Robert Ardell

About Robert Ardell

Robert co-founded Kore1 in 2005, with the intent to establish an exceptional brand within the staffing and recruiting industry. We have grown into a full service recruiting and consulting company, specializing in the fields of IT, sales & marketing, and accounting & finance. From the beginning, we were committed to initiating quality relationships with our candidates, while building a reputation for exceptional follow up and customer service. Today, Kore1 is ranked as one of the fastest growing companies in the US.

The Career Decisions that Matter More than Money

In the current full-employment landscape, IT professionals have the upper hand. Companies are bending over backwards looking for quality tech talent which, in theory, should make the job hunt easier than ever. The reality of the matter is, choosing the right position can be an even more difficult decision when there are a plethora […]

By |August 22nd, 2018|Categories: Candidates|Tags: |

How H-1B Visa Uncertainty Affects U.S. Employers, Job Seekers, and Consumers

After a call for H-1B visa reform earlier this year, the talk surrounding the topic has been never-ending. Months later, there are still no concrete law changes or indications of what the future of the H-1B program will look like. This is causing mass confusion and concern for companies and job seekers everywhere who […]

By |September 26th, 2017|Categories: Candidates, Hiring||

The 2017 KORE1 Poker Tournament: A Fun Night Benefiting Charity

On the evening of Sunday, June 4th, we held the exciting first annual KORE1 Poker Tournament for charity which raised nearly $2,000 for some wonderful causes. It was a tremendously successful night of fun, food, and fellowship that saw many people win fantastic prizes and everyone leave a winner with a KORE1 goodie bag. […]

By |June 12th, 2017|Categories: Inside KORE1||

How Increasing IT Salaries Impact Budgets and Hiring

The trend of rising IT salaries has picked up so much pace that many organizations now accept it as a cost of doing business. But what is that cost? The allure of higher salaries is a major factor driving tech pros to new jobs, and subsequently has employers across the U.S. expecting to raise […]

By |April 25th, 2017|Categories: IT Hiring, IT Salary||

Women in Technology: Resources for Building the Future

Despite the unprecedented growth of the IT industry, the diversity of its workforce has remained relatively unchanged. Only 25% of U.S. IT workers are female, emphasizing the fact that women are still underrepresented in the field. In order to move toward a more inclusive future, it’s important to take a look at the underpinnings […]

By |February 21st, 2017|Categories: IT Hiring||

Strategies for Landing Your Dream Tech Job in LA

When we look at the Southern California tech industry, we see exceptional job growth and continually improving unemployment rates. But what does that mean for the typical IT jobseeker in LA and the surrounding metro area? It’s a sentiment we hear all too often as an LA-based IT staffing firm. No matter what the […]

By |May 25th, 2016|Categories: Candidates||

KORE1 Helps Expanding Virtual Reality Company With IT Hiring

KORE1 recently worked with a Virtual Reality company that is a pioneer in capturing and delivering, live and recorded virtual reality experiences. By working with clients such as Comcast, TimeWarner and most recently, Fox, they have experienced tremendous growth over the past several years.

As a result of quick growth, their IT needs grew as […]

By |March 16th, 2016|Categories: Recent Placement||

What Should the Southern California Tech Industry Expect in 2016?

We know our IT staffing services are only helpful to you if we actually stay on top of the trends that are affecting you. That’s why keep our finger on the pulse of the Southern California tech industry, constantly striving to deepen our IT expertise and broaden our network of key industry players.

With this in mind, here’s what we’re expecting now that 2016 is in full swing. […]

By |March 9th, 2016|Categories: Information Technology, IT Salary|Tags: |

Questions to Ask in a Tech Interview that Set You Apart

One of the fundamental things to understand as a candidate in a job interview is that it’s ultimately an opportunity to start building a relationship. A surprising number of candidates neglect this insight and end up treating the interview like an obligatory transaction in the hiring process, guaranteeing they’ll disappear into the mass of […]

By |August 13th, 2015|Categories: Candidates|Tags: , , |

Lead Mobile Developer

KORE1 is proud to announce the successful placement of the Lead Mobile Developer for our e-commerce start-up client.
Position Summary:

Well-versed in Computer Science fundamentals including object oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis.

Working to build their mobile presence from the ground up and designing, implementing and launching their Android and iOS […]

By |July 22nd, 2015|Categories: Recent Placement|Tags: |