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 »

Why Should Your Company Partner with a Staffing Firm?

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While your hiring department normally fills your open jobs, sometimes that process takes longer than you’d like or you don’t always get the quality candidates you desire.  If you’ve never worked with a staffing company before, let us tell you why you’d benefit from partnering with one like Queen.   We Have Connections When your… Read more »

Self-Care During The Job Search

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How To Keep Yourself Occupied While Job Hunting You’re following all the tips we gave you in our last blog and are working hard to find a great new career. But after a certain point, dedicating all your time to job hunting can start to wear on you. So, how can you keep yourself occupied and… Read more »

Job Hunting Tips

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5 Fantastic Job-Searching Tips In our last blog post, we talked about how to nail your online or phone interview. But what if you’re having trouble finding a job in the first place? This week we’re offering tips on making the most out of your job-hunting experience. Rewrite Your Resume First impressions are everything, and… Read more »

5 Tech Thought Leaders You Should Be Following

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Each year, the tech industry continues to evolve in new and unpredictable ways. Trends and technologies appear and disappear at a rapid pace and keeping up with the changes can often be a challenge for even the most sophisticated tech companies. Following tech thought leaders online can be a very effective tool for staying up to date… 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 »

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 »

Consultants: Showcase How You Handle Deadlines

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Deadlines. Nobody likes them, but everybody lives by them. No matter what your job title or where you happen to sit on the totem pole, you have deadlines. As tech projects and IT initiatives become more complex, the ability to hit deadlines has become a top priority for hiring managers. Do you know how to… Read more »