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A Comparison of Software Roles to Building Roles

Software development is often compared to the building and construction industry. In this article, I’ll make a direct comparison between the roles on a house building site to those in a software development team.

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Top 100 Blogs for Software Developers in 2015

It’s the start of a brand new year, so I’ve decided to compile a list of the top 100 blogs that I think software developers can get some benefit from in 2015.

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5 Tips For Finding Information Technology Internships

Finding and getting an internship during your IT degree is a great way to improve your chances of getting a job once you graduate. Learn a few tips for finding information technology internships with this article.

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Survey on What IT Contractors Miss About Full Time Work – And Why I Disagree

I recently saw the results of a survey that IT contractors took, for what they missed from working full time. I saw these results, and was very surprised at the results, and actually disagree with them. Let’s take a look

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Advantages and Disadvantages of Outsourcing in IT

Outsourcing is a common trend in the IT industry. It involves sending some of the business operations to an external company. There are, however, a few advantages and disadvantages of outsourcing.

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Should I Work For A Large Or Small IT Company?

One of the most common questions about working in the IT industry is around the kind of company that we should work for. Should you work for a bigger company, or a smaller company? Large, multiple-location corporation, or small, growing

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Three Great Places For IT Job Candidate Resources

I’ve been writing on this site for some time, and I’ve come across quite a few different career resources for IT professionals. I’m trying to create the best possible resource myself, and in doing so, I’ve found a few others

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16 Of The Top IT Consulting Firms

IT consulting is a big part of the IT industry. Companies outsource their work to consulting companies, by either offshoring their work to other companies, or bringing consultants into their company to work on short or long term projects. Consulting

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Top 10 IT Career Development Blogs

I’ve been running this IT career development blog for some time now (about a year and a half). During this time, I’ve noticed quite a few other IT career blogs in the industry. I’d like to share with you ten

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What Is The Information Technology Salary Range?

One of the most common questions in the IT industry is on the topic of salary. What salary is expected? How much can I earn? Is my salary at the expected level of someone with my experience? Let’s have a

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