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The blogs below represent the points of view of two seasoned recruiters who have seen it all (or almost all). Though most people in the placement business come and go, these two have been doing this for over 10 years…Continue Reading
Having been a Technical Recruiter for the last 13 years, I am still somewhat surprised at the responses I sometimes get from new clients and candidates when I tell them I am a Recruiter. Occasionally, a candidate will tell me…Continue Reading
For a company that needs the IT resources that are hard to find in today’s market, a good Recruiter can add a great deal of value in identifying and closing that right hire. A good Recruiter can: • Access the hard…Continue Reading
If you’re looking for a new job, just sending out a resume won’t cut it these days. In the Web world, the savvy candidates who are getting jobs are extremely proactive. Start by thinking of yourself as a brand, like…Continue Reading
No, this is not the name of a new reality TV show (though that’s not a bad idea), but rather a serious question to ask yourself. As we approach the end of summer, many of us start considering the possibility…Continue Reading
When you are sick, you call your doctor; when your tooth aches, you call your dentist; but when you are looking for a job or need some career advice who should you call? Your recruiter! This should be someone you…Continue Reading
So you’ve found a good candidate for that job that’s been open for a while. But he’s the first person you’ve seen that comes anywhere close to being acceptable. And he’s missing one of the 7 requirements you have for…Continue Reading
Please just fill out this quick application… Those seemingly simple words have stopped many a very qualified person from getting the job. Candidates willingly enter the required information but, for some reason, just don’t think that this data will be…Continue Reading
I have been an IT recruiter for over 20 years (yikes!), and I was an IT Hiring Manager for several years prior. It goes with the territory then, that I end up placing many senior Project Managers, Directors, Line Managers,…Continue Reading
As Technical Connections grows and I look for stellar recruiters to hire into our company, I am amazed at the number of firms that I have never heard of that have entered the recruiting space in the last short while.…Continue Reading