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  • 75,000 Apply for 6,000 Google Jobs -- in One Week

    75,000 Apply for 6,000 Google Jobs -- in One Week

    Once word got out last week that Google would be hiring at least 6,000 in 2011, the resumes came pouring in. The high-tech company, based in Mountain View, Calif.,received 75,000 applications last week -- that's 15 percent more than their previous highest week, which was in May 2007. Continue Reading

  • Five Job Search Tips for Tech Pros

    Five Job Search Tips for Tech Pros

    With employment opportunities exploding for technology and analysis positions, especially in the financial services sector, tech job seekers need to focus on their "personal branding" and emphasize their responsibilities, and not just their roles, as they begin to prepare to make a job move in... Continue Reading

  • Tech Salaries Flat, But Jobs Still Hot

    Tech Salaries Flat, But Jobs Still Hot

    You probably won't find a lot of sympathy for technology professionals who are disheartened because they had to endure a second straight year of nearly flat salaries -- especially since they garnered, on average, salary increases of about 1 percent*, which brought the average annual salary to $79,384, up from... Continue Reading

  • Tech Bounces Back with 47,000 Jobs, Mostly in Oklahoma City

    Tech Bounces Back with 47,000 Jobs, Mostly in Oklahoma City

    The year 2010 saw both the bottoming out and the strong return of the tech sector, reports Bloomberg Business Week. Leading the comeback kids has been Oklahoma City which has been trying to take on Silicon Valley. How does the tech sector look now? According to Moody's Analytics, the tech sector added 47,000... Continue Reading