In a recent Dice report (see full article below) technology professionals voluntarily leaving their positions has been on the upward trend over recent years. Although this is a headache for HR and managers, it does reflect professionals being confident enough in the job market to move around- especially for those with in-demand skills sets. Based […]
Great article by Dr. John Sullivan. Reinforcing the importance of updating your relevant experience for each job posting that you are applying to. Along with the truth behind the 6 second resume review and ensuring your resume is in an easy to read format (remove the fancy tables!!). http://www.eremedia.com/ere/why-you-cant-get-a-job-recruiting-explained-by-the-numbers/?utm_source=SocialWarfare&utm_medium=linkedin&utm_campaign=SocialWarfare
12 Questions to Ask Before Accepting an IT Job Published in InformationWeek 8/17/2015 By: David Wagner The corporate culture in which you’re working is as important as the work you’re being asked to do. Here are 12 questions to help you figure out what kind of workplace you’d be walking into before you […]
At 5.7 percent, Connecticut’s unemployment rate in June was down from 6 percent in May and the lowest rate since July 2008. Check out the article below to see what areas of CT are best for job searching. http://westfaironline.com/73027/connecticut-unemployment-rate-hits-7-year-low/
Great article posted by Westfair Online by Nancy Urell, Director of the Manhattanville School of Business’ Corporate Learning Services. http://westfaironline.com/70396/column-how-to-attract-and-retain-millennial-workers/ With a different generation comes different expectations. Those expectations play a major determining factor in where a millennial may decide to work. Work/life balance, teamwork, and constant feedback are definitely strong considerations. This is great […]
Please join us Tuesday, March 10th for our monthly NFP meeting. Location: The Knights of Columbus building at Saint Rose, located behind Saint Rose to the far left. The building has 3 garage doors on the first floor with the meeting room upstairs. The entrance is at the door to the left front of the […]
John Barry, Owner of ITech Consulting Partners presented last night to the Danbury Area Computer Society (DACS) on Trends in the Employment Market and Finding a Job. Please view the link below to view his presentation. Nicely done John!
Great article by Mark Feffer on the importance of your conversations with internal HR or recruiters. Although these people may not be the ones to dive deep into your technical background, it is essential to take the time to respond to their questions as they typically have strong involvement on how you progress in the interview […]
Congratulations to Amanda Blair, one of our technical recruiters, for receiving the 2014 “Under 30 Rising Star” award at yesterday’s Fairchester Recruiting Summit. We are extremely proud!
Great tips provided by Dice staff on “Daily Tip: Networking for Folks Who Hate Networking” For all of those individuals who cringe at the thought of attending networking events, keep these guidelines in the back of your head for your next gathering. http://news.dice.com/2014/10/09/daily-tip-networking-for-folks-who-hate-networking/