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  • Salaries for STEM jobs in decline

    After several years of strong growth, wages across all industries stalled in the first quarter of 2015 and previous top-performing sectors such as the professional, scientific and technical services industries as well as the oil and gas industry have declined, according to cloud compensation data and software provider PayScale's most recent PayScale Index.

    Written by Sharon Florentine01 May 15 01:35
  • How to Build a Culture of Learning (and Why You Need to)

    Change in the IT industry happens at a breakneck pace, and organizations that aren't fostering a "culture of learning" will be left behind. To survive and even flourish, CIO and other business leaders must create a culture of learning, which means embracing new information and innovations and leveraging those into a pipeline of talent, thus creating a competitive advantage.

    Written by Sharon Florentine05 Nov. 14 02:02
  • Why Ruby Is the Crown Jewel in a Developer's Resume

    Over the last five years, demand for Ruby on Rails skills has quadrupled and is proving to be a lucrative feather in the cap of developers, according to data from PayScale, an online salary, benefits and compensation information company.

    Written by Sharon Florentine10 Oct. 14 05:12
  • Better Compensation Key to Retaining Top IT Talent

    Money isn't everything, but it's a good place to start. As the economy slowly improves, revisiting your compensation strategy can help you both retain and recruit top-performing tech talent.

    Written by Sharon Florentine11 Feb. 14 19:10
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  • 4 strategies to negotiate a better salary

    Salary negotiation is nerve-wracking, whether you've landed a new job or are angling for a raise at your current employer. Here are four strategies to help your next salary or raise negotiation end successfully.

    Written by Sharon Florentine04 June 15 01:37