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Category: GIS CAREER

25 Jun
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The GIS Software Landscape

The GIS software options out there seem endless. ArcGIS, QGIS, GRASS GIS, SuperGIS, SAGA GIS, JUMP GIS… The range of GIS products to choose from can get a bit “ridiculous” at times. Don’t worry. You map out solutions to real-life problems every day. You just need someone to map out the GIS software landscape for you.

18 Apr

The New Google Earth

Google Earth has been reborn.Google unveiled a completely redesigned Google Earth and it does away with the single worst thing about the previous version of the software. Out now for desktop and Android, it no longer requires a separate download — it’s available directly in Chrome. SEE ALSO: Google Maps can now take you deep […]

31 Mar
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100 Earth Shattering Remote Sensing Applications & Uses

Remote Sensing Applications and Uses How’d you like to see a list of some of the most amazing remote sensing applications and uses? Well consider yourself very lucky… …because today we’re going to share some of the absolute BEST remote sensing applications with you. Warning: you are not going to get the boring, generalized lists… […]

23 Mar
GIS QUESTION

What Makes A Good GIS Question?

Good geographic information system (GIS) questions are not easily created. They can be mysterious to some, unknown to others and cause others to scratch their heads in curiosity. Since most questions posed to GIS are relatively simple – where is this? Most users have their answers satisfied and move on. But a much smaller number of people seek answers to more complex questions that are not immediately available – or even understood.

22 Mar
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BUILDING A CAREER IN TOWN PLANNING

Town Planning can be difficult to get into so if you’re considering a career in Town Planning, it helps to get some advice. Below, I have laid out what a career in town planning looks like and the education, experience and skills you need to build your career in this rewarding role.