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Member since: May 2011
Areas of Interest: Software
- Want to know what IT hiring managers are looking for in the candidates they hire? Read on!
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- IT by its nature has various conflicting goals which can occasionally cause stress and conflict within IT.
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- To those who have emailed me asking what specific technologies they should learn or what IT trends you should follow, here is my reply.
2 weeks 1 day ago
- I’m a DBA with a working knowledge of Oracle, SQL Server, and MySQL. I have been reading more and more about big data, should I learn Hadoop?
3 weeks 34 min ago
- I’m considering two different job offers, one is project oriented and one is process oriented, which one will be best for my career?
4 weeks 1 day ago
- The concept here is that even though you are working for a company, an entrepreneurial spirit and mentality can help you find opportunities to save money, improve processes, or increase revenue.
5 weeks 2 days ago
- I’m a poor writer, but I read lots of great technical blogs that I would like to share with people I know and maybe add my thoughts on what they have written. Any idea how I can do this in a way that helps both me and the bloggers I like to read?
6 weeks 2 days ago
- Making the decision to move forward toward an advanced college degree brings with it years of personal commitment, large sums of money. It could be of great value to you or simply an interesting distraction based on its alignment with your professional goals.
7 weeks 14 hours ago
- My company just promoted me from Associate Software Developer to Software Developer. They didn't give me any money with it so what’s the big deal?
8 weeks 1 day ago
- I was just promoted from a Java programming job to Manager of Software Development. As a manager, what else do I need to know in addition to my technical skills?
9 weeks 2 days ago
- I’m a project manager and it seems that I spend more time reading and writing emails than managing my project. Any ideas? This email volume is killing me and my project.
10 weeks 1 day ago
- I’m a DBA (Data Base Administrator) and am worried about my job. My company said that they will be including cloud-based applications as part of their system strategy moving forward. Should I start looking for a new job or stick it out and see what happens?
11 weeks 1 day ago
- Eric Bloom shared Hey Gen Y’er, want a promotion? Communicate like an old guy on StumbleUponBefore I offend anyone by the title of this column, by old guy, I mean people like me, Baby Boomers in senior management positions. Certainly, this includes people of both genders, but I’m male so thus the column is named.
12 weeks 2 days ago
- Eric Bloom shared Hey Gen Y’er, want a promotion? Communicate like an old guy on TwitterBefore I offend anyone by the title of this column, by old guy, I mean people like me, Baby Boomers in senior management positions. Certainly, this includes people of both genders, but I’m male so thus the column is named.
12 weeks 2 days ago
- As a Business Analyst, should I care what technology the IT department is using?
12 weeks 2 days ago
- A digital hybrid is a person that’s part digital native and part Digital Immigrant.
13 weeks 2 days ago
- Before I offend anyone by the title of this column, by old guy, I mean people like me, Baby Boomers in senior management positions. Certainly, this includes people of both genders, but I’m male so thus the column is named.
14 weeks 4 days ago
- I don’t get it! I’ve been trying to get an entry level job in IT and am being told they require experience? What do I do?
15 weeks 2 days ago
- Please provide advice. I want to work in the computer industry. Should I get a computer oriented college degree or my Cisco certification?
16 weeks 2 days ago
- I would really like to move ahead professionally. I know there are many things I could do that would help me, but I don’t know which one to do first. As a result, I’m not doing anything. Any suggestions?
17 weeks 1 day ago
- Who better to ask for career advice than those who have reached the top position within the IT profession? This week Tom Catalini, CIO of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts talks about building an IT career.
18 weeks 5 days ago
- IT professionals are the best ambassadors for the IT profession ...
19 weeks 2 days ago
- I have my PMP and have been working within IT my whole career. I like IT, but I’m tired of doing the same thing for so many years. Any suggestions on other things I can do with my IT and project management experience?
20 weeks 1 day ago
- I’m a software tester in a large IT shop. As my company moves more and more toward cloud based, there is less and less for me to do. I’m afraid that one day soon I’ll lose my job. Do you have any suggestions?
21 weeks 13 hours ago
- Hey software contractor! Yes you. Do you want to raise your billing rate and increase your days worked? If so, build and/or assemble a set of software tools, process, and pre-built routines that will make you more productive more quickly and provide real immediate value to your clients.
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