Tech Job Interview Tips: How To Prepare and What Not To Do

A tech job candidate interviews for a job that she's prepared for by reviewing interview tips.

In today’s job market, there are many exceptional opportunities for talented tech candidates. Of course, to land the job you must first ace the interview. With that in mind, we’ve compiled interview tips for tech candidates. This list of dos and don’ts will help you prepare for and conduct yourself like a pro during your next […]

Cover Letters Are Not Obsolete. Write One That Will Grab Attention

A young woman works on her cover letter at her desk to before applying for a new job.

As a job candidate, should you submit a cover letter along with your resume? Some feel that cover letters are outdated and unnecessary for a successful job search. They reason, “Why go through the extra effort of crafting a great cover letter when the recruiter or hiring manager may not even give it a second […]

Tech Job Opportunities: FTE vs. Contract

An IT candidate looks confused over so many tech job opportunities.

Finding the right position to match your employment needs and preferences can be a challenging endeavor. There is such a wide variety of tech job opportunities on the market today, it may even be tough to know where to start! Fortunately, there are many resources at your disposal to assist in your search. At The […]

What Hiring Managers Look for in Your Resume and How You Can Stand Out

Man uses laptop to write his resume using resume tips.

Are you about to enter the workforce for the first time? Or are you looking for a mid-career change? Either way, your resume is one of the most valuable assets you can own during your job search. A well-written resume can leave a favorable first impression on a prospective employer and highlight key reasons why […]

6 Practical Job Search Tips From a Recruiter

A young IT professional review job search tips from her laptop before looking for her next position.

Right now is an excellent moment in time to begin a job search — especially if you’re looking for a tech job. There are certainly plenty of positions open, with one study citing a 13.8 percent attrition rate among IT professionals, and another study projecting that annual employee turnover in the United States will likely […]

Ready to Launch Your Job Search? Why Now is the Perfect Time.

A 3d rendering showing a man looking through binoculars representing his job search.

Are you fresh out of school, ready to take on your first job? Or maybe you are a seasoned professional who’s considering a mid-career transition, and want to explore the job market? In either case, you couldn’t pick a better time than right now to start your job search. This is what Andrew Doyle, the […]

Cultural Fit: Why It’s Important to Your Career Journey

A group of employees laughing and clapping shows positive company culture.

If you’re seeking your next job, how big of a role will culture play in your decision? The reality is that cultural fit (or the lack thereof) can play a pivotal role in terms of your job satisfaction, your longevity with the employer, and yes, even your performance and salary. In fact, you may discover […]

Should I Use a Recruiting Firm To Find My Next Job?

A candidates meets with a recruiter to discuss her job goals.

If you’re currently in the market for a new job, it’s important that you make your efforts count. You may wonder, “Should I use a recruiting firm to help me identify and take advantage of career opportunities?”  While it’s true that many jobseekers have found success applying for open positions on their own, there are several […]

7 Ways Job Seeking is Like Dating

Woman uses dating app to find her soulmate, which correlates to job seeking.

Was it love at first sight? Do you think you’ve found “the one?” Do you picture yourself growing old together? If so, then you may very well have found… your “dream employer.” Okay, okay, relating your job search to the search for a soul-mate may be a little farfetched. However, if you stop and think […]

From Search to Offer: How to Prep for Your Job Journey

Man fills out a job application as part of his job search.

At The Doyle Group, we work hard to train IT professionals on the best practices to implement during a job search. We recently presented at events, including Jeffcon, on the subject: “From Search to Offer: The Dos and Don’ts.” Jeffcon is a conference hosted by the Jeffco Public Schools IT Department, with the purpose of […]