It’s no secret that the IT industry has a demand for skilled workers, but there is still competition for the best jobs on the market.
Continually honing and acquiring tech savvy can give your career a boost - whether you want to get back to building programs & apps, you’re striving for that big promotion, or you’re ready to take your career in a new direction.
Fortunately, there are many resources…Continue
Added by Jessica Lunk on February 18, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments
Like every other recruiter on the face of the earth, I use LinkedIn to source candidates, specifically the IT kind. I am also a member of some groups on LinkedIn that are relevant to my industry and the industry I recruit for. So one day I’m combing through my LI feed and come across a posting in the .NET Developers group. The title of the post…”RECRUITERS: If you post a JOB on our DISCUSSION board I will ban you…Continue
When you reach out to connect with a new person on LinkedIn, there is a warning printed at the bottom of the screen: “Important: Only invite people you know well and who know you.” But, why?
I am a complete supporter of networking via social media, so I do not necessarily condone only connecting with people you know.
There are definite perks to adding…Continue
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There have been a number of articles recently on this topic mainly from the point of view of the person having to resign; I especially like the editorial by Wendy S Goffe on the Forbes website
However it does present an atypical response to…Continue
Added by Chris Bailey on April 13, 2012 at 4:55pm — No Comments
There are many ways to write a resume, some that work and some that don't. My guidelines for building a winning resume focus on relevancy and content placement.
Focus on drafting your resume around your Target Job. Start off with a summary that is no more than 3 sentences. Be sure to clearly define what you are looking for. For instance, if you are looking for a position as a helpdesk analyst, your summary should read something…
Added by Ryan McCormick on March 23, 2012 at 1:56pm — No Comments
This week I had a really nice trip to Leitrim – Leitrim is a place I have rarely been to and it wouldn’t be somewhere that would spring to mind for a weekend getaway – but what beautiful scenery and what lovely friendly people! It reminded me that we should be proud of living in a country that has both modern cities and spectacular rural settings. Anyway, I digress, the reason I was in Leitrim was to visit the offices of the National Recruitment Services…Continue
Added by Emma Fenton on November 25, 2011 at 11:10am — No Comments
We already know that healthcare and information technology are two of the biggest industries for jobs, particularly contract positions. So what do you get when you combine those two industries together? A hot new recruiting niche that is boosting job orders for recruiters working both perm and contract placements.
A study by the University of San Diego Extension showed that…Continue
Added by Debbie Fledderjohann on June 8, 2011 at 9:58am — No Comments
This is probably a topic I have already had my say on. If not, please let me ramble for a few minutes on the importance of some personal information on an online profile (used to acquire business)
I think it is safe to say that most of us are active on Linked In, Twitter, Facebook, Recruiting Blogs, (or any blog in general) and on these and many other sites we have been asked to provide some information of a personal nature (Name, E-mail, Phone Number, or any way someone can contact…Continue
Added by Umamaheswari.K on March 11, 2011 at 7:30am — No Comments
Identifying the right candidate is the highest cost component in a recruitment business. Recruiters and HR managers find it difficult when they have numerous clients looking for multiple job openings.
Today, Recruiters and Hiring Managers find matching resumes from job portals and email inbox that are…Continue
Added by Umamaheswari.K on February 21, 2011 at 4:30am — No Comments
There are many ways to conduct a job search in Australia. We’re a country that thrives on developing new technologies and the employment industry uses alot of them for the purpose of advertising jobs. Whether a job-seeker turns to an Australian job site, a newspaper or a recruitment agency, there is plenty of information to be found. And we at…Continue
Added by Stephanie Bressan on August 29, 2010 at 8:50am — No Comments
Working in IT, just as in many other professional sectors, involved a bit of risky business as the GFC kicked the economy down a notch or ten. But since the economy cranked out of hibernation much more swiftly than was expected, IT projects that were put on hold are now being reinstated and the professionals who may have…Continue
Added by Stephanie Bressan on May 30, 2010 at 11:17am — No Comments
According to Alexa.com, Google (#1) and Facebook (#2) are the two most popular sites on the Internet. For companies actively engaged in recruiting talent via the Internet, it is important to consider, what are the defining qualities of these sites that make them so attractive to Internet users? Once defined, how can companies seeking to hire best-in-class talent leverage this information to better recruit with prospective candidates?
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