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4 Ways Mentoring Can Boost Your Career

December 04, 2012 It’s no secret that people who have a mentor are proven to be more successful. According to the American Society of Training & Development, 75 percent of corporate executives point to mentoring as playing a key role in their careers. Think IT has even created its own mentorship program. But what about becoming a mentor? Why would…

The Top 4 Reasons to Use an IT Contractor

November 06, 2012 Hiring in the IT sector has been growing rapidly in the past year, and, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), IT jobs are expected to grow by 22 percent through 2020. More specifically, IT contract job growth has been on the rise.  In a 2011 survey, Staffing Industry Analysts found that companies…

Top 5 Certifications for a Career in IT

October 02, 2012 Many IT professionals agree that certifications have played a major role in advancing their career, but which certifications best fit your needs and career goals? We looked into current hiring, salary increase and other employment trends across IT professions to create a list of the 5 of the best IT certifications to…