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Can I Have a Tech Career in Maine?

The past weekend in Maine was absolutely beautiful. The sun was shining. It was hot, but not suffocatingly so. All in all, it was a great weekend for outdoor activities, and to get away from it all. If you tech professionals from “away” had the pleasure of experiencing this beautiful weekend and dreaded heading back[…]

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Base36: Fighting Maine’s Technical Brain Drain

In an article in the Bangor Daily News this morning, journalist Matthew Stone wrote about the “projected shortages of skilled workers in a number of growing fields in Maine — including information technology.” It’s looking good for technologists in Maine then, right? Right. But with a projected growth in the technical fields, many wonder why[…]

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Why You Should Consider Technical Consulting Jobs in Maine and New Hampshire

How many of you have vacationed in Maine or New Hampshire? A show of hands, please? Okay. That’s the overwhelming majority of you. Let’s try this again. How many of you have vacationed in one of these two locations and thought, ‘Wouldn’t it be nice to live here?’ Show of hands? Again, that’s the overwhelming[…]

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Considering Northern New England for Technical Positions?

The tech industry is growing everywhere, and Northern New England is no exception. Companies in this region are constantly searching for new talent, and are hoping to draw in talented technical experts from other regions of the country. Are you currently considering making that move? Not sure what to expect? Don’t worry. We’ve assembled a[…]

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Northern New England: Sports Teams

New England sports fans are known for being a little … intense. It doesn’t matter if it’s the Patriots, the Red Sox, the Celtics, or the Bruins; we’re known for scheduling our lives around their games and for having an emotional wellbeing that sways with the scoreboard. In short, New England fans follow their teams[…]

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New England Events: The Maine Lobster Festival

We are an IT staffing and technical consulting company, but we’re proud of the fact that we’re a Northern New England IT staffing and technical consulting company. In fact, we’re so pumped about our regional heritage that we decided to start a new series of blog posts that celebrates the Northern New England area. And[…]

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New England Tech Jobs: Resilient and Growing

As the job market continues to pick up more steam from the 2008 downturn, many savvy job seekers have noted that the tech market has recovered much more quickly than the overall market. This March, NASDAQ reached its highest point in 11 years, while tech companies like Facebook and Twitter are dominating headlines. Across the[…]