Entries by McLean Thompson

Is it time to hire an executive assistant?

Hiring an executive assistant is a big decision for any individual. There is a lot that goes into this process, and careful consideration should be given in regards to both yourself and your business before proceeding. Before you rush out to make your hire, it’s a good idea to consider all the pros and cons […]

Are coding bootcamps worth it?

Over the past several years, there has been a rise in the number of courses known as “coding bootcamps”. People are looking for ways to advance their careers, without spending an exuberant amount of money on a new college degree, especially in the ever-growing tech industry. To meet this demand, the number of coding bootcamps […]

The best technologies to learn in 2017

One problem facing many workers today is complacency. There’s a mindset that once you learn the required skills, tools, or information, you can stop learning. For instance, if your job requires you to write code exclusively in Java, you’ll probably learn everything you need to know about Java and ignore other programming languages. And while […]

Leverage your online presence to help you get the job

Everyone has heard stories of somewhat careless individuals publicly posting inappropriate things on their social media profiles that have gotten them into trouble – maybe it was the teen who got fired for a vulgar tweet before she even started her job, or the PR executive that posted a racist joke while she was on […]