Author: iSphere

How Rethinking IT Can Reduce Costs and Boost Profitability

by iSphere on May 21, 2024 in Blog, Business Advice


These days, the endless stories of tech layoffs, stubborn inflation, and anemic consumer spending are leaving business leaders rattled. Though we’re not in a traditional recession, companies want to walk a fine line by preparing for the worst yet taking advantage of the best opportunities. That’s easier said than done. Many companies, hoping to prepare […]


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How Texas School Districts Can Achieve SCOPE Act Compliance

by iSphere on May 17, 2024 in Blog, Education Sector Content, Education Technology Solutions


Texas parents may have been able to breathe a sigh of relief after the passage of Texas House Bill 18 last year, but school districts have spent the following months trying to catch their breath. Yes, administrators and teachers were happy the Securing Children Online through Parental Empowerment (SCOPE) Act ordered digital service providers to […]


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4 Ways to Land a Tech Job Without a Degree

by iSphere on April 26, 2024 in Blog, Career Advice


Is college necessary for a tech job? People ask that question every time Bill Gates, Mark Zuckerberg, or some new IT luminary joins the multimillionaire club. And these leaders aren’t outliers since the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics’ finds that about 30% of computer science professionals don’t have a college degree. The question isn’t whether […]


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Can You Use ChatGPT for Job Search to Get Hired? Yes, with These 3 Tips!

by iSphere on March 20, 2024 in Blog, Career Advice


Artificial intelligence makes plenty of people anxious—and that’s still the case as more workers acclimate to the technology. A CNBC survey finds that 42% of those surveyed still worried about how AI would impact their jobs, even as it boosts productivity and efficiency. Though this innovation is going to upset enough apple carts to fill […]


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iSphere Named a Top-Rated Staffing Firm for the Second Half of 2023

by iSphere on February 22, 2024 in Press Release


Houston, TX — iSphere, a dynamic leader in IT consulting and workforce solutions, is delighted to accept recognition for being named a Top-Rated Staffing Firm for the second half of 2023. This accolade from Great Recruiters accentuates iSphere’s outstanding achievements in delivering an unmatched candidate experience, conducting highly efficient operations, and maintaining an exceptional brand […]


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To Improve IT Talent Retention & Recruitment, School Districts Must Tackle These 5 Critical Challenges

by iSphere on February 21, 2024 in Blog, Education Sector Content, Education Technology Solutions


Here’s a stat for you: Edtech spending is increasing by over 25% every year. That’s no big surprise as school districts across the United States continue to integrate digital solutions into curriculums and operations. Yet as the need for this educational technology increases, there has been an inverted trend for states and municipalities to cut […]


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How a Texas School District Maximized Resources with an Innovative Alumni Training Program

by iSphere on January 15, 2024 in Education Sector Content, Education Technology Solutions


Lamar Consolidated Independent School District (CISD), a rapidly growing school district in the heart of Texas, faced a monumental challenge. Their technology infrastructure needed to keep pace with the projections of 69,000 students on 53 campuses sprawled across 385 miles—all by 2030. With their limited IT staff, managing and deploying technology effectively seemed an insurmountable […]


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Are You Keeping Up with Digital Transformation in the Education Industry? Here’s What You Might Be Missing

by iSphere on December 19, 2023 in Blog, Education Sector Content, Education Technology Solutions


It’s no great secret that the world has gone digital, but the unfortunate truth is that the education sector is falling behind this development. In fact, the 2023 THE Journal Digital Transformation Survey found only 35.87% of respondents in a survey of school districts were rolling out technologies to some degree while the rest fell […]


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Defending Your Talent Pipeline: How to Avoid Hiring Deepfake Candidates (and Other Frauds)

by iSphere on October 17, 2023 in Blog, Hiring Challenges


Is your next candidate who they say they are? That’s a very real concern in the world of virtual hiring. Though digital technology and platforms have kept the hiring process from taking too long, they have also introduced an element of uncertainty. In face-to-face interviews, it’s next to impossible for someone to pretend to be […]


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