Let’s Learn About LinkedIn

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We’ve talked about how much we value LinkedIn in previous blogs, but we’ve only scratched the surface on everything this site can do for you. Today, we’d like to talk about how LinkedIn can help you maximize your career.   A Perfect Profile of You Creating a personal profile is the first thing everyone does… Read more »

Recruiting in 2020

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In an ever-changing job market, staffing firms need to stay ahead of the curve and have their finger on the pulse of the latest hiring trends and recruiting technology.  The team at QCG works tirelessly to use the latest industry tools and hone their ability to change gears quickly to stay in step with the… Read more »

Remote Interviewing

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How To Ace A Phone Or Video Interview How pleased were you to learn that companies are still interviewing right now? Even better, they want to interview you! But it’s not going to be in person. Yes, companies are shifting their interview strategies to utilize video technology. We don’t want you to miss out on… Read more »

Telecommuting Tips

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Four Terrific Telecommuting Tactics One impact the coronavirus has had on working America is most employees, probably yourself included, are now working from home. In fact, some of you might even be doing so for the first time. Here at Queen, we have plenty of experience in the telecommuting world, so today we wanted to… Read more »

Recruiting Practices to Improve Candidate Experience

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Providing a candidate with a positive experience during the hiring process, is just as important to the job seeker, if not more, as the job they are applying for. PwC recently came out with a study about how recruiting experience impacts candidates and their decisions to take offers. The article provides six ways companies can… Read more »

Top 7 Skills Every Cybersecurity Director Needs

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The IT industry is in the middle of a massive period of growth, which is good news for anyone in tech who is looking to advance their career. The cybersecurity sector is expected to continue to undergo rapid expansion. According to research conducted by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the projected growth for cybersecurity jobs through 2021 is 37… Read more »

These Are the Soft Skills You Need to Succeed in IT

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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 »

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 »

Building a LinkedIn Profile

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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 »