Putting Things in Perspective to Get the Job: Understanding WHY Someone Is Hiring

Many job candidates focus on the objective details when they pursue a job.  They prioritize when applications are due, what skills the employer is seeking, where the job is located and how much it offers in compensation. While these details matter, job seekers who place them at the center of their concerns miss a vital… Read more »

6 Tips to Advance Your Engineering Career in California

Ready to take the next step in your engineering career?  If so, you’re not alone – and California is one of the best places in the nation to take that step.  Here are six ways to advance your engineering career. Set SMARTer goals. Every goal needs to be SMART: Specific, Measurable, Achievable, Realistic and Time-Based…. Read more »

Tech Unemployment Stays Low

As a premiere source of staffing for high-tech talent, SoloPoint Solutions is sharing this informative article written by Dice.com on the current unemployment rate of jobs within the tech industry. According to new data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), tech-industry unemployment hovered at 2.6 percent in December 2015. That’s a notable decrease… Read more »

SoloPoint Engineering Hiring Increased in 2014

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, California ranks second in most hiring increase in 2014.  As a premier resource of engineering staffing in California, SoloPoint Solutions saw this increase reflected in its number of placements for 2014. Although data from the BLS reflects job creation and hiring across all professions and skills sets, SoloPoint… Read more »

Chip Technology: Intel’s Neuromorphic Design

Even though computer chips are incredibly capable at processing and transmitting information, they’re still light years away from the capability of the human brain. Our brains are literally marvels of technology, utilizing neurons to quickly transmit data in an incredibly efficient way. Scientists have long envied the abilities of the brain and for several decades,… Read more »

Design Your Own Robot

Thanks to a new project spearheaded by researchers at MIT, it may soon be possible to manufacture your very own robot. This revolutionary new technology is a game-changer that will make it possible to design and print your own robot using your computer and a 3D printer. Currently, it can take years, millions of dollars… Read more »

Importance of CAD Knowledge in the Engineering Industry

If you’re fresh out of school and looking for a job in the engineering industry, one thing you’re going to find is the heavy reliance on CAD tools. This has definitely become a skill that is of extreme importance in this industry and trends indicate that it will continue on this path for many years… Read more »

CFD Tool adds Moving Object Simulation

As the need becomes greater to integrate the capabilities of Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Engineering (CAE) more software developers are stepping up to the plate. The latest releases are proving to be quite promising, particularly for those who require 3D printing. CD-Adapco, a software provider, recently announced the release of their software,… Read more »