Author Archives: Jennifer Hay

About Jennifer Hay

IT Resume Writer, LI Profile Writer, and Data and Information Career Advisor

Your IT Resume – What to Do When You’re Not a Superstar

Only a small percentage of people are superstars. It is the everyday steady performers who are often the most valuable … Continue reading

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How to Survive Business and Technical Uncertainty in a Trump Administration

Uncertainty in the healthcare industry has been the norm for quite some time, first leading up to the creation of … Continue reading

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The Value of Teamwork in an IT Career

Throughout their IT careers, technical professionals work in a unique blend of business and technology. Their environment contains all the … Continue reading

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Does Your Technical Resume Need a Cover Letter?

As a technical resume writer, I am often asked about the importance of a cover letter and my answer has … Continue reading

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Twitter is a Bust as a Job Search Tool

These days when I see someone toting Twitter as a great way to get noticed in today’s highly competitive job … Continue reading

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A Large-scale Technical Implementation Gone Terribly Wrong

Technical implementations that are incorrectly deployed create not only a terrible customer experience, but also a very risky situation for the company. A robust test management plan that is fully integrated throughout the project plan is a primary asset in mitigating risk. You can create a very strong technical resume by describing your ability to create the structures, processes, and practices that mitigate risk, while also having the leadership ability to push back when risky practices are used. Continue reading

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Your Technical Career: Leverage your Existing Skills for a Career in Big Data

This article is part two in a series on how to transition your technical career to include big data. In … Continue reading

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Get Ready to Expand Your Technical Career to Include Big Data

There are tremendous job opportunities when you expand your technical career to include big data. As the use of data … Continue reading

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Technical Job Search Trends for Technology Professionals

With today’s current technology evolution, it should come as no surprise that technical job search trends are always changing. As … Continue reading

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Technical Resumes – Best Practices for a Technical Job Search

I am writing a series of articles about technical job search trends and technical resumes. In my first article, I … Continue reading

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