Thoughts, Insights, Ideas, Trends and Op-Eds

The State of Software Developers in Canada 2017: Skills, Salaries, and Trends

The Brookfield Institute recently released a report that revealed some interesting insights into the state of software developers in Canada. The findings highlight the prevalence and importance of software developers who form the backbone of the Canadian technology-driven economy. Until now, we were just speculating about this topic because we didn’t have an accurate picture of the country’s tech talent.

Get on the List Our biggest stories delivered to your inbox
Most popular
build app with MEAN stack in Vancouver

How to Interview a MEAN Stack Developer

So you’re looking to hire a MEAN stack developer for your bootstrap startup or established company and you’re going to conduct the interviews yourself. What questions should you ask to identify the candidate that will be a good fit for your team and project?

How Big Data Shapes the Future of Project Management

Big data is now very much established across industries to drive innovation and help businesses make important decisions. It also plays an important role in enhancing customer experiences while having a positive impact on revenue streams.

Top 5 Trends For Mobile App Development in 2018

It’s been a great year for mobile apps. In fact, in the third quarter of 2017, both Apple’s App Store and Google Play combined accounted for almost 26 billion downloads worldwide (generating $17 billion in revenue, up 8% over the same period last year).

How to Create a Data-Driven Recruitment Strategy

In the mid to late 1990s, the internet disrupted recruitment and transformed it for the better. This was when online job portals like Indeed and Monster came into existence.

How New Immigration Program Helps Canada Attract Top Tech Talent

In June 2017, the Government of Canada launched a new pilot program called the Global Skills Strategy that cuts the amount of time for foreign tech professionals to get a work permit to help companies bring in skilled talent quickly. Historically, Silicon Valley has been known to lure international talent with lucrative wages and the dynamic Bay Area lifestyle.

Four Technologies That Will Disrupt Your Business By 2020

As the year 2020 rapidly approaches, expectations are high within the technology community when it comes to the impending decade. As a result, a few studies have been conducted to ascertain how IT leaders anticipate technology will disrupt business and help transform it forever.