Comments
Hadoop Jobs: How One Exec Vets Talent
Newest First  |  Oldest First  |  Threaded View
ChrisMurphy
50%
50%
ChrisMurphy,
User Rank: Author
4/30/2014 | 2:23:17 PM
Re: Resume buzzword bingo
I spoke with a CIO recently who said that he can find point-product experts -- experts in particular data tools -- but the really hard and valuable people are those who understand the broader data architecture, the full picture of what you're trying to do and how to make it happen. I also hear this point often about software engineers -- the demand is high for just hard core software engineering chops. 
Laurianne
50%
50%
Laurianne,
User Rank: Author
4/29/2014 | 2:47:27 PM
Resume buzzword bingo
Note the advice about not overloading your resume with buzzwords you can't support. This is a balance: You want to get past the software that is weeding out resumes, but you don't want to play buzzword bingo. I also find bios that overdose on buzzwords unappealing. Ever notice all those snarky Twitter comments about Ninjas/rockstars/thought leaders?


The Business of Going Digital
The Business of Going Digital
Digital business isn't about changing code; it's about changing what legacy sales, distribution, customer service, and product groups do in the new digital age. It's about bringing big data analytics, mobile, social, marketing automation, cloud computing, and the app economy together to launch new products and services. We're seeing new titles in this digital revolution, new responsibilities, new business models, and major shifts in technology spending.
Register for InformationWeek Newsletters
White Papers
Current Issue
InformationWeek Tech Digest September 18, 2014
Enterprise social network success starts and ends with integration. Here's how to finally make collaboration click.
Flash Poll
Video
Slideshows
Twitter Feed
InformationWeek Radio
Archived InformationWeek Radio
The weekly wrap-up of the top stories from InformationWeek.com this week.
Sponsored Live Streaming Video
Everything You've Been Told About Mobility Is Wrong
Attend this video symposium with Sean Wisdom, Global Director of Mobility Solutions, and learn about how you can harness powerful new products to mobilize your business potential.