Temp Work to Kickstart Your IT Career

Breaking into the information systems tech field can be difficult because of changing technology, competitiveness, and economic conditions. However, there are many ways to position yourself for burgeoning careers in IT, both academically and on the job market. One way is through temporary assignments. Clearly this is not always the end all be all for Read More …

Careers in the Cloud: A Look into the Emerging Field of Cloud Computing

The field of information technology offers a variety of promising job opportunities, but the rising area of cloud computing is often overlooked. Robert Howden, IT professor at Computer Systems Institute, answered some important questions about this fascinating field. Can you provide a brief explanation of cloud computing? Cloud computing is taking advantage of powerful resources Read More …

How to Snag a Software Development Job

It can be tricky to know where to start when looking to start work in software development, but if approached in the right way, you could prove yourself worthy to fill one of the 129,000 IT positions available on the jobs market each year. First of all you must have a clear idea of what Read More …

Jobs for Analytical Types

Analytical skills are important for many high demand jobs in a variety of fields.  Analytical types enjoy using data and facts to reach a conclusion.  If this sounds like you, the following jobs jobs might be a good fit for your personality. Budget Analyst Budget analysts analyze and develop budgets for organizations and government agencies.   Read More …

Information Technology Careers for Introverts

Information technology is a great field for introverts. Although IT jobs may require teamwork, most positions don’t require constant interaction with other people. A few growing careers in the IT field that introverts should consider: Computer Systems Analyst Computer systems analysts test and maintain computer programs, modify processes to increase efficiency, develop test procedures, and Read More …

Jobs for Introverts and Extroverts in Each Field

I’ve focused on introverts in a past article because introverts are more limited in terms of what careers they can pursue. Since I don’t want to leave extroverts out, I’ll suggest some good jobs for introverts and extroverts within each field. Many introvert career suggestions will suit extroverts and visa versa. This post is meant Read More …