How To Hire For The Right Big Data Skills

The continuing growth of Big Data has created a demand for job candidates with specific skills in data science and software engineering. Hiring for the right set of competencies...

Staffing Tips For Bootstrapping Startups

Bootstrapping your startup doesn’t necessarily mean a lonely existence, in spite of the image that comes with the word. Starting a business without a pile of cash behind you...

Big Data Talent In The Catbird Seat: Comparing Salaries By Occupation

The fields of data science and data technology are growing rapidly. According to McKinsey Global Institute, the shortage of qualified and experienced experts in these areas could...

Why MVP Really Matters For Startups

Are you an entrepreneur with no IT  background who still passionately wants to start a business that depends on technology, even without being an expert in application...

The Best Ways To Prioritize Your Product Features

In any endeavor to transform an idea into a product, there is a disciplined process that provides a framework for success. The system made famous by the Lean Startup Methodology...

Where To Find Good Data Analysts In Chicago

The demand for data scientists within the tech industry has skyrocketed in the last couple of years, to the point that Silicon Valley is beginning to manifest shortages. Chicago...

How FinTech Startups Are Competing For IT Talent

FinTech companies are stealing IT talent away from the banking sector with fresh approaches to hiring and the perks associated with technology startups. These upstart financial...

Tech Skills Shortage In Silicon Valley: Myth Or Truth?

There is talk amongst startup founders of a skills shortage in Silicon Valley, is this true? The question is worth looking into because there rapidly comes the point where your...

Six Points To Keep In Mind When Hiring IT Contractors

A recent post on the LinkedIn Talent Blog notes that more than 40% of positions today are contingent or contractor positions. Information technology contractors are the freelance...

Analyzing IT Staffing To Find The Optimum Ratios

How many IT professionals should you have in your information technology department? It is a complicated question. The central issue is the number of tasks to complete and the...

Why Time-To-Hire Metric Is Critical In Software Project Success

The pressure to find IT talent quickly, and to find specialists in cutting-edge niches means that you have to be competitive on a deeper level; you need the support of a partner...

How Artificial Intelligence (AI) Can Make IT Hiring Less Biased

The field of hiring has been an art more than a science hsitorically, but that may be about to change as new technology enables companies to employ artificial intelligence (AI)....