Programming languages, their uses, and job prospects

14-Mar-2017 18:35:17

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by Yolanda Graham

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The tech sector is here to stay.

Whether it's your mobile phone or your washing machine, your life will require some sort of technology to help you get things done. So it would be a fair summary to say that programming skills are an asset for today’s – and the future’s – job market.

If you’re interested in learning programming but don't know where to start, we’ve compiled a list of popular programming languages, their uses, and the job prospects for each language.

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Project management certifications – which one’s right for you?

09-Mar-2017 16:54:10

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by Yolanda Graham

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Project management is a high pressured, fast paced, challenging role. Project management certifications are valuable assets that can prove your skills to potential employers. But with so many types of certifications out there, it can be difficult to determine which one’s right for you.

Here are some brief descriptions of project management certifications which courses are available through JobStreet Education.

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7 ways to promote gender equality in the workplace

07-Mar-2017 18:57:48

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by Yolanda Graham

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At JobStreet Education, we believe that people should be able to enjoy the same opportunities and rewards regardless of their gender.

But while many of us may be aware of gender inequality in the workplace, we may not know what we can do to close the gap.

In conjunction with International Women’s Day 2017, we’ve compiled some practical ideas for businesses and organisations. 

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5 things you should do when you’re bored at work

23-Feb-2017 18:02:38

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by Yolanda Graham

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Having idle time at work shouldn’t happen often – otherwise, you’ll end up feeling bored and lose the motivation to go to the office. But slow days happen even to the best of us. When those days do come around, resist the urge to go around the office, poking your busy colleagues, and telling them you’re bored and just wanted to “bother” them.

Make the most out of your slack time by doing these things instead:

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Important questions you should be asking your interviewer

21-Feb-2017 17:28:35

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by Yolanda Graham

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People often think that interviews are for employers. It’s their chance to ask you questions and find out if you’re a good fit for the job. 

What we don’t realise is that the interview is also a chance for you to find out if the company is a good fit for you. The very last question the interviewer will ask is “Do you have any questions for us?” Having well thought out questions ready will not only impress the interviewer, but you'll find valuable answers about your potential employer. 

So what are the questions should you be asking your interviewer? Here' a suggested list – pick the questions that are most relevant to your goals and modify them if needed.

 

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