Digital Distractions

Digital Distractions

When considering just “taking a sec” to scan your emails, instant messages on your cell or Facebook, stay mindful of the potential cost. Although likely gone are the days of monastic focus on one daily task, you can regain control of your tasking list through message mindfulness. Check those messages, but not first thing in the morning, and take time to put hard problem first on your agenda for at least your first hour of the day.

H4 closing

H4 closing

Fraught with challenges and shortcomings, the H1B system was long overdue for an overhaul. Now that changes are coming, it will be an important test for the current administration, the Department of Homeland Security, the USCIS, American IT companies and overseas IT staff providers to find a way forward.

Professional Certifications

Professional Certifications

Along your professional career, you have undoubtedly heard the alphabet soup of professional certifications available that are “essential” if you wish to advance. But is this accurate? Before you spend the time and money to achieve a professional certification check...
IT Expansion and Beyond

IT Expansion and Beyond

This time of year industries across the business world begin prognosticating about where their industry is going. Although this may be a fun water cooler chat exercise, billions of dollars of growth can be won or lost by catching or missing an emerging trend. Although...
Understanding Blockchain

Understanding Blockchain

Growing beyond the early days of cryptocurrency, blockchain is now poised to become the world’s dominant value-exchange protocol. But what is blockchain? The term may be completely unfamiliar if you live outside the world of Bitcoins, but if you run a business that involves multiple levels of interactions for contracts, complex databases, and high-value transactions with untested clients, then blockchain may be exactly what your business needs.