Thinking of breaking into the field of mobile app design? You certainly aren’t alone.
Given the recent growth in the tech sector, there are plenty of chances to keep an eye open for new and better opportunities.
If you’ve spent years establishing your career in a specific corner of the tech industry, changing jobs may be the furthest thing from your mind. But you may not want to rule it out at the end of the day.
Many app developers work on a freelance basis. You might be one of them. Should you look for more security?
You definitely want to have examples of apps you’ve developed on hand to impress potential employers. It’s even better if you can show that these apps have become popular in their respective niches.
One reason why developers need to stay up on the latest trends is that major technological updates can change everything overnight.
Facebook’s new mobile app, Paper, may have changed mobile design forever.
It is difficult, if not impossible to grow a startup these days without a strong web presence. Without a significant advertising budget, online promotions via websites and social media are the only way to build a brand.
Due to the popularity of mobile apps for smartphones and tablets, an increasing number of businesses are seeking to develop their own apps to promote their services and offer more functionality to their customers.
Mobile developers who work with devices running the Android operating system know that it is important to understand Java. Virtually all native Android applications are developed using the popular programming language.
Given the number of recent career opportunities in Houston that have opened up, few readers could be blamed for considering a new position.
They say you should always be keeping an eye out for new job opportunities, even if you are happy with your current position.
How does one become an app developer? That’s an important question.
In the world of software development, there is always room to grow and change.
There have been some recent changes in the market fir Android phones—some small, some large, but all influential.
Any developer who wants to create an Android mobile app may want to have some Linux knowledge in their back pocket.
In order to get a sense of what jobs and skills will be the most in demand in the coming year, it helps to look at what employers were looking for last year.
Many workers in the tech industry, whether they hold jobs at major corporations or small startups, wonder if they could leave their current job and find something better in a related field. Given the state of today’s tech industry, the answer seems to be yes.
The market for mobile apps has skyrocketed in recent years, and with fast-paced growth comes rapid change.
Trends in the business world have been moving toward mobile application development.
Popular development platforms are always changing.
Whether you’re new to the programming world or an industry veteran, there are always benefits to brushing up your skills.
Is it better to design a mobile app or focus on an HTML5-optimized website?
In the business world, the word “infrastructure” no longer solely refers to the heavy equipment that companies use to manufacture their goods.
Whether you are just starting out in the workforce or you already have an established career, you may be making important mistakes that will prevent you from reaching your full potential.
Getting an IT job in Houston will not necessarily be easy.
As the year comes to a close, we have an opportunity to look ahead at some of the changes we should expect pertaining to the development of enterprise software.
Let’s face it. Your job just isn’t as rewarding as it used to be.
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.
Tech companies all across the country are searching deep and wide for good talent, including those who know Java.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Here are some tips for making a positive first impression.
In this post, we’ll take a look at some tips job candidates can keep in mind during a Skype interview.
Though it may not be the job of your dreams, taking on an entry-level position is the best way to kick off your career, make connections and gain valuable experience in your newly chosen field. With this in mind, here’s a look at a few ways that you can succeed in this kind of situation.
Getting laid off from a job can be a life-altering event, but it doesn’t have to be the end of the world. Here are some tips to follow when you’re in between jobs.
Now that summer is halfway over, many internships may soon be coming to an end. In these situations, often the best case scenario is to be offered a full-time position at the company. With this in mind, here are some tips interns can follow to increase the chances of this happening.
According to AARP statistics, “nearly 1.8 million people aged 55 and older were unemployed in May 2013″ and the “average duration of unemployment for older jobseekers [...] was 50.2 weeks.” With this data in mind, it’s easy to understand why Baby Boomers can become discouraged when trying to find steady employment after being laid off in this economy.
In this post, we’ll take a look at the do’s and don’ts of salary negotiation when you’ve been offered a job.
Considering the state of today’s economy, it makes sense that people searching for a job are open to trying every way possible to secure steady employment. Fortunately, networking and getting your name out there is easier than ever before thanks to a variety of social media platforms.
Now that college graduation has come and gone and the summer is here, many young adults fresh out of school will be preparing to find their first real job.
There are a number of common mistakes you’ll want to make sure you avoid during your interview.
Almost everyone has heard the old adage “the first impression is the last impression,” and when it comes to job interviews, there is certainly some truth to this.
According to Psychology Today, researchers Uri Simonsohn and Francesca Gino published a piece in the February 2013 issue of Psychological Science that reveals that the time of day during which person schedules an interview could have an affect on how he or she is ranked by the hiring manager.
The abundance of career opportunities in Houston is just one of the many things that make this gorgeous, exciting Lone Star State city such an ideal place to take up residence. In addition to its healthy economy, Houston has a lot to offer both kids and adults when it comes to arts, cuisine, music and entertainment.