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Hiring managers have seen it all — from deceitful interviewees to hilarious typos. Unfortunately, most of these hiring faux pas happen with the best of intentions, so your resume may include embarrassing errors without your knowledge. Check your resume and cover letter for these four massive gaffes and save yourself from making one of these… Read more »

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When you think of the fastest growing tech hubs in the country, which states come to mind? Many would guess California or New York, and while these states are definitely on the list — surprisingly — they’re not in the number-one spot. They’re not even in the top five. Here are the top-five states for… Read more »

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If you’re just starting out on your IT career or if it’s been a while since you’ve updated your resume, building skills in tech may seem like a daunting process. However, many IT professionals are self taught, and there are a wide variety of resources available to you if you have the drive to learn…. Read more »

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Strategic IT Staffing was honored with the 2015 Best of Class Award for Social Media, from the American Staffing Association’s VOICE Awards. The VOICE Awards celebrate the best staffing industry marketing, advertising, multimedia, and public relations campaigns of the year — based on vision, originality, innovation, communications, and effectiveness (VOICE). “We are thrilled and honored to receive… Read more »

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  IT experts are always on. From alerts and emails sent straight to your phone to a mounting list of tasks and tickets, it can be hard to disconnect when you have a day off. However, taking a break from work is vital for both your mental and your physical well-being. Practice these three tips… Read more »

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As a leader, it’s your job to inspire your staff members to be more productive in the workplace. You can have a tremendous influence on their happiness, their morale, and even their long-term success. But what drives you to succeed, and are you keeping up with the ever-changing demands of IT leaders? These tips will… Read more »

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The importance of information security isn’t lost on anyone who works in the tech industry. However, outsiders may often overlook this vital element IT until there’s actually a data breach — at which point it may be too late. This tactic of reactionary information security is not only ineffective but actually costlier than keeping it… Read more »

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It’s no secret that good communication is a key to productivity in any industry. However, results from the CIO Executive Council’s “Power of Effective IT Communication” revealed there is a real deficiency in the effectiveness of communications between IT and non-IT team members at companies. Some analysts feel it’s gotten so bad as to be… Read more »

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If you’re an IT professional who’s aiming to enter the job market for the first time, or perhaps are interested in relocating to take a job with a better pay rate, it’s necessary to become familiar with cities in the U.S. that characteristically have the most lucrative tech jobs. The list below could be especially… Read more »

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By the time the digital revolution began to take hold, many industry experts were already lamenting the death of IT as we know it. Many IT practices and processes are becoming obsolete or automated, and even more traditional roles are absorbed or redefined. More than ever, companies are able to purchase Software-as-a-Service or “on-demand” software… Read more »