Say what?!? Conventional wisdom says that if you want to be a success, you need a degree in whatever field you want to work in. No degree, no chance. While that is true for some fields (for example, please do not try to be a nurse if you have not gone to college!), it is just not the case in […]
In a corporate environment, the focus of a job interview has long been demonstrating your match to the skills and experience outlined in the job description. In my experience with startups, that is still necessary, but not sufficient. Today’s business world has become totally customer driven, so customer-centric and people abilities really make the difference […]
Choosing the right employer can be tricky under the best of circumstances. Here’s what to look for. Tech talent is one of the most sought after resources in the world. Top companies are competing and trying to outbid each other, laying out impressive salaries and mind-blowing perks, so that they can work with the best […]
When I look back at the first couple resumes I sent, I immediately start cringing. My first attempts at my resume were extremely flawed which, I’m sure you can relate to. Not only were they way too long—the fact that I had page numbers should have been a red flag—but I also used teeny, tiny […]
You’re in that dreaded dilemma. You desperately need a paycheck, but you’d also rather spend the day at the dentist getting a root canal than at the office doing your job. Or maybe you don’t mind your job (in theory) but your mama taught you right and you just can’t stand earning a living without […]
Choosing where to work is never an easy decision to make. Click here to read a thorough guide that will help settle the issue.