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Why Technology Companies are Seeking Engineers
Tech News, Opinion

Why Technology Companies are Seeking Engineers

If you read my article Google voted Best American Employer of 2015, you'd have realized that Google was voted America’s technology sector employer. This ringing endorsement comes to thanks to a poll conducted by analyst Statista on behalf of Financial Magazine Forbes. But aside from the perks and niceties, what about the Salaries? Is Engineering the best field to study in a College or University abroad? Turns out the answer to those questions is a bit more complicated and is best explained by even more surveys. Job Resources in the US of A - Indeed there is a Technology Hiring spree afoot There are many others that Jamaican graduates from Colleges in the US of A can tap into to find work in that country: In Florida: Employ Florida Florida Jobs In New York: New York...
Jamaica facing an acute Shortage of Qualified Technicians and Engineers for upcoming Projects
Tech News, Caribbean Tech

Jamaica facing an acute Shortage of Qualified Technicians and Engineers for upcoming Projects

Even as Engineers get top dollar in the US of A and is thus the recommended Career path for Jamaicans studying abroad as I’d pointed out in Engineering Degrees are among the Top Earning Degrees in the USA for Jamaican College Students, Jamaica is facing an acute shortage of Qualified Engineers. “Almost in every study that we do, and preliminary results in a survey that we are doing now, we find that Engineering is an area of great concern and great demand for employers” Director of Economic and Social research, Ministry of Labour and Social Security Shaine Palmer, speaking at yesterday's Kiwanis Club of Kingston weekly luncheon on Tuesday March 11th 2013 Speaking at the Kiwanis Club of Kingston weekly luncheon held on Tuesday March 11th 2013 Director of Economic and Social Researc...