Employers are basing their decisions not just on your interview or how you look on paper, but on the way your present yourself virtually.
Imagine you could write “socialite” on your resume just like Paris Hilton? Job predictions for 2012 forecast new tech jobs with savvy titles, only they refer to social media gurus, not to rich heiresses.
Making predictions for the new year is a tradition with news outlets and they’ve had their crystal balls working overtime picking the top trends in tech skills and careers for 2012.
If someone entered a roomful of women, shouting – let`s do some coding - I bet the room would empty fast. The stigma of coding as too geeky for women is exactly why Ladies Learning Code was formed.
You may not know when shopping stress makes your sweat or what route you take through a mall but marketing researchers were using new tech tools Black Friday to track just that kind of data.
Hey girls, have you ever thought about creating your own video game? Check out the Difference Engine, a six-week game making incubation for women. Find out about all the career opportunities in gaming and how to get started.
Imagine any widget an engineer wants to make just being printed out like a document. 3D printing makes printing objects easy and it’ll change engineering careers as its use spreads.
Information is gold to data analysts and if you think the 1.8 trillion gigabits of data created this year have nothing to do with tech careers – think again!
Today’s tech careers are creating the foundation for tomorrow’s networked society where everyone and everything will be interconnected to change how we live, work and play.