By Jason Middleton
For the third year in a row data scientist is considered the top job in the country. That said, just about anywhere you look in the technology sector, in Silicon Valley and around the country, you’ll find people hiring tech talent.
And that trend is likely to continue for up to three years, according to Heather Johnston and her research from Robert Half. The talent placement agency polled dozens of chief information officers – both nationally and in Silicon Valley – to find out what and who they are hiring, and how quickly.
(Pro tip: get those resumes to Robert Half Technology now.)
Sometimes a strategic partnership can come in different forms.
Having an Amazon Strategy is critical for most businesses, but for larger businesses, Amazon is a death star of logistics and cheap capital.
A press release about Amazon possibly moving into a new industry alone is enough to force the stocks of would-be competitors to drop. For example, this week, the launch of their nearly fully-automated convenience store in Seattle, Amazon Go, rocked the retail world (we cover this story)!
That type of competition-suppression may one day lead to some regulatory oversight. Or, maybe Amazon will be ‘The One to Rule Them All’?
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