Developing a Career in Information and Communication Technologies

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Industries That Provide Stable Careers

Strategy Driven

But you probably want to pursue a career path in an industry that can provide a stable long-term job. The property market provides a very stable landscape for anybody looking to build a long-term career. It’s a career that can earn you a substantial income.

How to Propel Your Career in 10 Minutes

Great Leadership By Dan

But what about career management? There’s a well-publicized notion that professionals spend more time planning a vacation than planning for their careers. Here are nine simple strategies to actively manage your career in less than ten minutes a day: Stay active on LinkedIn.

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Ask Rich Gee: Career Questions From Quora.

Rich Gee Group

Here are some of my best answers to great questions concerning people’s careers: What is more difficult in the long run, working for a company or running your own business? Where on their resumes might long-term unemployed job candidates address their current career gaps?

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Workplace Trends – The Portfolio Career

Survive Your Promotion

For some it’s because their employers are seeing the value in flexible working arrangements and leveraging technology to allow employees to work remotely.

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Career Development: Climb That Ladder in 8 Steps

Strategy Driven

As technology advances, so do the ways that many industries operate. So, how do you stay ahead of the curve and climb the career ladder? For example, if you work in technology, your boss may want to build a team in order to implement a new facial recognition service.

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Are We Experiencing A Technology Tsunami?

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4 Ways to Leverage Social Media to Enhance Your Career

Let's Grow Leaders

If your business focuses on technology, you can connect with like-minded people on Google+ and LinkedIn, but Pinterest probably isn’t going to bring you a lot of traffic. Career & Learning career development networking social media

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GPS Your Career Presentation Featured at GirlWorks Website

ReImagine Work

” “Over 300 women scientists, engineers, educators, and other professionals attended the second annual 2014 Inspiring Women in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) Conference in October in Wilmington, Delaware.

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Using Technology to Improve The Sharing of Knowledge

Curious Cat

Manu Vora kicked the discussion off with his post on The Gift of Knowledge Transfer Through Technology. My career has been largely shaped by the pursuit of better ways to communicate. Technology can help improve our adoption of better understanding.

Where Are All The Great Careers? Hiding Right Here.

Rich Gee Group

We all know the common and famous careers out there. Did you know there are many great career paths that are ‘hidden’ from the normal news mainstream? All the military benefits and living by the ocean or water your entire career with very few exceptions.

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Why I Bailed on My STEM Career

Change Starts Here

There’s been a lot of talk lately in the US about building more STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) capability in the workforce, and related conversations about how to increase the number of women in STEM programs, and how to keep women in those jobs once they have them.

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Voice of Experience: Karen Ho (Broadway Technology)

First Friday Book Synopsis

Here is an excerpt from a profile of Karen Ho (Chief Operating Officer, Broadway Technology) written by Jessica Titlebaum (Chicago) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” [.].

6 Big Career Mistakes That Can Sabotage Your Future 

Lead from Within

There are, however, some mistakes that are so damaging they amount to career sabotage. I am sure you can see how this would derail a successful career. If you don’t have a life, you don’t have a career.

45 Career Advice Experts Offer Career Success Secrets

Miles Anthony Smith

45 Career Advice Experts Share Their Blueprint for Career Success (Plus Leaderboard)​ Does your career seem to be a struggle at times? Recently, I wondered what other career advice experts would add to the conversation about what’s vital for career growth.

Career Advice On How To Be A Better Leader

Eric Jacobson

Fortunately, most of my career I’ve worked in effective corporate cultures. The workforce included a blend of long-term employees with a rich company, product/service and customer history, employees who had been at the company for five to seven years, and then new hires with a fresh perspective and keen sense of new technologies and techniques.

Women in STEM Careers and the Gender Gap [Infographic]

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According to research from the White House Council on Women and Girls, just 25% of the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce are women. The post Women in STEM Careers and the Gender Gap [Infographic] appeared first on Women on Business.

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Career Advice from Female Tech Company Founders

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NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: Women make up half of the total workforce in the United States, but they make up only 25% of the workers in the technology industry and hold just 15% of senior management positions. Julie also shared advice from a number of female tech company founders to inspire, motivate, and challenge women who are considering careers in tech or starting their own tech companies. ” Get the details: Female founders give tech career advice via venturebeat.com.

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Work/Life Balance Across Time Zones and Technologies

First Friday Book Synopsis

Visit us daily to discover issues that matter, share experiences, and plan networking, your career and your life.” Here is an excerpt from an article written by Elizabeth Harrin (London) for The Glass Hammer, an online community designed for women executives in financial services, law and business. To read the complete article, check out a [.].

6 Big Career Mistakes That Can Sabotage Your Future

Lead from Within

To build a successful career, you definitely need to develop expertise in your field. An ailment of distraction, Shiny Object Syndrome most commonly affects business people with an entrepreneurial mindset precisely because of the qualities that make them unique: They tend to be highly motivated, they crave new technology and new developments, and they aren’t afraid to start new projects and create new things. If you don’t have a life, you don’t have a career.

The Best Way To Grow Your Business & Career.

Rich Gee Group

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Career Growth: 4 Signs That Your Company Will Give You a Fair Shot

Women on Business

Ask any career-oriented woman about her top work-related concerns, and she will likely rank having access to high-quality jobs at desirable companies and having equitable opportunities to advance within those organizations at the top of the list. Career Development Guest Posts

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What’s an Encore Career? 7 Tips to Start Your Second Career

Women on Business

NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: No matter what age you are, it’s challenging to switch to a completely new career. Amanda Augustine of TheLadders offers seven tips to jump start your encore career: Identify your key selling points. Think about the key strengths and skills that made you successful in your professional career, and explore opportunities where you think they could be applied. Stay current with technology.

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It’s Your Career—Strengthening Your Perceptual Acuity

Management Excellence

Here are 5 ideas to help you strengthen your professional acuity: Career Getting Ahead It''s Your Career! Product Management Professional Growth Core-4 Professional Skills It''s Your Career Perceptual Acuity

Career Observations On Effective Corporate Cultures

Eric Jacobson

Fortunately, most of my career I’ve worked in effective corporate cultures.

3 Critical Reasons More Women Are Needed in STEM Careers

Women on Business

NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: Only 25% of the science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) workforce are women. Finally, women make up around a third of the workforce in technology but represent less than 7% of high-tech VC partners and 15% of angel investors.” That’s according to research from the White House Council on Women and Girls. Lisa Hook, CEO of Neustar, Inc.,

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My Career Insights Into How To Create An Effective Corporate Culture

Eric Jacobson

Fortunately, most of my career I’ve worked in effective corporate cultures.

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg’s Advice To Women Who Want Careers in Tech

Women on Business

NEWS AND INSIGHTS UPDATE: Want a career in the technology field? You’re in luck because Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg offered advice for women who want careers in tech on Quora that can help. She explained, “Stereotype threat – the phenomenon that if people are aware of a stereotype they are more likely to act in accordance with it – is a real issue for girls in science, math and technology.

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Employers Checking Social Media

Career Advancement

You want social media to help your career, not harm it. Information Technology Job Search Perception Q&A with Joel“There is no advertisement as powerful as a positive reputation traveling fast.”. Brian Koslow~.

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How To Be A High-Performing Person.

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Quotes And Leadership Lessons From Upgrade

Joseph Lalonde

Humans are implanted with technological upgrades. He loved classic cars and being away from technology. So he pursued a career as a mechanic and repaired original cars, ones that were not equipped with technological enhancements. Technology is great.

4 Ways Millennials Can Boost Productivity and Fulfillment at Work

Michael Lee Stallard

While popular belief holds that Millennials can’t get enough of technology, when global marketing firm McCann WorldGroup surveyed 7,000 Millennials in 2010, it found that 90 percent of respondents rated meaningful relationships as their greatest need. Kate Otto Speaking.

Voice of Experience: Joanne L. Alma (Goldman Sachs)

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Here is an excerpt from a profile of Jo Alma (Managing Director and Head of IMD Technology for Europe and Asia at Goldman Sachs) written by Melissa J. Bob's blog entries A Career in Investment Management Technology Advice for Professional Women in Technology IMD Technology for Europe and Asia at Goldman Sachs Melissa J. Anderson The Glass Hammer The Next Generation of Women in Technology Voice of Experience: Joanne L.

Resolutions

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In our current era of non-stop technological innovation, fuzzy wishful thinking has yielded to the hard doctrine of personal optimization. Business Coaching Career Communication Current Affairs Failure Games Health Memes Myths Personal Life Self-Awareness Success Tips Web/Tech What is Work life social media technological innovationYou've made new resolutions for 2018 and the first one is not to make resolutions. Instead, you're going to "set goals.".

Research Shows Strong Leaders Aren’t Controlled by Technology and Workloads

The Practical Leader

” It’s so easy to blame today’s technology, the boss’s expectations, or organizational cultures. Are You in Control of or Controlled by Technology?

International Women’s Day 2013: Defining Success (Accenture Global Research Results)

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Accenture conducted its global research study, “Defining Success” for release on International Women’s Day to gain insight into behaviors and attitudes regarding women’s careers. The research: o Seeks to better understand how professionals define success – in their careers and personal lives o Explores career satisfaction, work-life balance and workplace priorities – Examines how technology [.].

What Apps Do You Use Everyday?

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Craft a Sustainable Career

Harvard Business Review

Imagine crafting a sustainable career for yourself. Economic stagnation and unequal access to opportunity keep a sustainable career out of reach of many. However, there are steps you can take to maximize your chances of enjoying sustainable career success over the long term.

Technological Know-How Is a Job Requirement

Harvard Business Review

billion , entrepreneurial companies with technology at their core have disrupted entire industries and threatened or eliminated incumbents. A 2011 IBM study of over 3,000 CIOs revealed that CIO-CEO alignment is stronger than ever, with traditional companies aggressively investing in technology innovation. Studies confirm that technology skills will be crucial for future employment prospects. Be an end user: The best way to understand new technologies is to use them.

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Better Project Staffing with Social Technology

Harvard Business Review

Others automatically say no because they're holding out for more interesting opportunities, or ones that advance their careers. Social technologies can be designed to visibly broadcast employee availability. Social media Technology Time management

Access to Digital Technology Accelerates Global Gender Equality

Harvard Business Review

In every industry, digital technologies are transforming the status quo. Accenture surveyed nearly 5,000 men and women in 31 countries, exploring their use of technology, including access to devices like smartphones and wireless wearable devices, and the frequency with which they use them.

Father of Email, Ray Tomlinson, Has Died

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A true technology pioneer, Ray was the man who brought us email in the early days of networked computers.," in electrical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. . Career Communication Current Affairs Leadership Skills Success Web/Tech What is Amsterdam Broadalbin IBM Internet Hall of Fame Massachusetts Institute of Technology New York Raymond Tomlinson Raytheon Co. Raymond Tomlinson , widely credited as the inventor of modern email, died Saturday.

Embracing Risk in Career Decisions

Harvard Business Review

Risk management is critical for business decisions — but may not be healthy for making decisions about your career. On the surface, career decisions should follow the same process. But starting with happiness doesn't mean that your career needs to be compromised.