10 soft skills tech pros need to land a job

Conflict management is the most sought after soft skill in today's workforce, according to Udemy. Here are the other skills companies look for. Soft skills are vital for getting hired, as well as getting promoted, according to an Udemy reportreleased on Tuesday. The majority of HR professionals (67%) withhold job offers from a qualified IT candidate [...]

By |2019-02-20T13:56:12+00:00February 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Network recovery advice: Experts weigh in In the old days, you just had redundant everything, and disaster recovery meant switching over. Not so in the world of cloud computing, security nightmares, and virtual everything. Recovering from a network crash isn't as simple as it used to be, given the modern complex arrangements of hybrid cloud computing, [...]

By |2019-02-18T13:56:10+00:00February 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

4 ways your company can avoid a data breach

More than two-thirds (67%) of cybersecurity professionals said they do not have the time and resources to mitigate all security vulnerabilities to avoid a data breach, according to a Wednesday report from Balbix and the Ponemon Institute. The lack of resources includes a shortage of cybersecurity staff, the report found: Of the 600 cybersecurity leaders [...]

By |2019-02-13T13:59:20+00:00February 13th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

How hybrid IT can make your business more flexible and efficient

Hybrid IT blends in-house resources and cloud resources to better meet the needs of businesses. Homogenous or entirely on-premise IT environments provided by a single vendor can offer a one-stop shopping solution for streamlining deployments, operations, and support. However, vendor lock-in can also be cumbersome and monolithic. Not to mention, it can produce inefficiencies, delays [...]

By |2019-02-11T14:36:08+00:00February 11th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 5 ways to avoid notification stress

We get notifications for everything nowadays. While some notifications are helpful, too many can actually be harmful. Tom Merritt offers five tips for keeping your cool when notification stress hits. Notifications: They buzz, they chirp, they let you know your local sports team has scored a point. They have also been found to raise your [...]

By |2019-02-08T13:47:59+00:00February 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why your business needs a continuity plan and how to create one

The death of a cryptocurrency exchange CEO serves as a cautionary tale of FinTech startups playing with huge sums of cash without the caution and oversight needed. Since the introduction of Bitcoin 10 years ago, an ecosystem of startups developed around the cryptocurrency market. Effectively, these are FinTech startups playing with a security that only [...]

By |2019-02-06T13:49:37+00:00February 6th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Why it’s still worth it to learn Java

Java may be relatively old, but the programming language mainstay can still give developers a leg up on the competition for enterprise jobs. Python and Go may get all of the hype, but Java is still potentially the smartest language for developers seeking a new job to learn right now. Despite being more than 20 years old, Java [...]

By |2019-02-04T14:27:14+00:00February 4th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

3 ways project management will change this year

Project management is become a more generalized skillset, and companies must adapt to that, according to Capterra. Project managers play an increasingly important role at many companies, with demand for these professionals far outstripping supply. These professionals are in charge of specific projects within an organization, including the planning, budgeting, overseeing, and documenting for those tasks. [...]

By |2019-02-01T13:59:29+00:00February 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Top 5 technology investments that will drive digital transformation

Some 78% of business leaders admit digital projects are not as far along in their organization as they should be, according to a Dell report. While many think enterprise digital transformation initiatives are fully underway, the majority of these projects are actually still in the early stages, according to a Dell Technologies report released on Tuesday. Some 78% of [...]

By |2019-01-30T13:39:50+00:00January 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments