December 29, 2017
There is a first time for everything. If you are attending a hackathon for the first time, it helps to be prepared. With the right preparation, you can make your hackathon experience more fun and productive. At HackerEarth, we have conducted over 800+ hackathons worldwide. In this blog, we are sharing our top tips to […]
December 29, 2017
As a melting pot of creativity, ideas, and skills, hackathons have helped in building some of the coolest apps of our times. Hackathons offer the opportunity to meet like-minded people, mentors, and potential investors. This makes it easy for participants to test and validate their product. The hackathon environment has led to the invention of […]
December 29, 2017
Innovation has become democratic—it is no longer confined to R&D labs of large organizations or government institutions. Each industry is witnessing the entry of novel innovation players. For instance, NASA does not monopolize space anymore—we have SpaceX, Virgin Galactic, Bigelow Aerospace, and Blue Origin. Nascent technology such as artificial intelligence has already found a place […]
December 29, 2017
Happiness is making the right career choice at the right time. If you are in tech, you are in luck. Some of the fastest growing jobs today are in the field of technology. Experts predict the IT industry will thrive in 2018 as the US economy improves. Job opportunities in tech are expected to increase […]
December 28, 2017
The labor economy has long transitioned from a closed labor market to an open and mobile one, characterized by a restless workforce which is quick to jump to meatier opportunities. High-performing individuals know that the conversation has shifted from “what can you do for us” to “what can we do for you.” While the economy […]
December 28, 2017
In the late 1990s and early 2000s, just when everyone thought that Apple’s growth had reached a saturation point, the company made a game-changing move. In 2001, Apple introduced an array of products and services beyond hardware and software. The company’s new offerings, such as the iPod, the iPhone, and the iTunes skyrocketed Apple’s growth […]
December 28, 2017
In today’s competitive landscape, it’s important that your products stay ahead of the status quo so you can set apart your company’s offering from the competition. With that in mind, it becomes important for companies to efficiently invest their resources toward coming up with new ideas and developing innovative products. In the process of developing […]
December 28, 2017
In today’s technological landscape, new ideas can be more than worth their weight in gold. We don’t need to look further than ubiquitous products that are an integral part of our lives today; they got their start as a novel projects at companies - Netflix’s decision to branch out into online streaming instead of DVD rentals, […]
December 27, 2017
For various reasons, powerful companies in Japan home to amazingly advanced technology and manufacturing capabilities in several industries have failed to become as global as their peers overseas. One of the challenges in achieving their globalization goals is their inadequate talent management strategy. Like everywhere, Japanese HR professionals are trying to do justice to everything […]
December 27, 2017
What is augmented reality and virtual reality? Augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) are computer technologies that have been gaining prominence over the last few years with breakthrough developments in engineering. AR technology takes real-world environments and ‘augments’ them with digital content that is superimposed over the user’s point of view. On the other […]