technology for years, you may have to cultivate a few new skills to ensure that you have what it takes to become great management material. Here are some things to consider when you’re making the transition into IT management.

What To Do (And Not Do) To Rock Your Next IT Interview

Are you ready to get that IT job offer? If so, there is no better time than the present to get your interviewing skills sharpened and ready for your first test as a potential employee. Trust us, they already like your skills and think you have something to bring to the table, or they wouldn’t have called you from your resume. So now it is time to wow them and make sure they know they can’t be successful without you on their team. Here are the things you should, and shouldn’t, do on your next interview.

FinTech in 2016: How Technology is Changing the Finance World

Technology is touching every industry today. Even finance and accounting has its own aspect of technology, often referred to as FinTech. Experts believe there will be big changes in FinTech and the way money is exchanged throughout 2016. Familiar online money transfer sites like PayPal began the FinTech revolution and the industry will only continue to grow. Here are some of the trends that are expected this year.

The Truth About IT: Top 4 Career Myths

Are you considering a career in information technology? Maybe you’re in college figuring out your major, or maybe you’ve been in the workforce but are looking to learn new skills and make a change. Before you take another step, it is important that you understand the biggest misconceptions about the IT industry. Let’s take a quick look.

From Small Companies to Large Corporations: How to Transition Your IT Career

Career transitions can be exciting but they can also create anxiety when making a major change. Are you considering a move from a small IT firm to a large corporation? This can sometimes be the best thing for your career but it is important to know how to approach the new job. Before you decide to make this transition here are some things you should keep in mind. What is the new corporate cult...

Your Guide to Becoming a Successful IT Manager

Where do you see your information technology career in the future? Some people are more interested in the programming aspect while others see themselves in management roles. As an IT manager you will need skills beyond your technological experience. So how can you be successful in this role? Let’s take a look at some of the traits that IT managers need to become great leaders in the industry. ...

Top 5 Interview Questions for Your IT Job

While you'll almost always be asked the interview questions such as, "tell me about yourself," and "why did you leave your last job?" an IT professional should also expect industry related questions. Of course, it is important to recognize that some questions will be job specific. If you're interviewing for internet security you aren't likely to be asked about programming or help desk. You should ...

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