Archive for August 2016

Top 8 In-Demand IT Job Skills Right Now Aug 18 , 2016

The skills you possess may determine the jobs you'll be able to get.

The information technology field has continued to grow at a faster pace than the economy as a whole, about 12 percent this decade according to U.S. News and World Report. Unemployment for many specializations within IT is also much lower than overall unemployment, at…

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What Does an IT Recruiter Do? Aug 18 , 2016

IT recruiting is about helping people and businesses.

IT recruiters sometimes seem to have mysterious duties that many people wonder about and few understand. Somehow, IT recruiters get top quality applicants to want to work for your company - or at least if they're successful IT recruiters, they do. But how do they actually do it? Wh…

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What to Do When You Can't Find an IT Job Aug 11 , 2016

It can be perplexing when you search for months and don't get any job offers.

It's incredibly discouraging to experience repeated rejections when trying to find an IT job. When months of finding positions, applying, and interviewing have passed without any success, it may feel like you will never be able to get an IT job. How do you p…

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Making the Most of IT Recruiting Services Aug 11 , 2016

The hiring process can benefit from all kinds of recruiting services.

Recruiting services come with a cost - both financial and in other ways. The costs involved in recruiting can be well worth it, however, if you use them to their full potential. In many cases, making the most of recruiting services will end up helping your company's…

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When You Need a Break From Your IT Job Search Aug 3 , 2016

Going for a walk in the woods can help your brain rest from constant job searching.

Conventional wisdom would tell you that taking a break from your job search has to be a bad idea. After all, what if the perfect job is posted and you miss it? How can you find a job if you aren't looking? All the same, there are some times when y…

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Avoiding Pitfalls of IT Recruiting Aug 3 , 2016

An effective IT recruiter will balance technology with personal contact.

If we're being truthful, there are ways IT recruiting can go wrong. Not all recruiters are equally effective. It's important to be aware of the possible pitfalls of IT recruiting so that you can avoid them or deal with them effectively when they do arise. Ro…

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