THE BENEFITS OF BEING A COMPUTER PROGRAMMER

THE BENEFITS OF BEING A COMPUTER PROGRAMMER Many people who have taken an interest in tinkering with computer programming as a hobby or side project eventually end up pursuing it as a career full time. This applies even if the person‘s previous field of specialization is something that has nothing to do with computers, such […]

HOW TO START A NEW CAREER AS A WEB DESIGNER

HOW TO START A NEW CAREER AS A WEB DESIGNER Designing the overall look of a website and balancing this look with the supposed function of the website is the responsibility of the website designer. It is the job of the web designer to create pages that make up the website, putting in the images […]

What is the current computer programmer job market outlook (part 2)

Information technology experts have pegged computer programming jobs to be among the more highly paid professions in the market today. Despite economic hiccups experienced by the United States’ economy in the previous year, the salary rates of computer programmers and other IT professionals still went up by an average of %3. There is definitely money […]

How to create a computer programming resume

When you are actively searching for a job as a computer programmer, one of the things you should be taking care of is your resume. Your resume is the document you hand out to your prospective employers. It serves as the tool by which you sell yourself to your prospects and convince them that you […]

Do computer programmers need good math skills?

As a Programming Career Coach, one of the questions I often run into from people considering the challenging and exciting field of computer programming is “Do You Have to be Good at Math to Become a Computer Programmer?”The excitement of being a computer programmer and the potential for high pay draws many people to shift […]

What is the current computer programmer job market outlook? (part 1)

During the years of the dot.com boom, the computer industry saw a rise in the demand for talented computer programmers to form the backbone of these lucrative organizations. The demand was high, the competition was tight and the prizes at stake are more than generous. But as these dot.com corporations fizzed out by the early […]

How to become a computer game programmer or video game programmer

If you want to be a computer game programmer or a video game programmer, now is the best time to venture into the industry. The industry is hungry for new talent that can bring a lot of new ideas and perspectives on the table, what with the accelerating development in computer technology and with the […]

Resume Writing For Computer Programmers

Ah yes, it is beginning to dawn on you that your resume is the reason why you’re not getting programming interviews no matter how hard you try. And when you call recruiters, they give you the run around! Someone should have been kind enough to tell you that your resume is killing your career! Now begin […]

Salary, Compensation And Bill Rate For Computer Programmers

Contract computer programmer’s bill anywhere from $30/hr. to $65/hr. or more depending on the location of the programmer, the programmer’s skill level, the programmer’s experience, the size of the software project and employers demand for the computer programming skill in question. Experience: The more experienced a programmer is in a specific programming language, the higher […]

Best Jobs For High School Graduates

Which careers and jobs offer high school graduates without a college degree or job experience the best opportunities for professional advancement? And where can high school graduates with little or no job experience and college education earn significantly higher income? The one thing that high paying careers have in common is skills that fetch top […]

Top Paying Jobs For High School Graduates In The USA

What are the top best paying jobs in computers and Information Technology that do not require a college education in the U.S.A.? I choose Information Technology because the industry does not require extensive formal education at the college or post graduate level. The Information Technology industry rewards talent, hard work, and initiative and does not […]