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Software industry counter offers.. then and now!

In the olden days of recruiting, back in the 80’s and 90’s. Software Recruiters believed that accepting a counter offer would likely lead to disastrous results. Tales of companies firing candidates months after they accepted a counter offer were rampant. In those days,  if a software engineer with C++, linux kernel or windows  gave notice, the company […]

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Software Companies need to do more to retain employees .. Check out this great article!

As we know, its a white hot job market for software companies. Now more than ever, it’s important for companies to be more customer service oriented to employees. Thought this was a great article to help improve a company’s culture! Mark 7 Management Traits That Will Make All Your Employees Stay May 01, 2014 Posted […]

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Keeping in touch with your candidates during the interview process

The software engineering market is very strong. There are multiple companies hiring for similar people. Recently, a java software engineer candidate shared a story with me. He said that he interviewed at software company X.. a company doing work involving big data . The platform is java, ruby and linux. He interviewed for a senior role […]

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Thought this was a great article for everyone..

The Unexpected Antidote to Procrastination by Peter Bregman  |   9:00 AM May 10, 2013 A recent early morning hike in Malibu, California, led me to a beach, where I sat on a rock and watched surfers. I marveled at these courageous men and women who woke before dawn, endured freezing water, paddled through barreling waves, […]

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Software Architect – Net or Java

Seeking a Software Architect . Net or Java Our client is a profitable e-commerce software company located in the greater Boston area. They are doubling the size or their engineering team to build all new applications. This is a great time to join. They are looking for a coding Software Architect with .Net or Java […]

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High Performance Computing ( HPC) System Engineer

Our client is a very successful, entrepreneurial, profitable, industry leading systems integrator for HPC, High Performance Computing, located north of Boston area. They have been growing at an astounding rate and are in an emerging, growth market. This is great opportunity for your next career move! Job Description: Required: Minimum BS in Computer Science .prefer […]

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IT Professionals on Securing Personal Data

October marks National Cyber Security Awareness Month—an national effort to promote protecting our digital lives.  According to StaySafeOnline.org, “Tens of thousands of NCSAM participants across the country will be doing their part by posting safety and security tips on social networks, educating their customers and employees, engaging in traditional media, displaying posters, posting tips, holding […]

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Cloud Computing: Low Confidence Among IT Professionals

Cloud Computing: Low Confidence Among IT Professionals Since I reported last week (briefly) on cloud computing, the cloud computing has been all over the news. Professionals and commentators alike dispute the significance of the cloud model, as well as data security issues. CRN’s Jack McCarthy found that many professionals believe cloud software is still developing […]

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IT and Software Companies Among the Most Actively Recruiting

With the start of the autumn season—and the end of summer vacation—more companies will seek to fill positions in the upcoming months.  And CareerBuilder.com lists companies from both IT and Software industries as two of its top fifteen companies hiring this month. Many job seekers will look to revamp their job materials and employers may […]

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Job Prospects For IT Professionals

Several sources, including the Washington Business Journal, reported in April that IT job growth reached a new high, growing by 15,000 jobs in the month of February alone. Since then, overall job growth has remained steady, but fairly slow in the US. Despite the recent job report indicating a sluggish hiring month in August, there […]

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