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

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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

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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?

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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

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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 […]

Addition by Subtraction: Think Quality Over Quantity in Your Job Search

Young woman interviews for position as part of her job search.

Embarking on a job search can be exciting and stressful at the same time. This is especially true of getting accepted for a job interview. Obviously, you want to make the best first impression that you can, and highlight your skills and qualifications to your prospective employer. It may seem logical that the more interviews […]

Searching for a Job in 2022? Look Out for These 3 Hiring Trends

A young tech employee at his work station at home as part of a work-from-home hiring trend.

The IT job market today offers a lot of “golden opportunities” for candidates to land their preferred position with a reputable employer. One reason why this is the case is the emergence of several candidate-friendly hiring trends throughout the industry. Of course, to take advantage of these trends it’s important to clearly identify them, and […]

Ready For Your Next Job Fair? 7 Tips to Help Jobseekers Prepare

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Attending a job fair as a candidate can be equal parts exciting and nerve-wracking. After all, most of us don’t like going up to complete strangers and talking about ourselves. When you add in the pressure of making a good impression on a prospective employer, it’s no wonder that some people get sweaty palms just […]

5 Key Questions Tech Candidates Should Ask About a Company’s DEI Strategy

Asian woman asks questions during a job interview to determine her potential employer's dei strategy.

If you’re a tech candidate searching for your “dream job,” it’s important to look at other factors besides monetary compensation. For example, you may be searching for a position that offers you adequate work-life balance, an opportunity to further your career, and other benefits. That being said, perhaps the single most vital element that will […]

How Your Personality Determines The Right Job Fit

Paper cutouts of faces that are smiling and sad represent personality traits associated with the right job fit.

Are you calling in sick at work more often lately? Does getting ready for work every morning feel like a battle you’re losing? You’re not alone. Most of us have been through this at some point in life. But if you routinely feel physically, mentally, and/or emotionally exhausted from work, the problem may be deeper […]