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Asking questions is crucial to demonstrate your interest in the role and convince the interviewer that you would do the job well. Come to the meeting with a few pre-prepared questions and don’t be afraid to have a pen and paper ready to make notes.

Salary isn't the end-all-be-all when it comes to the job hunt. It is definitely important to be paid your worth, but salary should not be the only deciding factor when choosing between taking a job or not. There are other aspects of a job that should be considered when finding your next opportunity.

If you want to maximize your earning potential and take on greater responsibilities, you’ll need to specialize. With more data moving into the cloud and millions of devices connecting to the Internet of Things, cybersecurity teams will grow and roles will become focused.

Today, soft skills are among the most sought-after skills by technology business leaders. According to a recent report from the DevOps Institute, 69 per cent of C-suite leaders and 55 per cent of managers say it’s a “must-have” for DevOps roles, beating out knowledge of specific automation tools.

With six-figure salaries and incredible media buzz, it’s no wonder more people want to move into data science. But there’s a persistent trope that you need a master’s degree, or even a PhD, to land a job as a data scientist.

There are many candidates who wrongly assume that interview success is achieved by putting on a great performance. That helps of course, but the key to interview success lies in the planning.

We hear a lot about scarcity of talent. However, a recent report by the CIPD found that 30% of people feel over-qualified for their job. This suggests that your team actually have lots of talent and potential that’s just waiting to be tapped into and released. One simple way to start tapping into this talent is to master the art of delegation. For you, delegation can release your time to focus...

As an extension of our #MatchYourAmbition series, we have spoken to a number of key staff members from NYCFC to find how they exert their influence on the Club. In this interview, Jose Neto, Head of Information Technology shares his career story and insights into his role at NYCFC.

Be honest. Have you ever really thought about where you want to be in five years’ time? Are you worried your development career might be going down a road which you know probably isn’t right for you? If so, it’s important to take control now.

We all know that applying for a new job can be a time consuming and sometimes all-encompassing task. It’s one that requires dedication, concentration and focus that extends to the seemingly minor details. Here are the most common errors.

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