Did you know that 60 percent of students test as “not ready” for college and the workforce? This issue raises the question: Does the business community have an obligation, opportunity and capacity to influence this for the better?
If being better together as a collective body is the goal, then ultimately, the gathering stands as the catalyst for the future into which we desire to be propelled. And if we want our body to function at its peak performance, then all parts must function at the same level. After all, a chain is only as strong as its weakest link.
Successfully sourcing excellent technology candidates is a science rather than an art. This is especially the case when your company quickly needs to close a skills gap.
Preventing a technology skills gap remains an important goal for any company, no matter its business sector. Failing to source and hire talented IT candidates causes organizations to fall behind in a competitive marketplace. This problem becomes exacerbated when employees look elsewhere for employment. Maintaining a robust talent pool needs to be a major focus […]
by Insights The current COVID-19 pandemic increased the number of companies requiring employees to work from home, especially in the tech industry. Telecommuting used to be a perk offered to attract great candidates looking for the flexibility to foster their work-life balance. Now, it’s a necessity driven by the need to slow down the spread […]
By Insights To keep your technology career trending upwards, you need to pay attention to the most lucrative roles in the field. That information lets you gain the right skills and experience to qualify for open positions when they are posted. As a tech professional, you must never become stagnant, lest your abilities become obsolete. […]
When you’re looking for a job in information technology, it can seem like an uphill battle to find the right company eager to hire you. The good news is, you don’t have to struggle through an endless job search to find an IT role that is a perfect fit. You just need to work with […]
When you’ve left a job, you’re probably looking ahead towards how to be successful at your new career. But, while taking a forward-thinking approach is important to job success, you don’t want to lose contact with the people who helped you get where you are today. In particular, you want to ensure you remain in […]
2017 was a good year for the American economy, and with big tax cuts potentially on the horizon, continued economic growth is expected in 2018 as well – including in the tech industry. For companies and candidates looking for new professional opportunities in 2018, it’s important to consider what types of IT jobs companies […]
If you’re involved in a job search and are looking for the perfect position in information technology, you may find yourself getting frustrated with how long the process is taking. No one wants to be out of work, and a long job search process can cause damage to both your self-esteem and your finances. […]