How Does an Online Transaction Work?

April 17, 2018

Maybe you’re a fan of technology and always wondered about the process behind online transactions (or exactly what the associated fees pay for), or maybe you’re skeptical of the “invisible pipes” that carry our money. Either way, you’ve most certainly used them. Alex Bloomberg and David Kestenbaum of NPR’s Planet Money reported on the basics […]

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8 Arduino Projects to Do This Weekend

April 12, 2018

Who doesn’t love building things? Take those tech and engineering skills and create something amazing this weekend with one of these Arduino projects. You’ll hone your coding skills and make something useful – it’s a win/win!

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STEM and the Jobs of the “New Collar Economy”

April 10, 2018

Attending the US News and World Report’s Workforce of Tomorrow annual conference has introduced a new sense of the importance of STEM education to me and the thousands of attendees at this year’s event. The conference was aptly labeled the “Workforce of Tomorrow” conference and brought educators, interest groups and major companies together to discuss […]

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March Jobs Report: Tech Unemployment Rate Decreases

April 6, 2018

The unemployment rate remained steady in March, staying at 4.1 percent for the sixth consecutive month. During the month of March, 103,000 were created.

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8 Cool Places Google Street View Can Take You To

April 3, 2018

Google street view has been offering a new way of seeing things since 2007. The technology offers users panoramic views from positions along many streets in the world as a component of Google Maps. (Google Japan even offers the street view from a dog’s perspective!) You can even experience new destinations using virtual reality (VR).

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Master Giving Performance Reviews With These Tips

April 2, 2018

In a survey of Fortune 1,000 companies, approximately 66% of the employees are dissatisfied with their performance evaluations. In fact, more than two-thirds of the employees felt that their performance evaluations were not reflective of what they did within their jobs. This could be because performance reviews can be difficult for managers and employees to […]

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