Day: August 10, 2018

Running Effective Meetings: An Engineer’s Guide

If you’re the leader of a software development team, chances are good that your engineers spend more time than they’d prefer on things other than developing software. Much of this time is probably taken up by meetings; Harvard Business review reports that time spent attending meetings in the workplace has […]

Cognizant Arizona Expansion to Add 500 New Technology Jobs in Mesa

Cognizant today announced the opening of its newest U.S. regional technology and service delivery center in Mesa, Ariz.  The center will house over 500 new employees, increasing Cognizant’s statewide workforce to nearly 3,000 employees at facilities in Phoenix, Chandler and Mesa as it addresses strong demand for specialized digital technology and business process services.   Opening ceremonies […]

10 Toughest Job Interview Questions — And How to Answer Successfully

We’ve all been there—pleased that an interview was going really well until the interviewer threw out a real doozy of a question that you just don’t know how to answer. But you don’t have to panic. We asked career coach Hallie Crawford to give us advice on how to answer […]

12 Companies Offering Student Loan Forgiveness Hiring Now

Agonizing over student loans? You are not alone — in 2018, Americans owed over $1.48 trillion in student loan debt according to Student Loan Hero. While that statistic may prompt hyperventilation, it has also motivated companies big and small to offer the next popular employee benefit: student loan repayments. Employers […]

5 Signs You Need to Earn More, Not Spend Less

“Spend less than you earn” — that’s a timeless and essential piece of financial advice. However, even among money experts, there’s disagreement about which side of the equation to focus on: earning more money or spending less of it. Unfortunately, the income side of the equation often is neglected. If you don’t […]

Is Your LinkedIn Profile Killing Your Job Search?

  Two of the most powerful job search tools you have at your disposal are your LinkedIn profile and your resume. Far too often, job seekers don’t take the time to sync these two materials together. Imagine submitting your resume to a job posting. The hiring manager decides to look […]