Static design comps don't deliver a complete picture of what’s happening on a website. While many still present comps as a design deliverable, others like Vanseo Webdesign, have moved to showing working prototypes to clients. For VanSeo web Design, this change is the most significant way that the design process has changed.

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There are right and wrong ways to go about choosing a career. Choosing solely based on someone else's recommendation without validating with your own independent research ... is not one of the good ways! Start by doing your own research and then evaluate the suitability of the career using some of these common-sense principles ... Do You Love Computer Programming? One good reason for choosing a career like computer programming is that you "like to write software programs."   Why

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One of Stephen Covey’s seven habits of highly effective people is to begin with the end in mind. Steven Covey's book's website describes this second habit in the following way: "Begin each day, task, or project with a clear vision of your desired direction and destination, and then continue by flexing your proactive muscles to make things happen." Covey's advice applies as much to our work as software developers as it does to other aspects of our lives.

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I am 18 years old, about to attend The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. I have a very simple question about employers and if they care about what college I attend. I just finished my orientation to register for classes and because my school is a liberal arts school, I am required to take about 8 total classes unrelated to math, science and computers. UNC-CH is ranked #20 for Computer Science and because I am from NC it was cheap tuition and seemed like the perfect choice. I would

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Jeff Bezos has a public e-mail address, jeff@amazon.com.    Not only does he read many customer complaints, he forwards them to the relevant Amazon employees, with a one-character addition: a question mark.   When Amazon employees get a Bezos question mark e-mail, they react as though they've discovered a ticking bomb.   They've typically got a few hours to solve whatever issue the CEO has flagged and prepare a thorough explanation for how it occurred, a response that

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Career change to Data Analytics from Java programmer

Hi, I am a java/j2ee developer and i have 6+ experience in both. I want to learn hadoop and want to work in this technology without losing my prior experiance. Please tell me, is it good to learn this technology? What is the future for this technology? What is the use of my java knowledge in this technology? Is this a good career path? Please help me to take right decisions
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If you think branding is only for movie stars, professional athletes or consumer-driven companies like Coke or Proctor & Gamble, think again! Whether you've been a technical professional (techie) for nine months or nine years, you've earned a reputation. And since recruiters and engineering managers are influenced by what they hear and read about you, it's incumbent upon every professional to manage their image and their brand. If you need more reasons to develop a personal brand

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More businesses in Europe hiring data scientists name existing staff with IT backgrounds as a preferred place to hire than any other source, according to research from database software company Teradata. At 46 percent, existing IT-skilled staff come in ahead of specialist contractors on 42 percent, and new hires from specialist recruiters on 38 percent as the recruitment sources most cited by C-level executives in the UK, France and Germany. When it comes to the skills that organisations are

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One of our readers wants to leave his full-time job and become an Information Technology (IT) Contractor. Many of the questions he is running by us can benefit you now or sometime in the future if you decide to become an IT Contractor. Q. Which Industries Are Hiring IT Contractors? A. Pretty much every industry or sector of the economy is hiring IT Contractors. However, you may want to find out which sectors are hiring more than others. To do this, go to Dice.com and find out

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Xolani, is a business analyst who is scared of talking or making a point when in meetings with upper management. His fear of being contradicted during meetings with management cramps his productivity and reduces his effectiveness as a business analyst ... afterall, if he can't talk at meetings, what else can he do for his company, right? However,  he is not alone as many professionals also struggle with a crushing sense of inadequacy! A sense of inferiority really boils down to a

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