Rewards of Working in Cybersecurity

Most people know that cybersecurity is a popular field that pays well, but there are many other benefits to working in cybersecurity besides compensation. From work-life balance to opportunities for growth, here are some of the top rewards of working in cybersecurity. High Demand Cybersecurity skills are highly sought after, and the [...]

2020-12-03T14:52:07-05:00

5 Tech Advancements Transforming Industries

The evolution in technology in recent years has turned the world on its head. Changes in technology have affected every facet of business from manufacturing to the service industry. The tech industry itself is also changing daily. These five tech advancements have transformed numerous industries over the past decade. Information Security (InfoSec) [...]

2020-11-02T16:40:09-05:00

What IT Professionals Are Looking for And How to Attract Them

Top professionals in IT aren’t looking to work for just any company. They want the best of the best. Stars are looking for companies that invest in technology, provide flexible work arrangements, and facilitate opportunities for career progression. Below we'll cover what IT professionals are looking for and how to attract them. [...]

2020-11-02T15:56:05-05:00

The 5 Ways to Deal with Conflict at Work

Conflict is a harsh reality of the workplace. It is estimated that managers spend up to 25% of their time on conflict resolution. This can have a huge impact on productivity and workplace morale, which ends up costing organizations every year. Of course, some conflicts are worse than others. In fact, small [...]

2020-09-28T21:27:17-04:00

3 Easy Ways to Increase Motivation at Work

In the last segment, we talked about how managers can increase employee motivation, which is critical for keeping productivity high and turnover low. However, every team member has an impact on workplace morale and can motivate one another. This is important whether you are leading a team, or just want to enjoy [...]

2020-09-28T21:25:10-04:00

Are You One of These Difficult Coworkers?

No office is perfect. As much as you and your colleagues get along, there are probably still (more than) a few difficult personality types that you are interacting with on a regular basis. Some can cause real issues, eroding worker morale, and creating tension, whereas others are probably just a bit annoying [...]

2020-09-28T21:19:39-04:00

How to Leverage the Strengths of Your Extroverts

Last week we talked about the different strengths that introverts bring to the table. To keep things even, this week we will be discussing extroverts. While introverts generally expend energy in social situations, extroverts thrive in these types of highly stimulating, fast-paced environments. Individuals who are extremely extroverted might come across as [...]

2020-09-10T20:35:21-04:00

Take Advantage of Your Introverted Talent

There is a lot of confusion around introverts. Where you might think that this is just another word for “shy,” it is actually a bit different. It all has to do with energy. Introverts expend energy in social situations, whereas extroverts gain energy when they are around people. Beyond that, introverts generally [...]

2020-09-10T20:33:02-04:00

Three Strategies to Help You Land That Promotion

We are conditioned to think that we should all be fighting for a promotion every chance we get. But when the calendar rolls around to promotion season, there are a few things that you should spend some time thinking about. First off, would this new position help move your career in the [...]

2020-08-24T21:25:45-04:00

The Role Managers and Mentors Play in Your Career Trajectory

It should come as no surprise that the relationship that you have with your manager is critical to your advancement within the company. This is a relationship that you should be fostering on a daily basis. But it is not about trying to become his or her friend – although that probably would [...]

2020-08-24T21:24:32-04:00