Posts Tagged: It Staffing Pittsburgh PA

Do IT certifications make a difference in the workplace?

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Certifications have become popular in the tech industry throughout the past 10 to 15 years as a way for IT professionals to verify their knowledge. In particular instances, certifications may even function as an alternative to a conventional four-year degree. The cost of certification can differ by specialty, but a standard price range for training… Read more »

Here is Why Remote Work Is so Important to IT Employees

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Companies are increasingly embracing virtual teams, geographically dispersed workers who use online communication to collaborate. Remote working is increasing across all industries, not just the tech industry. A recent government report said 47 percent of U.S. workers could do their job remotely and developing technology will likely increase this number. Remote work is also a… Read more »

Can You Take Your Talents Home? How To Approach Your Boss About Working Remote

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There are some major advantages to working remotely, and if you want to realize them, it may be time to approach your supervisor about the possibility. One reason people want to work at home is to avoid a long commute, which can be a drain on both performance at work and personal life. Another popular… Read more »

Award Programs Your IT Company Should Look Into

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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 »

Embracing AI in Your Company’s Culture

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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 »

Tips To Being Confident In A Job Interview Your Feel Underqualified For

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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 »

Data is Calling Your Work Environment Out

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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 »

Trends That Aren’t Quite Making It In 2018

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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 »

6 Reasons You Need to Be Use a Specialized Recruiting Company To Staff

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Many companies rely on staffing firms to find the right talent in today’s highly competitive labor market. When these companies are looking at their options, one of their choices is whether to go with a general staffing company or a specialized staffing firm. For companies looking to fill specialty positions, a specialized recruiting company is… Read more »

What Tech Jobs Will Be Growing in 2018

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It’s no secret that the job market for tech professionals is booming and has been for years. While that trend looks to continue in 2018, some professions will be in more demand than others. As technology evolves, so do the needs of employers looking to leverage technology in their operations. Many experts are forecasting that… Read more »