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Trends in Referrals and Recommendations

The hiring process is hard enough, but technology candidates can make things easier for themselves with strong, up to date IT career referrals and recommendations. This article will talk about the importance of both recommendations and referrals in your career search. The number one reason technology professionals don’t seek out referrals and recommendations is the…

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Successful Virtual Interview Tips

These days, virtual interviews are the new normal. While several aspects are the same as in-person interviews, there are many nuances you’ll need to consider. Read on for advice on how to make your next video interview a success. Preparing for Your Virtual Interview Tech Check: Like any interview, you only get one chance to…

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Time to Get Certified! Check Out These Options

These days many of us are looking for productive ways to fill down-time. While many are working remotely, some people are actively looking to enhance their careers and prepare for their next opportunity. We wanted to share a variety of notable online technology certifications and skills training resources that are available to you. Now is…

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Using LinkedIn to Manage Your Career Effectively

By Dan Fisher This week we’re excited to host our guest Dan Fisher, Founder and Managing Director of Menemsha Group, a training and solutions firm specializing in IT recruitment. We spoke to Dan about how a technology candidate can best leverage their LinkedIn profile to manage their career and get noticed by hiring managers. Keep…

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What Is Your Technology Resume Lacking?

By James Shen and Mariah Wagner Many candidates come to Benchmark IT asking what their resume is lacking. The truth is, there are many aspects to a resume that can make or break your chances of landing an interview. It’s important to remember that the point of a resume isn’t to get you a job,…

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