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How to Find and Hire Qualified IT Talent In Chicago

People are undoubtedly the key asset of any modern organization. People drive change, people build solutions that bring corporations millions in revenue, people manage other...

How Much Do Tech Employees Actually Make in Chicago?

No secret that finding and hiring the right talent for your software product development today is a really tough job. Chicago is no exception. No matter if you're going to kick...

How to Bring Your Remote Software Team Closer

Globalization pulls many IT specialists out of the office to seek better opportunities and challenges beyond corporate environment. In 11 years, from 2005 to 2016, the number of...

Chicago Startups Ecosystem 2017: World's Highest Number of Female Founders and Lack of Global Connections

As the U.S. 3rd largest city and the Midwest metropolis, Chicagoland is home to a strong tech ecosystem we wrote about before. The city continues to wrestle with top IT hubs to...

Why Do 50 Percent of All New Hires Fail and How to Prevent It?

Yes, you did read that correctly! It’s a staggering number and is probably the consequence of a hiring first and fire first philosophy. This post is based on the findings of...

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...

How to Retool IT Recruiting to Better Attract Millennials

It’s not secret that millennials are the fastest growing generation at the workplace. In fact, they are projected to make up 50% of the global workforce by the year 2020. This...

Human Factors in Software Development: How to Turn Risks Into Benefits

Although software development is a well thought-over and highly formalized area, how to mitigate and manage risks remains one of the most burning questions. In other words, many...

How Tech Talent Wants To Be Hired and Retained: Full-Time vs Contract Employees

For the IT sector in particular, there is a vast pool of full-time and independent contractors globally who are up for grabs. In fact, according to LinkedIn’s 2016 Contractor...

Full Stack UX Designers: What They Do and How They Make a Difference

Lately, there has been a lot of chatter about full stack designers, but if you look closely, for the most part, we’re actually talking about full stack developers. This is...

Design Gurus Share Their 5 Questions to Qualify UX Talent Properly

I love spending my time on Quora which is an indispensable source of new ideas and cool insights from people having real first-hand experience with topics they respond to. As I...