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Technical Interview Tips

Many programmers and engineers dream of landing a prime spot at a successful tech company.  But how do you accomplish that?  What are some strategies for success?  In this post we’ll look at a few tips for interviewing for jobs specifically in the tech industry. Before the Interview Finding an inside track to the company that […]

Top 10 Ways to Support Your Team

A leader’s job is to ensure that the highest level goals of the organization are realized. As long as you are committed to the success of the group, you are leading. Below are 10 ways to support your “team” whether that is a formalized project team or an informal grouping of employees. 1.   Set direction; […]

Counteroffers: Knowing When its Time to Go

Imagine this scenario: After becoming discontent with your current job, you find a new one that will be more interesting and more challenging. You inform your employer that you are leaving, submit your formal resignation, and plan to start your new job. Then out of the blue comes something you never expected – a Counteroffer, […]

Standing Out as Outstanding

Face it…it’s a “noisy” world out there. The average U.S. adult gets exposed to 2,000 marketing messages a day. Hundreds of candidates vie for individual job openings. Emails crowd our inboxes. Information from the Internet, television and printed media saturates our lives. “Your success depends on whether you quickly capture your target audience’s interest,” writes […]

10 Ways to Improve Your Work Environment

Our surroundings play an important role in how we feel and, consequently, how we perform. Here are 10 ways to make your work environment support your best work. You will be shocked at how a few simple things can make a big impact 1. De-clutter. Do whatever it takes to bring order to your workspace. Clutter […]

How Important is the “Post-Interview Thank You”?

When you’re gearing up for an interview, you probably have all the answers to possible questions already rehearsed in your head. However, not many people have planned out a “Thank You” to the interviewer. You know that all the right answers can land you a job, but did you know that a follow-up “thank you” […]