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Rob Porter is an editor at First Hand. Rob earned a BA in writing from SUNY Empire State College in Long Island, New York, with a focus on screenwriting. He has written advertising copy for technology companies, and has appeared in online publications covering popular culture and film.

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How to Create a Successful Internship Program

by Rob Porter | March 23, 2023

A great internship is the first step towards a rewarding career. Here are six important factors that go into creating a successful internship program.

5 High-Paying Jobs in Artificial Intelligence

by Rob Porter | March 21, 2023

Artificial intelligence will have a dramatic impact on a number of industries. Here are some of the highest paying jobs in AI right now.

Tips for a Successful Cybersecurity Interview

by Rob Porter | March 17, 2023

Looking for a job in cybersecurity? Here are some great tips to help you interview like a pro.

A Guide to College Grants

by Rob Porter | March 15, 2023

Grants are a great way to lessen the burden of high tuition costs. Here are some common types of grants, and how you can get one.

Update: 4 Day Week Global Is at It Again

by Rob Porter | March 13, 2023

4 Day Week Global is ramping up its efforts in a big way. Here are the most recent updates on the organization's world wide four-day work week endeavors.

5 Great STEM Career Paths in 2023

by Rob Porter | March 09, 2023

Interested in an exciting career in science, technology, engineering or mathematics? Here are some of the best STEM career paths to pursue in 2023.

AI Will Affect These Industries the Most in 2023

by Rob Porter | March 07, 2023

Artificial intelligence will no doubt change our way of life. Here are some industries that are expected to be significantly impacted in the near future.

Tips for Creating an Effective Engineering Resume

by Rob Porter | March 03, 2023

Looking to make improvements to your engineering resume? Here are some great tips to help you stand out.

Where the Tech Jobs Are in 2023

by Rob Porter | March 01, 2023

Do big tech layoffs indicate a low demand for workers? We take a look at recent events, and where tech workers can go to find employment.

Half of U.S. Employees Didn’t Use PTO in 2022: How Employers Can Encourage PTO and Avoid Burnout

by Rob Porter | February 27, 2023

Employees took less time off in 2022. Here's how employers can encourage PTO use and employee well-being.