IT Pros Aren’t Missing the Office

Hybrid, remote, or on-premises? Now that the risk profile for COVID-19 has changed, organizations and their workforces are facing the following questions: Do we go back to the office or were we just as productive when we were remote? Do we compromise with a hybrid schedule, and if so, who sets the terms of that … Read more

Making IT Talent Hires a Business Priority

Hiring and retention should always be a priority for every business: Without a strong employee base to progress business operations and deliver great outcomes and results, organizations will ultimately fall behind their competition and fail. In today’s business climate, recruiting IT professionals should be a key business priority, considering the fierce competition for tech talent … Read more

Bridging the Digital Dexterity Skills Gap

In January, 2022, Salesforce issued its Global Digital Skills Index. The results for digital readiness of corporate workforces were sobering. After surveying 23,000 employees across 19 countries, Salesforce found that nearly three out of four respondents said that they weren’t equipped with the resources needed to learn digital skills and only 31% of Gen Z … Read more

Remote Work Jobs Still Growing, Particularly for Tech Pros

Big tech vendors like Microsoft, Google, and Apple may be laying out plans to bring their workforce back to the office, at least on a hybrid basis, but according to a new report from Ladders, the momentum for positions that are 100% remote hasn ‘t slowed down at all. In fact, it is continuing to … Read more

What Amazon’s Pay Cap Increase Means to the Tech Pro Job Market

In a sign of the times, last week Amazon raised the maximum base pay for its tech and corporate employees to $350,000, more than doubling it from its previous cap of $160,000. But what does that really mean for tech workers at Amazon and elsewhere? Will it drive other tech giants to raise their rates … Read more

Where Developers Fit in the Metaverse and Crypto Landscape

This week’s DeveloperWeek 2022 virtual conference opened up some exploration into the territories of the metaverse and cryptocurrency and how developers are part of the digital infrastructure behind it all. In separate keynote presentations, Roblox CTO Dan Sturman discussed ways to enable developers to build their own corners of the metaverse. Later, Lewis Tuff, vice … Read more

Information Security Analyst Tops List of 2022 Top Jobs

We’ve always known that information technology has been a great career, and this year’s US News & World Report seems to agree with us. The post just named Information Security Analyst the number one spot on its list of the best jobs for 2022. Furthermore, two other tech jobs also took the top ten in … Read more

The 2021 IT Job Market: What a Year

Some of the most visible shifts accelerated by the pandemic have occurred in the workforce. The fear of job losses was a big topic in 2020. But in 2021, the switch flipped. More workers are now looking to replace their jobs, and find new opportunities in the labor market that is characterized by the expanded … Read more