Here are the top IT news stories from last week, as based on the story’s likes, shares, and interactions from our social media sites. We provide IT Staffing Services and IT Recruiting for businesses in the Buffalo area.
The U.S. IT sector added a total of 32,100 new jobs in June, according to an analysis of Bureau of Labor Statistics data by technology industry association CompTIA, and continues to grow at a faster rate than overall national employment. Indeed, every category except technology manufacturing, experienced positive job growth. CIO.com talked to Tim Herbert, CompTIA’s senior vice president of research and market intelligence, about what this labor data reveals…Read more
Data scientists are the new corporate rock stars. Companies in all industries know they need a strong bench of data science talent to have any hope of becoming the next Uber or Netflix. With more demand than supply, here’s what you need to know about recruiting the best and brightest. Data science and data analytics skills are in high demand, and the race is on to attract and hire top-notch professionals who possess these skill sets. Read more
Every job interview features an element of the unknown. No matter how much you’ve researched the company and reviewed your potential answers, there’s always the chance of an unexpected question. In addition, there are a few key ways that a candidate can sabotage their own efforts. If you’re applying for a new position, make sure to avoid these common ways of damaging yourself. If you’re mid-career, with a lengthy résumé loaded with skills…Read More
We’re eager to share our new office space at 2560 Walden Avenue, Suite 112, in Buffalo, New York with all of our team members and clients. We still have some ‘to-do’ items (projector screens and pictures to be mounted and hung) to complete, but we are all moved in! Lighthouse Technology Services has two types of team members, those that work internally (in our office), and those that work externally (at a client’s location, or from a remote office). Read More