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We’ve all been there: You have an interview for a new position, and your mind is anxiously reviewing all the possible questions your interviewer might ask. While there are a handful of questions that are asked in almost any job interview, employers also like to get a sense of a candidate’s ability to think on their… Read more »

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Engineers and IT professionals are experts in hard skills – teachable, technical skills like programming or coding. However, there are “soft skills” that are discussed far less but are equally important for any modern IT professional to succeed.  What are “soft skills”?  “Soft skills” is a term that is thrown around in the workplace a lot, but… Read more »

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The number of millennials entering the IT industry is growing by the day. While this generation of professionals is contributing new and creative ways of thinking, they are also ushering in new attitudes, new modes of working, and new value systems. For those of us working in IT who are not millennials, this brings us… Read more »

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If you’ve ever experienced “burnout” at work – long periods of exhaustion, tension or difficulty focusing – you’re not alone. A recent Gallup poll found that 23% of 7,500 full-time employees reported feeling constantly burned out at work. So, don’t beat yourself up the next time you’re having a hard time keeping up at work. There is a nationwide burnout epidemic, and it’s… Read more »

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The interview phase is your first chance to gain a clear picture of whether the role would be a good fit for you. Arriving at your interview with prepared questions will demonstrate right off the bat that you’re able to plan ahead and approach opportunities with a 360-degree view – two important qualities that employers… Read more »

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Each year, Bullhorn selects a small number of “Leaders” and “Rising Stars” to recognize as trailblazers and people-to-watch in the staffing industry.  With such a vast field to choose from, earning a nomination is a true honor.    Queen Consulting Group is proud to announce that our own Kathryn Egizi has been nominated for the… Read more »

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    The IT space is continually changing and fast-paced. To remain relevant, you need to be “in the know” about up-and-coming technologies. We have compiled the following list of the top 5 IT blogs that, if they are not already on your radar, they should be. TechCrunch If you are pressed for time, opt… Read more »

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Your resume advertises the most important thing you can sell: you!  It is the first piece of information an employer will have on you. Your resume needs to stand out from the rest and make a strong first impression.   Here are QCG’s tips on writing a solid resume: Start with a Professional Summary Highlight… Read more »

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Most people utilize at least one form of social media. If you are interested in finding high-level technology jobs, you need to add LinkedIn to your list of social media apps. LinkedIn is a great platform to build your personal brand. With 590 million users, LinkedIn provides you with a built-in network of connections in the… Read more »