The Importance of Phone Conversation

The rapid development of technology in the last quarter century has lead the world to become more interconnected than ever before. From the palm of your hand you can send a message to a friend across the world, or see what your favorite celebrity had for lunch. In today’s world, human interaction has been largely

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Does Loyalty Pay?

Once upon a time it was not considered smart to be moving from job to job each year but in this market, it may actually be beneficial to get a taste of different jobs to broaden a skill set to remain relevant to employers. It is critical to remain aware and knowledgeable about the current

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New Job = New Opportunity

  Have you recently started a new position at a new company? Or even a new role within your current company? If so, you will know that starting a new job is definitely a rollercoaster ride—especially in the IT world where we are all changing jobs so frequently. It takes a lot of motivation and

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Conquering the Pre-Job Search

Luckily for job seekers, especially in the IT and tech sectors, unemployment rates continue to be at their lowest rates in years. This means that potential employers have more competition between themselves to attract and hire the candidates with the right skills. However, even though there may plenty of jobs to go around, switching jobs,

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What Makes an IT Leader?

In any industry and in any company, there are leaders needed in all capacities. There are qualifications and qualities that leaders must embody and posses in order to maintain that title. However, in the IT industry because technology is the driver, there is a slightly different group of qualifications that is required of these leaders.

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How Will IT Survive the Digital Revolution?

As new digital products and services like wearable’s and cloud technologies evolve and come to the forefront of business’ functionality, many IT service providers and companies worry about where their place will be in world where it would appear companies will be able to take care of their own needs. While yes, many companies could

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Make Over Your IT Resume

Regardless of where you currently are in your IT career—be it contracted work, full-time work, traveling between cities—it is always important to keep your resume up-to-date and especially focused on your career goals. Even if you take some time to work admin positions, or build up your experience acquiring new certifications, it is important to

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Future-Proof Your IT Career

Regardless of industry, many companies have mapped out their goals for next 3, 5 and 10 years. Along with these goals they detail how they expect to reach those goals and what they will need to get there – including what technologies they anticipate needing. As the technology field continues to grow at this rapid

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Top-Paying IT Certifications for 2015

Each year, as the industry changes, the types of personnel that employers and IT companies, especially in NYC, are looking for change. As technology advances and new systems emerge, the certifications that are required for employees to properly maintain and operate them evolve, too. A recent study released by CIO.com and CompTIA investigates the coming

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IT Trends in 2015

While the IT industry has been experiencing a “boom” the last decade or so, there are particular advances and developments that IT executives see taking over in 2015. Whether it is a management software analytics tools, many recent surveys are indicating these trends that will take the IT world, especially in NYC by storm before

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