Top 5 STEM Careers for 2020

A STEM career (short for science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) comes with an abundance of possibilities. Thousands of professions fall into this category. From being an accountant to being a zoologist, the list of STEM jobs is endless. People that opt for STEM careers can end up changing the world. These jobs also offer the chance to earn a high salary while doing meaningful work. There is immense potential for professional growth as well.  Read on as we discuss the highest paying jobs in STEM industries. 1.   Software Developer Medial Annual Salary: $70,868 - $110,590 A software developer is [...]

$1,000 STEM Scholarship from Decide Consulting

The Houston-based IT staffing and recruiting agency, Decide Consulting, is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students who have an interest in pursuing a STEM career. Our company understands the value of an education and the need to help students achieve their goal. We also understand the need to have more STEM students. There are over 500,000 open IT and software jobs in the US. The high cost of education, including tuition, housing, and books frequently makes it difficult for many students achieve their STEM dreams. In an effort to makes financial issues a little easier, our company is offering [...]

Why it is a Great Time to Major in Computer Science

“Newly-minted graduates are getting job offers up to $500K.”  Anytime you want to get a room full of college students to perk up and say “Wow!”, just make that statement. (FYI - It works for the Gen X and Boomer crowds also.) Regardless, there is a population of people with new post-graduate degrees who never worked that are earning up to $500K a year. The jobs come with perks and bonuses. It is a small group. Odds are if you are reading this, you are not in it that population. That’s still OK, because for every job paying $500K [...]

8 Questions to Ask IT Recruiters

In today’s world, the Information Technology sector has a huge job market – we simply cannot do without computers and their complex algorithms! So, if you are in IT, there are numerous job opportunities and varied ventures that you can explore your field of work. However, there are times when you end up with a job or start working in a workplace that is the exact opposite of what you thought it would be. To prevent this from happening, you should ask the recruiter a few questions so that you know what you are signing up for. A recruiter [...]

Hot Job – CyberSecurity Engineer

Cybersecurity is a growing concern for many businesses and skilled cybersecurity engineers are in high-demand. Today, data breaches can be extremely damaging to a business, ruining their market credibility and putting them at risk of extortion from hackers. With more and more businesses offering jobs in this area, you might be tempted to apply for this position as well. But what does it mean to be a cybersecurity engineer? If you’re wondering, we can help shed more light here. We’re taking a closer look at cybersecurity engineer job responsibilities, requirements, and other fine details. Typical Background Cybersecurity engineers are [...]