Author Archives: Jennifer Hay

About Jennifer Hay

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

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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How to Position Yourself for a Data Scientist Career in Your Technology Resume

Are you thinking of pursuing a data scientist career? There are a number of companies and colleges that are profiting … Continue reading

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Technology Career Roadmapping: Information, Systems and Data Careers

In following up on Dave Wells’ article titled The Evolution (and Opportunity) of Technology Careers, I’d like to take a … Continue reading

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The Future of IT Jobs and IT Careers: Where will you fit in?

For many, the end of the recession meant the return to the prosperity and stability that existed in pre-recession times. … Continue reading

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Are ROI and ROA Creative Works of Fiction for BI Programs?

Every BI program manager tries to make a connection between the projects that his team has delivered and the value … Continue reading

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Mistake #8: Doesn’t Describe Your Actual Job Role

IT departments have never done a very good job of using titles that actually relate to what a person does, … Continue reading

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Mistake #7: Too Modest About Achievements

Many professionals in IT are quite modest about their achievements so they tend to include only the barest details on … Continue reading

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Mistake #6: Discount Important Business Knowledge

IT professionals tend to discount their business applications knowledge. They see their value in terms of expertise with tools and … Continue reading

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