How to Answer the Question: “Tell Me Something About Yourself That Isn’t Listed on Your Résumé”

April 14th, 2017

Interviewing for a technology position can be harrowing for anyone, no matter their professional experience level. Successfully handling questions that seem to come out of left field plays a big role – along with your work history and skill set – in earning you that coveted job offer. “Tell me something about yourself that’s not… Read More

How to Manage a Remote Team of Tech Superstars

April 7th, 2017

With telecommuting becoming more popular throughout the technology world, many companies’ IT staff are located in different cities, different time zones – even on different continents! In an era of increased collaboration ushered in by Agile, DevOps and other modern project methodologies, managing these disparate teams is a challenge for many businesses. Keeping a remote… Read More

Don’t Get Burned: Eight Reasons to Properly Vet Tech Candidates

March 31st, 2017

A mistake in the technology hiring process carries many risks for companies. These include wasted resources, lower efficiency and productivity, as well as a hit to the bottom line. Your IT organization needs to properly vet any candidate before making a final decision to hire them. Here is a look at eight reasons why a… Read More

10 Résumé and Cover Letter Myths – Busted!

March 24th, 2017

There’s no denying the résumé and cover letter are two of the most important parts of any technology job search. That doesn’t mean there aren’t a few falsehoods about them worth your attention. Here are 10 myths about résumés and cover letters that don’t ring true. The One-Page Résumé Experienced technology professionals are selling themselves… Read More

Mentors Aren’t Just for Graduates – Finding a Mentor as a Seasoned Employee

March 17th, 2017

Having a mentor to help you navigate the twists and turns of a technology career is always a smart strategy. This rule applies whether you are a fresh graduate just beginning your professional life, or a veteran IT worker with many years of experience. An experienced pro who knows the ropes of the industry helps… Read More