IT Consulting Blog

How to Market Your Engineering Skills

By Terry Buggs, Vice President, Engineering Practice

In order to expose yourself to as many engineering opportunities as possible, you need to market your engineering skills as best as possible. Hiring managers and engineering recruiters scan resumes trying to locate the perfect match for their candidates.

How to Market Your Engineering Skills

Signs that You Found the Right Staffing Firm

By, Ryan Flanagan, Solutions Manager

What career goals do you have? Where do you turn to satisfy them? Is your technology recruiter delivering to you the technology opportunities you are looking for? Who is on your side out there? Dealing with the right staffing firm enables you to advance your career with the proper job opportunities. The right staffing firm focuses on you.

The Right Staffing Firm

A Look Ahead and Back

By, David Teitelman, Chairman, CEO & President

As we begin 2015, let’s take a minute to review 2014. We have had the opportunity to work with many great consultants and great clients. The Softworld family has definitely grown quickly this last year.

 A Look Ahead and Back

Staying Motivated During Your Technology Job Search

By, Hui Pires, Senior Delivery Manager

Looking for a job is an arduous task that demands focus, energy and time. The longer you are looking for a job, the harder it gets and the more frustrated you become. However, there are specific actions to take that help you stay motivated during your job search and land the IT position you desire.

Stay motivated during your job search

Thinking of Changing Careers? Tips to Thrive as an IT Consultant

By, Megan Altmayer, Delivery Manager

Are you thinking of changing technology careers? How do you plan to go about it? Whatever the reason behind your decision to change your technology career path, it is very important to carefully plan your steps towards making the right decision.

Thinking of Changing Careers? Tips to Thrive as an IT Consultant

How to Boost Your Life Sciences Network

By, Tim Southwick, Director, Business Development - Biometrics

Networking is the fuel that feeds your life sciences career vehicle. As a life sciences consultant it is imperative to ensure that you take all the necessary steps to boost your life sciences network. Whether you are looking for a new opportunity, whether you are about to make a change in your career, or if you are not clear on what career path to follow, it is crucial to have a solid network in place.

Boost Your Life Sciences Network

Using Social Media in Your Technology Career Search

By, Matt Petela, Delivery Manager

Let’s agree on this; using social media during your job pursuits gives you an advantage over those who are not making use of this tremendous resource. Ignoring the power of social media directly impacts your chances of landing the technology job of your dreams.

Using Social Media in Your Technology Career Search

Attracting the Attention of an IT Recruiter with Properly Listed Technology Skills

By, Mike Whitehouse, Delivery Manager

Technology recruiters go through hundreds, if not thousands, of resumes in an effort to find the right technology candidates for the right technology jobs. During that endeavor, they are quickly screening resumes to locate the professional with the right technology skills.

Attracting the Attention of an IT Recruiter with Properly Listed Technology Skills

How to Develop Your IT Consulting Career Path

By, Mark Finocchario, Vice President, Client Delivery and Recruiting

Your success as a consultant requires a conscience focus on your personal career development, which ultimately defines the path your consulting career takes. In order to develop your IT consulting career, you first need to develop a solid strategy that paves the path towards accomplishing your goals.

Develop Your IT Consulting Career Path

How to Use LinkedIn for Your Next IT Consulting Opportunity

By, Jessica Grasso, Delivery Manager

As you are out there trying to find IT consulting opportunities, keep in mind that LinkedIn is a great means to achieve your goal. Technology recruiters use LinkedIn as a way to locate the technology professionals they need, as well as to evaluate potential candidates before setting up interviews with hiring managers

How to Use LinkedIn for Your Next IT Consulting Opportunity