Facebook ranked ‘Best place to work’ by Glassdoor employee poll

If you envisaged the hallowed halls of Facebook to be the domain of an egotistical, slave-driving CEO.  Count yourself very wrong.  Facebook was ranked the ‘best place to work’ this year by U.S. job site Glassdoor.com. A review of job satisfaction and Chief Executive approval ratings found Mark Zuckerberg to have the highest rating this year at 99.3%. …

Not so dark after all – Technological bright sparks making the continent proud

Technology is not an industry that one would automatically associate with Africa but just like our Western counterparts the continent is producing bright young things, making waves in the industry at home and abroad. Saheed Adepoju Earlier this month, bbc.co.uk reported that  the 29-year old entrepreneur and Sun-certified Java programmer had invented an Android-operating tablet designed …

Silicon sisters: Top women in tech

Pressures to overachieve and out-do male counterparts in the workplace are nothing new for women in the corporate arena but how much worse are these issues in the ultra male-dominated industry of Information Technology?  The technology sector has always struggled to attract female employees, keep them and show them substantial progression but with a slew of high-flying …