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 »

QCG Teams Up with CrossFit Crag for the 2018 “Rowathon For Autism”

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On May 5, 2018 Marlborough-based CrossFit Crag hosted their 3rd Annual “Rowathon For Autism” – a community event that benefits the Autism Alliance of MetroWest.  This year’s event was the biggest yet, with 38 teams of determined row-a-holics each completing a total of 42,195 meters on a Concept 2 rowing machine. Queen Consulting Group was proud… Read more »

QCG 2018 Kick Off Event

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It’s a new year, which means Team QCG gathered once again for our annual “Kick Off” event to take a look back at the previous year, set goals for the new year ahead and take part in fun team-building exercises!  Our 2018 Kick Off found us at the seaside Beauport Hotel in Gloucester, Massachusetts, where… Read more »

QCG Team Spotlight: Kristin Murphy

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Welcome back to another installment of the QCG Team Spotlight, where we take a look behind the scenes at the amazing professionals who make Queen Consulting Group a success. Today, we’d like to introduce you to one of our dedicated technical recruiters, Kristin Murphy. Team Member: Kristin Murphy Role: Senior Technical Recruiter With Team QCG… Read more »

QCG 2017 Kick Off Event

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Each year, Team QCG gathers for our annual “Kick Off” event to take a look back at the previous year, set goals for the new year ahead and take part in fun team-building exercises!  Our 2017 Kick Off took us to Portsmouth, New Hampshire, where festivities included the excitement of the Portsmouth Escape Room (both… Read more »

Don’t Fall Behind

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Technology professionals have to spend time continually developing their skills in order stay relevant. However, you’ve also got to know where trends are heading in the field if you really want to stay up-to-date. Finding time to keep up with the industry can be a challenge, but blogs and podcasts are a great way to… Read more »