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For those who are interested in becoming Oracle database administrators, this is a promising career that requires both general and specific skills sets.
Oracle Applications DBAs are currently in demand at a Houston IT staffing agency.
The role of a Java developer has never been an easy one to fill.
Let’s face it. Your job just isn’t as rewarding as it used to be.
Much has been written about how automation will change the face of industry, and IT is not immune.
There are many ways in which coders can make their code more difficult to reverse engineer, as a way of dissuading those who might try to break it open.
The popularity of D3.js is such that those seeking technology jobs in Houston would do well to stay up to date on their Java skills.
Tech companies all across the country are searching deep and wide for good talent, including those who know Java.
In some industries, it is simply too difficult to hire workers with a particular skill set for a salary that the company is willing or able to pay.
Database administration is already a promising career path, and health care regulations will surely boost demand for the profession.
To code, or not to code? That is the question that our modern day Hamlets are asking themselves as they glance out upon the tech industry landscape.
Is Java on its deathbed? Don’t count on it.
For Java developers, writing SQL can often require some outside-the-box thinking that they may not be used to in their day-to-day workflow.
There are a number of ways to get on a hiring manager’s bad side, and with so many other applicants to choose from they won’t think twice before throwing a resume in the trash.
The demand for skills in the oil and gas industry is changing rapidly. This is particularly true in Texas, where the industry is experiencing significant growth.
.Net developers are in high demand, especially in Houston.
The right browser and the right plug-ins are crucial to productivity.
Employers all over Houston demand workers who can handle their increasingly complex databases.
In this post, we’ll share some of our best advice for what you can do before, during and after a job interview.
Landing a new job is exciting and certainly worthy of celebration, but in the midst of being relieved that the job-hunting process is over, it’s important to remember that you still need to work hard to prove yourself worthy of your new position.
As the energy industry in Texas continues to expand, oil and gas fields have become increasingly plagued by an unfortunate setback.
Residents of the Houston area may want to consider attending one of these great events, which are all happening this weekend.
Considering the large size of the oil and gas industry in Texas, it’s important to have local businesses in place that aim to improve safety and reduce injuries and fatalities in this exciting yet dangerous field.
New data from the Houston Association of Realtors (HAR) suggests that the local housing market is doing great so far in 2013.
The Houston Chronicle recently reported that growing activity in the Lone Star State’s Eagle Ford Shale region is expected to produce 1.3 million jobs in the next seven years.
According to Adecco Staffing, 10 percent of recent graduates polled in a 2012 survey indicated that their parents have gone with them to a job interview, while 3 percent said that their mom or dad joined them for the actual meeting itself.
Are you looking for something fun to do in Houston this weekend?
Schlumberger — a leading supplier of technology, integrated project management and information solutions for the oil and gas industry — recently announced that it is donating $2.35 million to the University of Houston in an effort to help the school expand its UH Energy Research Park.
Some people think that being funny or creative when writing a resume will endear them to employers, but in many cases, this simply does more harm than good.
According to Healthcare IT News, two plaintiffs representing the four million individuals whose personal information — including health records and social security numbers — was compromised in an August data breach at Advocate Health Care, have filed a class action lawsuit against the company.
On Thursday, September 5, RunTitle — a Texas-based company described as the only online marketplace for mineral ownership information — published a press release announcing that it had secured $4 million in Series A funding and would be relocating its headquarters from Houston to Austin.
Summer may be coming to an end, but you can rest assured knowing there are still plenty of fun events going on in Houston this weekend.
No matter how confident you are about finding a new job, the fact remains that interviews are nerve-wracking for even the most skilled and competent professionals.
On Tuesday, September 3, IBM published a press release announcing that it has officially acquired Trusteer, Ltd., a global leader in endpoint cybercrime prevention, after entering a definitive agreement with the company on August 15.
In order to fulfill the growing demand for employees in Texas’ oil and gas industry, Houston Community College (HCC) has teamed up with drilling contractors to create an intensive program that will train students for working in this field once they graduate.
Labor Day Weekend is here, which means the season will soon be changing, kids are getting ready to go back to school and many professionals in Houston are looking forward to having Monday off. If you haven’t solidified your plans yet and are looking for something to do, you may want to check out these fun events.
Here are some tips for making a positive first impression.
A new infographic created and published by Information is Beautiful gives people the opportunity to truly visualize the rise in data breaches over the past nine years.
Summer may be winding down, but there are still a number of exciting events taking place in Houston each weekend that are fun for the whole family. In this post, we’ll take a look at what’s going on this weekend.
It’s no secret that the Eagle Ford Shale region in Texas makes up a significant part of the Lone Star State’s economy, creating a plethora of jobs and bringing in a large sum of money each year. But, according to an article published by San Antonio Express-News on Monday, August 20, this economic prosperity doesn’t have to be limited to areas where oil and gas are produced.
Interviewing for a job is undoubtedly a stressful process, but there are steps you can take to guarantee that you’re prepared when the time comes.
On Wednesday, August 14, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) sent an email to its employees alerting them that hackers may have gained access to some of their personal information.
Houston is known for its booming oil and gas industry and the opportunities it creates for individuals in the local workforce. To better prepare the next generation of employees in this field, the Lone Star State has created The Energy Institute High School — a new partnership between the Houston Independent School District and the energy industry.
Are you looking for something to do in Houston this weekend? If so, you’ll be happy to hear that the following exciting events will be going on this Saturday and Sunday.
It’s been an exciting few weeks at the Houston Zoo. According to the facility’s official blog, a tiny pygmy marmoset was born in the Natural Encounters building on July 27 — weighing in at only 36 grams.
In this post, we’ll take a look at some tips job candidates can keep in mind during a Skype interview.
A recent survey released by Semper Secure, a Virginia-based organization whose mission is to educate, engage and promote all aspects of cyber security, reveals valuable insights into the mind of professionals in this growing, lucrative field.
With the oil and gas industry in Texas’ Eagle Ford Shale region continuing to grow at a steady pace, there becomes the need for businesses in other fields to support these large infrastructures and their demands.
Whether you reside in the Houston area or are just visiting, you’ll be happy to hear that there are several great events going on this weekend in this Lone Star State city.