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Maneuvering Your Job Search through COVID-19 

Right now, times are very uncertain, very stressful and even a bit frightening. The COVID-19 outbreak has not only caused a health crisis but an economic crisis, as well. In a matter of days, millions of people found themselves suddenly out of work. Millions more are weeks or even days away from losing their jobs, and millions more still are left… Read more »

3 Benefits of Working as a Tech Contractor

Tech contractors work short-term positions for employers that need to fill gaps in their tech team or to keep special projects on track. Many professionals make the switch from traditional, full-time employment to contracting. While it can be scary to trade in a full-time job, there are some very real benefits that come with taking that leap.   Contracting Can Help You Achieve… Read more »

Taking Advantage of the Tight Job Market as an IT Candidate

Unemployment for tech workers has been well below the national average for nearly a decade and each year the market gets even more competitive. Companies have been forced to work harder to attract and retain IT talent and salaries have been steadily increasing.  If you are an IT professional looking to grow your career, now… Read more »

How to List IT Contract Experience on Your Resume

IT contracting and consulting is an extremely popular career choice for tech pros today. It offers flexibility, the opportunity to work on exciting projects, and often delivers a bigger paycheck. However, it can also turn your resume into a long and confusing document. Resumes should be concise, but they also must provide a snapshot of your career… Read more »

Build Your Career as a Software Engineer With These Tips

Today, software engineers are in high demand and unemployment in the field is around one percent. That’s great news for engineers because it means employers are pulling out all the stops to attract top talent. If you are a software engineer, however, don’t assume that employers will bang down your door or drop promotions into… Read more »

The Future of Remote Work for IT Professionals

Remote work is becoming much more common in today’s connected world. Tech pros across the country are demanding more remote work options and are choosing remote jobs because of the flexibility they provide. On the employer side of the equation, remote work can actually be more effective. According to Gallup, employees who spent 60 to… Read more »

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