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New on the Crossover blog
Follow the career journey of Ahmad Fathy, a Crossover partner at software company Aurea, as he progressed from a developer to a software engineering manager—and through hard work and determination—achieved five promotions and more than tripled his pay rate. Plus, Ahmad shares practical tips for success at work.
Distractions are just a click away for knowledge workers who spend their days glued to a computer screen—but you can protect your focus with the help of some tools integrated right in your browser. Choose from these Chrome extensions for help with avoiding task-switching, staying off social media or other distracting websites, and more.
Hear from a panel of business leaders—including Crossover CEO Andy Tryba—about how the tech industry is becoming more global, both for professionals working in IT and businesses looking to hire tech talent. Andy shares how Crossover has found success with a remote business model and worldwide hiring strategy.
Hint: rest time is just as important as work time. As Lin Manuel Miranda, creator of the blockbuster Broadway musical Hamilton, puts it: “A good idea doesn’t come when you’re doing a million things. The good idea comes in the moment of rest.”