3 Hiring Trends Employers Must Prepare for in 2022

Zoom blocks show hybrid team working remotely, as part of a hiring trend.

Identifying and sourcing top talent is an ongoing challenge in today’s market. For example, the number of open IT positions is increasing across the board. But it seems like there’s often a scarcity of suitable candidates to fill those key roles. How can your company successfully attract and win over high-performing employees? One important step […]

5 Job Fair Tips for Employers + Top Questions to Ask Candidates

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If you’re like me, job fairs are exciting events that offer great opportunities for identifying ideal candidates. However, the lead-up to them can be stressful if you’re not fully prepared. The fact is, your company has to take each job fair it participates in seriously if it wants to see good results from its efforts. […]

Inclusion and Tech Hiring: Why Make DEI a Hiring Priority, and How to Do It

A group of diverse candidates line a wall as part of a DEI strategy.

There is a vast pool of talent in technology today. Companies are in intense competition with one another to attract high performers to their open positions. Research and experience have shown that one of the biggest differentiator in the hiring process is an organization’s commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI).  For example, consider a recent […]

Top Ways to Strengthen Your Interview Process

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The interview process is one of the most important steps in hiring a new employee. However, it’s neither easy nor an exact science. Strategizing every move in the interview process is necessary to make the right hiring decisions. In addition, it helps keep top candidates hooked, which is one of the biggest challenges in today’s […]

Time Kills All Deals: Slow Moving Communication Drives Away Top Talent

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It’s hard to pin down the exact amount of time that it takes to go from an interview to a job offer. However, it’s an essential element of the talent acquisition process. It has a lot of impact on whether your organization is able to attract the best talent on the market. In fact, in […]

How An Internship Program Benefits Your Company

Mature business man works with student intern through his company's internship program.

Should you invest the time and effort into an internship program for your company? Consider these common scenarios. Jordan’s senior year was busy. Between partying, cramming in classes to get her degree in computer science, and trying to figure out her next moves, it was all going by incredibly fast. Before long, she was stressed […]

3 Trends Influencing Tech Hiring: How to Successfully Tap Top Talent

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To overcome the challenges of the past year, companies have had to quickly adapt to remain viable as business organizations. Now, even though the dust may finally be starting to settle, businesses must still pay close attention to industry trends. Here are three important trends that are currently shaping tech hiring, and how they will […]

Attracting and Retaining Top Talent: How to Succeed in a Tight Market

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Does it feel like attracting and retaining top talent has become one of your biggest challenges? You’re not alone. Consider this scenario. “Hi! I’d like to talk to you about a great job opportunity that I think you’d be a perfect fit for. Is now a good time to talk?” — Kevin, 32, is one of […]

6 Networking Tips for Introverts

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Tips to Get Out of Your Comfort Zone and Into Conversations In my career as a recruiter — which involves talking, and a lot of it — I have connected with and spoken to thousands of people. Yet, I consider myself an introvert. For many, this may sound like an odd combination. After all, introverts […]

7 Steps to an Efficient Hiring Process [Spoiler Alert: Timing is Everything!]

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An efficient hiring process is more important now than ever. Though job markets were tumultuous throughout the majority of 2020, the new year has brought steady growth to a number of areas, particularly in Information Technology (IT). In the US, the tech industry has seen strong job growth thus far in 2021, and the Bureau […]