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What Tech Trends Should You Expect to Pay Attention to in 2020? What Tech Trends Should You Expect to Pay Attention to in 2020? December 9, 2019 As we approach a new decade, technology is evolving faster than ever. Staying current with key trends allows your company to prepare for new opportunities. Taking advantage of the latest technology helps your business stay… Read More »
How to Show Your Boss You’re Ready for More Responsibility How to Show Your Boss You’re Ready for More Responsibility December 2, 2019 As an IT professional with a reputation for getting things done, you’re in a strong position to let your boss know you want to take on additional tasks. Whether you want to keep busy, sharpen… Read More »
8 Ways to Give Back to Your Tech Team This Holiday Season 8 Ways to Give Back to Your Tech Team This Holiday Season November 25, 2019 During the holiday season, you want to give back to your tech team for their hard work and contributions leading to company success. Because your company couldn’t function without the dedication of your team, you need… Read More »
Top Programming Languages Which Programming Languages Will Help You Stand Out in an Interview? November 18, 2019 Although there are more than 250 programming languages out there, not all are widely used. Many are very obscure and limited in their application. To maximize your odds of getting a job using at least one… Read More »
The Benefits of Choosing a Contract Employee Instead of Full-Time The Benefits of Choosing a Contract Employee Instead of Full-Time November 11, 2019 Putting together teams for your small business can be challenging. Although you may want to hire full-time employees, you might be better off hiring contract employees for specific projects. In addition to gaining specialized skills, you may… Read More »
Three Ways to Professionally List Your Contract Assignments on LinkedIn Three Ways to Professionally List Your Contract Assignments on LinkedIn November 4, 2019 The algorithms of LinkedIn are set up to help you display your professional skills and experience and help you get a job. As beneficial as the platform is when entering information about roles held at established… Read More »
Ready to Land Your Dream Job? Four Ways to Build Your Personal Brand January 23, 2019 When you think of branding in the traditional sense, you think of the impression a company or product makes on you, and the qualities you associate with it.  When you think of Volvo, what comes… Read More »
New Year … New Career January 9, 2019 5 Ways to Keep Your Job Search On Track in 2019 Now that the presents are unwrapped and the ball has dropped, it’s time to get serious about your New Year’s resolutions. Most of us… Read More »
How to Make the Perfect Hire October 31, 2018 One of the biggest mistakes a job candidate can make is not putting in the time to properly prepare for an interview. But what many interviewers don’t realize is that they, too, need to prepare.… Read More »
Ghosting Employers Is the New Trend…Here’s Why You Should Never, Ever Do It August 15, 2018 With unemployment at its lowest rate in almost 20 years and the pool of qualified job candidates suffering severe drought conditions, the competition for talented employees is hotter than ever – and leading to a… Read More »
The 5 People You Should Surround Yourself With When Looking for a New Job, And Who You Should Avoid April 19, 2018 The job search process is unique to every person. For some, it’s an exciting period of time and they view it as the hunt for their next mountain to climb; they’re seeking out opportunity and… Read More »
Recruiting Guide 2018: How Best to Work with a Recruiter [The Employer Edition] March 21, 2018 Last week David Vigliotti, Vice President at Sales Search Partners, shared his thoughts on recruiting trends impacting the candidate experience in “Recruiting Guide 2018: How Best to Work with a Recruiter [The Candidate Edition].” This… Read More »
Recruiting Guide 2018: How Best to Work with a Recruiter [The Candidate Edition] March 13, 2018 Business is booming, and so too is the battle for top talent. [We’re hiring sales professionals, start your job search here.] But, 2018 is going to be a recruiting year unlike any other. The perfect… Read More »
What to Wear: To an Interview, and Beyond January 24, 2018 We’ve heard them all before: Dress for the job you want, not the job you have. You only have one chance to make a first impression. When in doubt, always dress up. All of these… Read More »
5 Reasons Why Companies Turn to Specialized Recruiters January 9, 2018 An employer brand, or the reputation a company has among job seekers and in the general community as a company to work for, is important. It’s what they’re known for providing as an employer. And… Read More »
Helpless vs. Resourceful October 24, 2017 Over the last 13 years of hiring people for our company we have tried to come up with some profile or some marker to look for how to determine who has a better chance of… Read More »
Labor Day Report: Employment Trends and the State of the Workforce September 8, 2017 Labor Day celebrates the U.S. worker. It is a day intended for rest and relaxation, and for those of us tracking employment trends, it is a day of reflection and foresight. Where We Have Been… Read More »
Taking Stock of Your Team’s Culture February 28, 2017 Why Now? The start of the new year is a time to reflect on the successes and challenges of the previous year, and set goals and expectations for the coming year. How will you monitor… Read More »
Goals Setting Obstacles November 10, 2016 Once you’ve moved on from outside considerations, fear may kick in. That number is way too high...What if I fail? What if my co-workers resent me? What if… Sometimes, fear just is. And when you’re… Read More »
Better Employees October 31, 2016 One of the things managers often struggle with is how to get their employees to perform at a higher level. Not because their people aren’t doing good work, but because they can do better work.… Read More »