Is your Resume Ready

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When you apply for a position, the only thing that your potential employer knows about you is how your resume looks. Use these simple tips to make sure that your resume looks great when you submit it for a position. Remember that there is only once chance to make a first impression. Run spell check…. Learn More

10 Mistakes to Avoid During an Interview

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1. Don’t be late. It sounds very simple, but you never know what might happen. Make sure you plan ahead for weather or traffic delays that will slow you down. A good rule of thumb is to allow an extra 30 minutes, just in case. If you do end up arriving more than 10-15 minutes… Learn More

10 things you can do to move up the IT career ladder

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IT pros who aspire to a higher position need to lay the groundwork by developing the right relationships, refining their communications skills, and expanding their breadth of knowledge. Even in difficult economic times, the opportunity for advancement exists. Whether you’re a front-line associate aiming for the next level or a senior vice president looking toward… Learn More

The Counter Offer

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While counter-offers may be tempting and even flattering, there can be pitfalls that you need to be aware of. Ask yourself these questions: Will your loyalty always be in question? If there are future cutbacks, will you be the first to go because of concerns about your loyalty? If you accept the counter-offer for more… Learn More

The Importance of References

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References are more important than you may think, especially in this job market. Make sure that yours will help your chances of landing that dream job, not hurt it. What are companies looking for when they check a reference? Relevancy Make it a rule to skip personal references altogether. It is always a good idea… Learn More

Enthusiasm in an Interview

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Aside from technical skills, one of the biggest things that an employer looks for when interviewing a candidate is enthusiasm. Someone who is excited about the company, the people, and the position, is likely to work harder to do a good job and try to impress his or her superiors. In order to show enthusiasm,… Learn More

Identify new and upcoming trends

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The competitiveness and success of firms in today’s complex and turbulent economy are unquestionably related to the ability of a business to innovate products, services and strategies at all levels of the organization. To that end, companies increasingly invest in new technologies, hoping to create competitive advantages. A key player in this new business strategy… Learn More

Bullet Proof Resume

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Because employers receive so many resumes, you must make sure yours will catch the employer’s attention within a 5 second glance. Your resume must read as a solid and effective marketing tool. It is the employer’s first impression of you. We used our experience as recruitment professionals to list below the most important “Do’s and… Learn More