Blog Posts Archived By: October 2017

How Much Do Technology Professionals Really Make?

Posted on July 13, 2018 by Nick Squires

Are you considering entering the world of technology professionals, but aren’t sure what the future of the job market holds? We’ve done some research and are happy to tell you, the prospects are looking good. If you want to know what jobs are hiring, w …

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Is Your Career In Demand?

Posted on June 4, 2018 by Nick Squires

There’s a saying “Out with the old and in with the new”. In 2018 that saying is still true, as more and more companies are going digital. Some experts predict that most companies will have switched to advanced technology jobs by 2020, and will include …

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Smugglers and Scoundrels

Posted on May 10, 2018 by Nick Squires

Hiring new talent isn’t always easy. Finding the right person to fit what your company needs can be tough. Fortunately, The Computer Merchant is here to help. We work to provide IT staffing services to the technology industry across the United States. …

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You Know You Want to Be a Computer Programmer If…

Posted on May 9, 2018 by Nick Squires

If you’ve considered pursuing a career in computer programming, listen up. The computer programming industry is a fast growing and essential industry in today’s tech driven world. Because computer programmers create the code for software and operating …

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So You Want To Be A Web Developer?

Posted on April 10, 2018 by Nick Squires

If you’re thinking about pursuing a career in web development, listen up. If you want a job that encourages creativity, lets you work independently (maybe even from home), and is one of the hottest jobs on the market right now, web development might be …

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Why We Will Always Need Software Developers

Posted on March 19, 2018 by Nick Squires

So much of what we do today revolves around technology and the software that powers it. Since the 1980s, when home and personal computing took off, more and more people are becoming interested in developing software. Over the past two decades, we’ve se …

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Data Scientist: A Career for the Future

Posted on February 19, 2018 by Nick Squires

If you like working in the tech industry and you’re looking for a career that’s rewarding, sought after, has a high rate of employment, and gives you a lot of options of where you could work, becoming a data scientist may be right for you. The need for …

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The Most Sought After IT Jobs in 2018

Posted on February 15, 2018 by Nick Squires

To have a successful career in the IT world in 2018 takes a lot of careful planning. The IT industry is evolving quickly, and to stay ahead of the curve takes hard work. More and more businesses are looking for IT professionals with a broader variety o …

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Bitcoin & Blockchain – What are they and why are they important?

Posted on January 18, 2018 by Nick Squires

While most people have heard of bitcoin (the electronic cryptocurrency), fewer have heard of its underlying technology – Blockchain. Blockchain is an electronic ledger for recording, confirming and totaling economic transactions. It’s a record of event …

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Want a Raise? Here’s Some Advice

Posted on December 29, 2017 by Nick Squires

Asking your boss for a raise can be a difficult and awkward conversation. Talking about money is uncomfortable for many people. Many employees struggle to know exactly how to bring it up, or what to say in the meeting. We’ve compiled a few tips and tri …

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