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Hiring 2021: A Dive into the Benchmark IT Salary and Hiring Guide

After a year like no other, we can finally say good riddance to 2020 and look positively towards the future. While the pandemic saw record unemployment rates across the nation, the impact on technology jobs and salaries remains negligible. That said, we’ve seen dramatic changes in the way we hire, work, and live. The 2021…

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The Benefits of 5G

New technology is just over the horizon, and it provides many benefits for individuals and businesses. We’re talking about 5G, the fifth generation of mobile wireless communications technology. As it’s the latest advancement in cellular technology, 5G offers an increase in speed and responsiveness, greater capacity, and lower latency. Overall, it’s here to create a…

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Top Tech Careers of 2020

No doubt we’re all happy to see 2020 in our rearview mirrors and look towards resuming some semblance of business normalcy and growth in 2021. As we move into the new year, we expect renewed focus and integration of IT as a business driver and further growth in technology jobs. Top Tech Occupations by Job…

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Upskilling Your Employee’s Technology Careers

Does your team possess the technical know-how they need to succeed? Do you invest in their technology careers? Upskilling is the process of teaching your current employees new technology skills. Technology is everchanging and constantly evolving, which unfortunately, means there’s always the possibility of a technical skills gap within your organization. The ability to upskill…

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Avoiding the Burnout Factor

In the age of remote work, there’s one thing we want our clients and candidates to avoid beyond the pandemic: the technology burnout factor. Working from home has become the new normal in our current environment, and a disadvantage that comes with it is the side effect of burning yourself out. Burnout is a state…

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