The Pros and Cons of Boomerang Employees

November 23rd, 2018

During any organization’s hiring process, the question about whether to hire a “boomerang employee” may arise. Candidates who are former employees needn’t be automatically disqualified from your open position. Depending on the nature of your company’s staffing need and their skill set, one of these IT professionals just might make the perfect choice. Let’s analyze… Read More

Time to Quit? Five Signs It’s Time to Switch Jobs.

November 2nd, 2018

Whenever your IT job seems like a grind, your thoughts might turn to finding a position with another company. The reasons for this professional malaise are numerous – poor manager, long hours, boring work, or possibly something else. You need to determine if this is a temporary feeling or a real trend requiring you to… Read More

These Certifications Will Take Your STEM Career to the Next Level

October 26th, 2018

When searching for a job in one of the STEM disciplines – or any tech field for that matter – certifications matter. This rule especially rings true for emerging technologies where you don’t possess enough experience … yet. This form of continuing education also plays a key role in keeping your skills fresh and up… Read More

Is Your Font Landing You in the Trash Bin? Basic Résumé Dos and Don’ts.

October 12th, 2018

The résumé still plays a vital role in attracting hiring managers looking for technology talent. Whenever they post an open position, parsing through potentially hundreds of candidates is a likely result. Because of this cold, hard fact, your résumé truly needs to stand out from the pack. Here are a few tips and tricks to… Read More

How to Stay Up to Date in the Tech Industry

October 5th, 2018

One “golden rule” still applies when working as a technology professional. Your learning only ends on the day of your retirement. It is vital you keep up to date with a constantly changing industry. If your IT skills grow obsolete, it becomes more difficult to find a new position when the need arises. What follows… Read More