What Makes a Successful Project Manager?

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Project managers are in high demand. The success of projects from marketing campaigns to new business initiatives to software platforms upgrades require careful management of goals, timelines, progress, and budget, all of which project managers help provide. Project managers in tech departments or industries are some of the most sought-after positions to fill, as the… Read more »

Showing Off Your Company Culture

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Your workspace matters. Not just the physical desks, but the kind of culture that you’re building every day. Your culture is almost as important as salary and benefits in attracting the top talent to your business. Culture doesn’t have to just mean perks or events – it’s how your company lives its values and displays… Read more »

Teamwork as a Tech Professional

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Tech professionals engage in a lot of solitary work. Even those who serve on helpdesk teams can spend hours heads-down at their desk, troubleshooting a problem or researching a new solution. While marketing and sales teams are often seen as more collaborative, busier, or more connected, the very nature of tech work means that much… Read more »

3 Employee Team Appreciation Ideas You Can Try Today

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Your employees are the foundation of your business. Your success as an organization is linked to the engagement and commitment of your employees. It’s important, then, to make sure you show your employees know that their contributions are valued and that they are an appreciated asset. Here are some of the best ideas for showing… Read more »

Time Management Tips for Tech Professionals

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Tech professionals make up one of the busiest segments of almost any business. The information technology or information systems team of most companies tends to be nonstop – running point on service issues, meeting with vendors, helping to deploy solutions, troubleshooting issues, training and more. Here are some tips for managing your time as a… Read more »

How Can You Attract Tech Talent as a Smaller Company?

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Small companies need good talent as much as any other business – sometimes even more. In order to grow and succeed, smaller businesses rely on smart, capable employees to help drive their mission forward. With the market for tech talent so competitive, it can be harder for small businesses to attract the top talent without… Read more »

Standing Out as a Developer Candidate

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Do you know how to stand out and get hired? While there is no shortage of tech positions, there is also no shortage of qualified, talented candidates applying for the same positions. In some cases, you need more than a strong employment history and educational background to get noticed for the positions you want. What… Read more »

Writing Job Descriptions to Attract Tech Talent

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Finding the right talent for your next tech position is a mix of several things, including where you’re posting your job descriptions and if you’re utilizing the help of a connected tech staffing firm. Another thing that can really help drive engagement with your job posting is writing a great description of the company and… Read more »

Moving Forward After a Job Rejection

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There’s no denying it – rejection from a job can be rough. It can be especially hard when you’ve reviewed the post and not only found that you’re an exact match for what they’re looking for but you can also see yourself excited about getting up every day to work in that role. If you’ve… Read more »

Stress in Your Tech Team and What You Can Do

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Stress is a natural part of life. It’s common at work too. But when stress gets too high, it can be detrimental to the health of your employees and the health of your business. Here’s what to look for and how to help. The sure signs and how you can handle them. More sick days:… Read more »