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One of the simplest and most affordable ways for a business to stand out from the competition is to earn industry awards. Awards gain recognition for the company, as well as prestige and even web traffic. They strengthen the credibility of a company. Tech sector awards If your IT company is currently looking to gain… Read more »

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If you watched on of the Star Trek television series as a kid, you probably sat there and thought to yourself – “None of this technology will ever happen in my lifetime!” However, technology is now making a lot of technology from science fiction suddenly seem possible. Artificial intelligence (AI), or ‘machine learning’, is one… Read more »

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You’ve probably heard that ‘reaching’ – or applying to jobs you are slightly unqualified for – is a good thing to do during any job search. However, getting a response to your ‘reach’ is only half the battle. There’s no point in reaching with a resume if you can’t move forward in the hiring process…. Read more »

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If you occasionally feel yourself daydreaming or having trouble concentrating at work, it’s because your brain needs a break, and recent research showed frequent breaks can give you more energy. Conducted by Baylor University, the research indicated a connection between taking regular breaks and valuable outcomes such as greater job satisfaction, lower levels of emotional… Read more »

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Often, leadership at a company doesn’t realize a toxic work environment has developed. Or, maybe leadership does realize, but doesn’t know the who, what and why behind the development. Some companies are now leveraging Big Data solutions to spot a toxic environment within their organization and develop a strategy to eliminate that toxicity. Leveraging data… Read more »

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If you want a career as a software developer, the path to success is not straightforward. The IT sector is always going through major shifts and there are many skilled professionals vying for good job opportunities. A newbie just starting out needs assistance and advice to stand out from other entry-level professionals and set themselves… Read more »

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SSI is looking forward to attending VMSA LIVE in Orlando during March 14-16, 2018. This event brings together the total talent ecosystem for contingent labor leaders, supply chain, category managers, and human resources leaders to share best practices and to network. Stop by the pool at Cabana #2 to say hello to the SSI team of Mark… Read more »

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Digital transformation has moved beyond optional to a mandatory business activity. Once a concern for early adopters and state-of-the-art organizations, digital transformation has gone mainstream and like any mainstream movement, it includes multiple sub-movements, or trends. While some of these trends are on everyone’s lips right now, many of them are becoming old hat. Below… Read more »

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Hiring decisions should not be based on age. However, many companies are watching their workforces become grayer and grayer. As Baby Boomers near retirement age, there is a greater demand than ever to hire and retain younger workers. In order to appeal to Millennials in the workforce, companies need to make branding adjustments and changes… Read more »

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Cranberry Township, PA (February 21, 2018) – SSI, a leading IT, engineering and professional staffing and solutions firm announced today that they have won Inavero’s Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for providing superior service to their clients and job seekers. Presented in partnership with CareerBuilder, Inavero’s Best of Staffing winners have proven to… Read more »