As employers face the struggle of hiring in a competitive candidate market, they are more frequently turning to alternative forms of employment. While this opens up a number of opportunities for employees, there is often an abundance of questions about the nature and responsibilities involved with being a contractor versus a full-time employee. In […]
Partnering with a recruiter has the power to take your career to the next level, unlocking unique employment opportunities and providing a great resource for industry insight. While some professionals believe that working with a recruiter is a one-time occurrence, it’s advantageous to develop a strong, long-term relationship with your recruiter. With their extensive […]
Fostering a diverse workplace is crucial for an organization to innovate and thrive in today’s society. Without diversity, corporate climates would become stagnant, with everyone sharing analogous ideas and taking similar actions. Developing an ecosystem made up of employees from diverse ethnicities, genders, races, ages, and religions works wonders to create a well-rounded company. […]
KORE1 is pleased to announce the launch of its Digital and Creative talent division. Focused on placing top marketing, advertising, creative and digital talent with innovative companies, this division comes as a natural extension to our existing staffing services, particularly in information technology.
Advertising and other creative sectors have been growing exponentially on a global […]
As the business landscape continues to evolve and the struggle to find top talent persists, it’s worth re-evaluating your hiring practices in order to optimize your workforce.
For instance, it’s becoming more common for many top IT professionals to choose contract and consulting opportunities over full time, permanent positions. But this trend brings with it […]
I’m very anxious to continue to follow a Study being conducted by San Francisco State University. They are conducting a study on what makes a successful software development effort. The premise of the study builds on my fundamental belief that technology projects fail because of people and more specifically teams. I personally believe there […]
For those of you that don’t know, Big Data is a new spin on an old concept. It’s one part industry rebranding old news and one part a change in old news. Large companies have been capturing massive amounts of data and pushing it to their “Data Warehouse”. Then they would use “Business Intelligence” […]
Information Technology is a mystery for most executives (specifically CEOs and CFOs. If you poll all C-Level executives, I would bet most of them have a story about an IT project or budget that blew his earnings. When a CEO has to explain to the board why an ERP implementation went $15 million over […]
If you have ever built a house you know that its not an easy process, and fixing up a house can be even more painful. There was a classic 80’s movie called the Money Pit. Tom Hanks was the owner of an old “fixer upper” and the whole movie focused on him going broke […]