8 Tech Buzzwords You Need to Know Before Your Interview
5 Reasons Why UX Design Training is a Marketer's Secret Weapon
If you want to break into the tech industry, you need to speak the language. Even if you are a non-traditional candidate you will still be expected to know key industry terms and trends. This article features some of the most common tech buzzwords you need to know before sitting down with HR.
How Do You Get Started on GitHub?
For today’s marketing professionals, career success may involve deepening your understanding of user experience practices. The definition of UX design is to create digital products, such as apps or customer journeys through websites, that are “easy to use and delightful to interact with.” When UX practices are woven into marketing, it can yield higher customer conversions, improved loyalty and satisfaction and more revenue.
How to Unleash the Power of Data-Driven Design
If you’re interested in front-end or back-end development, one of the first things you should do is learn how to use GitHub. For those unfamiliar with the international coding hosting platform, GitHub is an online git or version control repository and an Internet hosting service.
Advance Your Team with Career Development and Skill Building
Data-driven design can foster powerful innovation where there are otherwise design roadblocks. Although UX/UI designers may not be accustomed to working with large data sets, the changes that an informed design process can bring about are significantly positive.
How To Measure The Effectiveness Of Your Social Media Campaign
If you’re part of a startup company and you aim for success and longevity, it’s important to have a system that facilitates career development and skill building within your team in order to retain your existing staff and attract future employees.
5 Ways to Improve Your Mobile Marketing Strategy
Your first social media campaign is up and running, and you’re proud of all the work you've done. You can spend a little bit of time basking in your accomplishment, but you also need to be aware of the work you have ahead as the campaign continues.
The Kinds of Product Managers Fueled Hires
Mobile marketing is fast becoming the most powerful method of growing both a brand and a business. The personal and convenient nature of the medium has made it an integral part of people's daily lives.
Elizabeth Tsung: Gaining Career Perspective at Startup Institute
Professionals and recent grads alike come to Startup Institute seeking a better understanding of the hiring process. There are so many unknowns that make navigating the process a guessing game: “What skills are most important to this company? What type of job experience do they want to see?”
Getting the inside scoop on what hiring managers look for in job candidates can help you focus on what’s important: landing the job.
How Google's Evolving Updates Change SEO
A serious car accident altered the course of Elizabeth Tsung’s long laid out career path as a classical violinist. The real problem however? It was far from her true passion.
How Can You Prepare To Ace Your First Web Development Interview?
Search Engine Optimization is not a math equation, it's an art form. There is not one set of unchanging rules. Instead, the style evolves.
Joining a Startup Shouldn't Feel Like You're Playing Career Roulette
If you want to ace your first web development interview, you need to be willing to do your research.
Learning Responsive Web Design
Life is full of risks, often in ways and forms of which we’re not even aware. For career changers, especially those beginning a new adventure joining a startup company, the reward is worth the risk.
Sidney Baptista: From IT Consultant To Growth Manager At Breather
Have you ever tried to buy a product on your smartphone only to find that the text is too hard to read or the page cuts off? Maybe you have tried to show a friend something interesting on your tablet, only to be frustrated when the page doesn't lay out as nicely as it did on your laptop? Responsive web design is about using HTML and CSS to allow users to view the same web page on multiple devices with ease.
Startup Institute Announces New CEO And Leadership Team
As the growth manager for the on-demand workspace company Breather, Sidney Baptista gets to work in a rapidly evolving field. However, his career path wasn't always pointing him toward this role. Instead, a significant change took him into the world of marketing.
Sales and Marketing Alignment: Tips and Best Practices
Startup Institute, the leading career accelerator for the innovation economy in Boston and New York City, today announced Rich DiTieri as its new CEO. The announcement comes alongside the appointment of a new leadership team who will lead a new era at Startup Institute.
YouTube SEO: How To Rank Your Videos
Leading up to this point, a partnership between the two teams is essential for success, and strong communication between the two departments is critical to the efforts of each. Here are a few tips for developing cohesive sales and marketing alignment.
What Resources Can Boost Your Efficiency As You Begin Your Marketing Career?
For video marketing, no platform is better than YouTube, the world's single largest video hosting platform. Make sure your videos are optimized before you put them out there for the world to enjoy.
Startup Institute Launches Its First Part Time Program
Maintaining efficiency can be difficult in the marketing field, especially if you’re just getting into marketing. There are many online resources and tools to support you in becoming more productive.
Avoid These 5 Sales Pitfalls And Try These Selling Techniques Instead
Startup Institute, the leading career accelerator for the innovation economy in New York City and Boston, today announced the launch of its first part-time program. The 12-week part-time program is in response to demand from students who want to combine study with full-time employment, while receiving the same intensive training in the most in-demand skills in the startup industry, and demand from companies who are eager to accelerate the skills of their employees and introduce the startup mindset to their teams.
If you are new to the sales industry, here are five common pitfalls you want to avoid.