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Tech Startups are Hiring: How to Land a Job

So, you want to work for a startup? Well, you’re in luck. There’s no better time than the present to begin searching for a job in the startup world. It looks like tech startups are in the lead when it comes to scouting for...
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The Tech Industry Needs More Women Role Models, Here’s Why [infographic]

During a time of astounding, innovative technological advances, you’d think that more women might be taking on tech careers. However, even with the amount of available STEM jobs increasing, female role models in the tech space are few and far between. And we
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3 Healthy iPhone Apps That Increase Work Productivity

Have you ever tried to work when you were overstressed, overtired and eating too many fast food meals because you just didn’t have the “time” for healthy alternatives? Chances are, your work productivity level decreased even though you probably thought s
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What It’s Really Like to Be a Female Programmer

With men still dominating careers in technology, it can be difficult for their outnumbered women colleagues to make their voices heard. And here at PayScale, we know how important it is that businesses hire more women into high-tech roles. Due to this knowledg
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3 Ways Wearable Technology Will Impact Startups

Get ready, tech startup founders. The future of computing is heading toward wearable tech products that extend far past Google Glass, and large corporations aren’t the only ones seeing big opportunities when it comes to offering wearable tech devices to cons
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3 Technology Flubs That Are Sabotaging Your Job

In this day and age, modern technology seems to have taken over every aspect of our lives, including our careers. From social networking sites that allow us to stay constantly connected to colleagues, to iPhone apps that provide us with efficient ways to get..
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Women In Tech Have Advantage When It Comes to Online Jobs

It’s no secret that the number of men working in technology careers far outnumbers women who are doing the same. And even though the amount of available technology jobs is increasing significantly, women are still trailing behind men in the race to snatching
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It’s Now Illegal For Washington Employers to Request Your Facebook Password

It looks like employees in the state of Washington have one less thing to worry about when it comes to personal privacy in the workplace. Just one month after a last-minute amendment to the Cyber Information Sharing and Protection Act (CISPA) was defeated in..
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No-Contract Mobile Phones at Work: Should Your Business Make the Switch?

These days, if your staff members don’t have smartphones your business could fall behind when it comes to productivity, customer outreach and innovation. But the truth is that company mobile phone plans can be quite expensive. The good news is that if you wa
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Airbnb Stays Declared Illegal In New York City

Airbnb, the popular online community marketplace that allows you to rent out your home to travelers, has been ruled illegal in New York City by an administrative law judge despite efforts from the web service to persuade the city not to do so. PayScale...
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7 Tech Trends That Are Transforming Careers

In our technology-driven world, it should come to no surprise that the number of available tech jobs continues to grow. Market trends show that IT is now one of the top drivers of how businesses operate; from communication to productivity, to marketing and imp
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How Code for America Can Help Launch Your Tech Startup

American business has overcome many obstacles over the years thanks to significant advancements in technology. But as many of us know, civic organizations and government services have fallen behind when it comes to tech trends — with costly results. In a
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College Grads Want to Work at Microsoft, Not Facebook

Contrary to popular belief, it looks like Facebook hasn’t yet taken over every aspect of young people’s lives — especially their career paths. According to global employer research and advisory company, Universum USA, good old Microsoft wins over the
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The 7 Worst States for Startup Entrepreneurs

If you want to start a new business, you might want to think about relocating. A recent report from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce shows that some states are better than others when it comes to starting up in the tech world. Does your...
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3 Reasons Why Crowdfunding Works

Zach Braff may be in the hot seat for utilizing crowdfunding website Kickstarter to raise money for his newest film project, but at least the recent controversy has also shed a brighter, positive light on this peer-to-peer donation craze that seeks to launch p
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How to Snag Your Dream Job Using Your Smartphone

In today’s highly competitive job market, snagging your dream career may seem like just another pipe dream. But, thanks to modern advances in mobile technology, it’s now easier than ever to make your career aspirations reality. In a February 2
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5 Books Every Startup Entrepreneur Should Read

If you’re thinking about ditching a stable, corporate job to make a go at the exciting world of startups, you’re not alone. With new, useful businesses sprouting up every day, it’s no wonder more people are saying goodbye to the status quo in order...
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Google Glass: 5 Etiquette Tips

Get ready. Soon, the normal sea of faces that pass you by on your morning commute to the office will look a little less human, and a lot more cyborg. Google Glass, the super high-tech specs that combine computer, smartphone and camera capabilities, is...
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3 Reasons Why 3D Printing Will Change the World

Think 3D printing is a fad? You might want to rethink that notion. This tech trend just keeps getting better and wowing us as it continues strong into 2013. And when the former Editor-in-Chief of Wired Magazine says that 3D printing will be “bigger...