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Larger trends impacting business growth (for good and bad)

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In my most recent two posts, I discussed results of the World Economic Forum’s (WEF) 2018 Future of Jobs report. Well, guess what? I am not done! That’s because the WEF report is massive, and I can’t do it justice in one or two posts. While I’ve already covered 1) how the report predicts artificial […]

How to stay relevant in the future economy

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The World Economic Forum’s (WEF) 2018 Future of Jobs report is an exhaustive piece of research on how technology will impact the global economy and workforce over the next few years. As I wrote recently, the WEF report predicts the net effect of artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, robots, algorithms, and automation on employment will […]

Neurodiversity in the workplace: Four tips for interacting with individuals with autism

CR Blog guest post by Racquel Royer Neurodiversity is not about disability, it’s about respecting differences. Everybody has unique skills, and autism often comes with special abilities. As more companies recognize this, a growing list of employers are leveraging the talents of neuro-diverse professionals to meet urgent needs in high demand areas like data analytics […]

Want a six-figure salary? Tech is the place to be

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If you’re reading this, you probably are employed in the technology field. In which case, I have very good news: There’s an excellent chance you’re making a six-figure salary — or will eventually. OK, maybe not if you’re working the reception desk (though don’t rule it out!), but according to data from jobs and recruiting […]

Do you have what it takes to be a scrum master?

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Unless you’re into agile development, odds are you don’t know what a “scrum master” is. Briefly, Scrum is a team-oriented agile development framework, and the scrum master plays a coordination and facilitation role within the team and with outside stakeholders. While the Scrum concept has been around for a couple of decades, the job of […]

Technologies : les 10 emplois les plus recherchés par les Millennials

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Vous ne pouvez pas rivaliser dans l’économie digitale sans les Millennials, qui représentent désormais 35% de la main-d’œuvre, selon les données de Pew Research, devant la génération X (33%) et les baby-boomers (25%). Cette génération est essentielle pour les entreprises, non seulement en raison de son nombre –(âgés de 18 à 35 ans, les Millennials […]

I lavori tecnologici che attraggono maggiormente i Millennial

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Non si può competere nell’economia digitale senza i lavoratori Millenial, che ora costituiscono il 35% della forza lavoro, secondo i dati di Pew Research, in confronto alla Generazione X (33%) e i Baby Boomers (25%). I Millennial sono essenziali per le aziende oggigiorno non solo per il loro numero: 56 milioni di americani di età […]

What cybersecurity job recruiters are looking for now

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Career-changer willing to be retrained. Military veteran. Recent university graduate with a computer science, cyber security or other technology-focused degree. If any of these fit on your resume or curriculum vitae (CV), you could be just what cyber security job recruiters are looking for. Today, nearly every organization in every industry wants to urgently improve […]

Los empleos IT que más atraen a los Millennials

No se puede competir en la economía digital sin los trabajadores Millenials, que ahora representan el 35% de la fuerza de trabajo, según los datos de Pew Research, más que la Generación X (33%) y los Baby Boomers (25%). Los Millennials son esenciales para las empresas, y no sólo porque sean muchos: 56 millones de […]

STEMettes encourage women and girls to pursue IT

We live in a rapidly evolving digital world where technology makes life easier. Today, navigation systems in cars re-route drivers if a road closes for construction repairs, while insurance companies offer financial discounts by monitoring a driver’s style via a mobile phone app. At home, people are exploring artificial intelligence through Amazon’s Echo and Alexa. And our […]