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Here are the Best Ways to Advance Your IT Career

Successful Information Technology professionals know that career advancement happens because of deliberate and strategic plans, a path often referred to as a career roadmap. The best ways to advance your IT career are to add value, offer solutions, enhance your skills and network. Add Value Your value comes from being a reliable and top contributor.… Read more »

Common Mistakes To Avoid When Utilizing IT Outsourcing

In every business, there comes a time when the decision needs to be made on whether to outsource a portion of its IT operations or leave them in-house. This decision can be the result of concerns such as cost-savings, limited personnel resources, or an expanded business offering. However, regardless of the reason, there are some… Read more »

Tips on Hiring the Best Software Architects

In today’s marketplace, it can be very challenging to find and hire tech professionals, especially software architects. In Silicon Valley, for example, software architects are in extremely high demand with many open jobs available. With recruiting and hiring becoming more difficult in the tech industry, how do organizations hire the best software architects? Ways to… Read more »

The Importance of Working with a Recruiter in Your IT Job Search

For IT professionals seeking new positions, a job search is a necessary process. The process itself involves many stressful components that include searching for job openings, preparing for interviews and then finally negotiating a compensation package. One way to reduce the stress and anxiety of a job search is to have an expert in your… Read more »

How Should Candidates Evaluate Prospective Employers?

Traditionally in the interview process, it is the candidate that is carefully evaluated by a prospective employer. However, should a candidate turn the tables? In most cases, a candidate will do very little evaluation on a prospective employer beyond some moderate research to prepare for an interview. However, in limiting their research, a candidate may… Read more »

How to Prepare Your Staff for Temp Employees

There are many times in the life of a business where temporary staff need to be introduced into an organization. While the addition of temporary employees can be a business advantage, it can also disrupt the existing work environment for permanent staff. However, with a few preparation strategies in place, you can efficiently add temp employees… Read more »

Building Your IT Security Team? These are the Skills You Need

IT security has become a significant concern in the business world. In 2018, it is projected that $66 billion dollars will be spent on IT security. With the increased focus on IT security issues, more and more companies are bringing IT security in-house with the creation of their own IT security teams. IT security teams include… Read more »

What Jobs are in High Demand in the Tech Industry?

In 2018, the tech industry is experiencing much growth and many changes. Employment models are transitioning (contract, remote work) and skills sets are evolving. So, how does a tech worker chart their professional course in this constantly changing environment? Know What Jobs Are In-Demand For tech professionals, preparation is critical. Tech workers should be aware… Read more »