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The 15 highest-paying jobs in tech, according to LinkedIn

<b>• IT jobs and other tech roles are supposed to be in-demand and well-compensated.</b><p><b>• But, when it comes to the realms of tech, IT, and software, senior gigs are still the most lucrative.</b><p><b>• That's according to the salary data that LinkedIn put together in order to figure out which tech jobs earn the</b> …

Employment

Ten Things Recruiters Look For In Your LinkedIn Profile

Dear Liz,<p>I get updates from LinkedIn that tell me how many people have looked at my profile.<p>The number is climbing, so that’s good. I assume that some of these visitors to my LinkedIn page are recruiters. I hope so!<p>What are recruiters looking for in a LinkedIn profile?<p>Thanks Liz!<p>Yours,<p>Beatrice<p><i>Watch</i> …

Employment

How to Answer Job Interview Questions About Responsibilities

Job Interview Questions About Your Positions of Responsibility<p>Updated June 16, 2018<p>When, during a job interview, you are asked questions related to …

Employment

Ten Things Never, Ever To Say About Yourself

We have been taught to brag about ourselves in our professional branding, but that’s terrible advice.<p>The more illustrious a person is, the less likely they are to praise themselves.<p><b>Watch on Forbes:</b><p>When someone is truly a guru, other people say “That person is a guru!” but the guru doesn’t say it …

Media Industry

Singapore's Young Entrepreneurs Share How LinkedIn Has Helped Grow Their Business

Starting and growing a business can be tough, especially if you lack the years of experience as your competitors.<p>To find out how young entrepreneurs can build a successful business by leveraging LinkedIn, I spoke with two LinkedIn Power Profile Founders: Cherilyn Tan, CEO of Asia Law Network and …

When It Comes To 529 Plans, Parents Just Don't Understand

It’s no surprise that saving for college has become an important financial priority for parents, second only to retirement. Rising tuition costs and record-breaking student loan debt in the U.S. (now over $1.4 trillion) have made it almost impossible to achieve the American Dream without proper …

Move Over, Kevin: 'Home Alone' Loses A Box Office Record After 27 Years

For 27 years, the $285.7 million in domestic theatrical gross earned by family comedy hit <i>Home Alone</i> has stood as the world’s biggest single-territory total for a live-action comedy, but now another picture has finally come along to snatch away its box office record.<p>Back in 1990, the modestly …

Technology: Killer or Savior Of The American Dream?

The American Dream is fading. Extensive research points to increasing social inequality and grossly declining rates of social mobility.<p>Technology has been cast as the antagonist to this, the primary killer of the American Dream and perpetuator of social inequality. However, technology itself is …

Raspberry Pi Commands Cheat Sheet

Those just starting out with the Raspberry Pi mini PC, or anyone who would like a refresh and has been away from the hardware, may be interested in a …

What Almost Losing My Business Taught Me About Leadership

In 2008, 1-800-GOT-JUNK? seemed like an invincible growth machine. We’d opened 312 successful franchises across North America in ten years, and business showed no signs of slowing down — or so we thought.<p>Then we turned the corner into 2009. Like many others, the recession hit us hard and fast. By …

'Pokémon Go' Egg Changes Chart: Update alters hatch rate groups for Pokémon after recent event

Eggs in <i>Pokémon Go</i> continue to surprise, it seems. Back in March, players managed to figure out the likelihood of every Pokémon hatching from an egg …

The 25 best fast-food chains in America right now

But fast-food lovers aren't loyal only to legacy chains like McDonald's, KFC, and Taco Bell. In fact, these giants don't even break the top 25 in our latest ranking of the top fast-food chains in America.<p>Business Insider teamed up with Restaurant Business, a publication that focuses on the …

Many Parents Now Saddled With Thousands In Their Kids' Student Loans

You know college is pricey. You know parents are helping their kids out. But now we’re seeing what happens to these parents after their children graduate from school: massive debt.<p>In a recent survey by Student Loan Hero of parents who took out or cosigned a loan for their child’s education, 55% of …

The Safest Seat On A Plane, According To Studies Of Crash Data

One block of seats has a better survival rate than others.<p>Air travel is the safest form of transportation in the country. In 2016, for the seventh year in a row, exactly zero people died from plane crashes on U.S.-certified scheduled airlines. Experts estimate your overall odds of perishing in a …

Want To Be Successful? Quit Working So Hard

As kids we were told that hard work would take us to our goals.<p>As we grow older we realize that people around us and all over the world work themselves to the bone but still don’t get what they want.<p>The old adage “Hard work brings success” is no longer true, if it ever was.<p>As a kid I worked my tail …

Motivation

These Are The Jobs Most Likely To Be Taken Over By Robots

If you saw our list of least stressful jobs of 2017 and considered a pivot into a new profession, you may want to reconsider. It sounds like science …

The Future

Java Concurrency Interview Questions (+ Answers)

<b>The Master Class of "Learn Spring Security" is live:</b><b><br>>> CHECK OUT THE COURSE</b>1. IntroductionConcurrency in Java is one of the most complex and advanced …

Sex, Lies And Videotape: The Week In Trump

The audience was invited, the questions were vetted, and the moderator was a friendly local Republican radio host.<p>But Donald Trump appeared offended …

Hey, Hillary Clinton: Here’s How to Debate a Narcissist

Threaten his ego, force him into the policy weeds, and maybe, just maybe, even flatter him.<p>I had an odd inquiry from a member of the press recently. …

The 31 biggest games of the holiday season

We've got you covered, from the latest Pokémon game to "Call of Duty."<p>Here are the 31 biggest games of the holiday season.

The 30 games we can't wait to play this holiday season

Tomorrow is September 1st, which means fall is almost here. It’s a time for drinking syrupy seasonal coffee drinks, wearing big warm sweaters, and finding the time in your life to play the incoming onslaught of holiday game releases. 2016 has already been a pretty great year for games, with …

How to Destroy Your Career, Ted Cruz Style

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you spend enough time in the business world, there will inevitably be times when you need to stand up for yourself and do what’s best for you, instead of just marching like a good corporate soldier.<p>But if you burn bridges and shoot …

New "Haikyu!!" Stage Play Main Visual Featuring Karasuno Members

The official website of "Hyper Projection Engeki Haikyu!!: Karasuno, Fukkatsu! (<i>Revival!</i>)," the upcoming new stage play adaptation of Haruichi …

How Facebook helped this guy’s e-commerce store go from zero to $100K+ in 3 months

22-year-old Melvin Chee from Melbourne, Australia went from experimenting with e-commerce dropshipping during his semester break to a 6-figure business in just 3 months. He had previously started several different businesses, many of which failed spectacularly. Some of his efforts were featured on …

eCommerce

How to build a VR-ready PC

The Oculus Rift and HTC Vive are here. But your PC has to be pretty powerful to use these cutting-edge VR headsets. If your PC is lacking performance, don't worry. We're going to show you how to build a VR-ready PC.<p><b>Update, July 1 2016:</b> <i>We've added information about the new AMD Radeon RX 480 and</i> …

Virtual Reality

Foxconn cuts 60,000 factory jobs and replaces them with robots

Automation is accelerating in smartphone plants<p>Foxconn, the largest contract electronics manufacturer in the world, says it has automated away 60,000 jobs in one of its factories, according to the <i>BBC</i>. The cuts are part of an ongoing process to replace humans responsible for "many of the …

Learn, Build, Test RegEx

RegExr v3 was created by gskinner.com, and is proudly hosted by Media Temple. Edit the Expression & Text to see matches. Roll over matches or the …

Ten Things Never To Say As You Quit Your Job

I criticize many of the standard business scripts that we have been taught to follow. At the same time, traditional scripts can come in handy. I don’t want you to improvise your resignation speech and possibly say something you’ll wish later that you hadn’t said.<p>Here is the standard resignation …

Employment

How (Not) To Make Your College Application Stand Out

Every college applicant wants to stand out, but in your efforts to show what makes you distinctive you need to make sure you don’t end up blending in.<p>For an analysis of college applications show that many students lapse into the same old formulas when they try to identify what it is that makes them …