5 IT Blogs That You Should be Reading

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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 »

How to Write a Successful IT Resume

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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 »

Hot Job: Java Application Development Manager

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Are you an experienced Java Application Development Manager looking for a new challenge? If so, we have an exciting opportunity to share with you. Description Queen Consulting Group is actively seeking a Java Application Development Manager.  In this position, you will manage an established and growing team of Java developers, analysts and support engineers to… Read more »

QCG to Sponsor and Attend 2017 VAHHS Annual Meeting

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Karen Worley, Business Development Director for Queen Consulting Group, will be attending the 2017 Vermont Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (VAHHS) Annual Meeting this week at the Jay Peak Resort in Jay, Vermont.  The three day event (September 20-22) will include various activities, breakout sessions and presentations by noteworthy speakers at the forefront of… Read more »

Five Podcasts for IT Professionals

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In the fast-paced world of technology, the landscape changes almost daily.  Keeping up with the latest information and trends can be a challenge, and finding the time to expand your knowledge can be equally so.  Podcasts have become a great way to keep up with all things IT, and can easily be enjoyed during “down… Read more »

The Importance of Organization

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As a consultant, you will often find yourself working as part of a diverse team on project-based assignments. With your own thoughts, plans, and responsibilities well-organized, you will be able to more efficiently communicate your ideas. With this in mind, there are several ways you can improve your professional organization. Use Tools Creating a to-do… Read more »

Make a Big Impression

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When preparing for an interview, it’s easy to get caught up preparing for the technical side of things while forgetting an important fact: How the interviewer feels about you will ultimately determine whether you get the offer. Making a good impression is critical, but it also goes beyond superficial things like what you wear and… Read more »

Do You Have the Skills?

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As an IT consultant, you are probably a subject matter expert with top-level, in-demand skills. But do you have the “other” skills companies are looking for? If your resume is a technical gold mine, that’s wonderful, but soft skills are becoming more important to hiring managers, even for consultants on short-term assignments. Before you apply… Read more »

The Job Search in 2017

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The mechanics of job searching have changed drastically over the last several years. Thanks to technology, it’s never been easier to study target companies, browse openings and submit applications. With the increase in mobile connectivity, things are shifting even more. You don’t even have to be seated at a computer to apply for a position,… Read more »

Five TED Talks for IT Consultants

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TED Talks are a great way to learn new things and get inspired in less than 20 minutes. But with over 2,000 talks available in the online library, it can be overwhelming to find talks that speak to you. If you are an IT consultant looking for some professional inspiration and motivation, here are five… Read more »