John Brandwagt
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John Brandwagt

John is a Practice Leader at Inteqna. He’s been working in IT Search in Calgary since 1997. He works best with selective job seekers—those who excel at what they do and enjoy their current jobs. Since they don’t have time to look for themselves, he helps them find their dream jobs. From a client perspective, he helps organizations find the talent that will propel their business. John is involved in several of Calgary’s technical user groups and has held board roles in non-profit groups. He is a single dad of four boys who try to beat him at every physical activity from hiking to rugby.
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Recent Posts

29 Nov

DECIDING YOUR SALARY IN IT SECTOR - A STEP BY STEP PROCESS

Posted by John Brandwagt

Across Canada, different types of information technology industries have experienced considerable growth in the past decade . IT industry across Canada has grown throughout much of 2018.
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10 Oct

The 4 Elements of A Chronological Resume

Posted by John Brandwagt

First things first – do you know what a chronological resume is? Well, in simplest terms, it is a resume type wherein your work history is listed in chronological order. This means that you list the most recent position or your current job role in the resume first.

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19 Sep

HOW STAFFING AGENCIES IN CANADA HIRE IT ENGINEERS?

Posted by John Brandwagt

If you’re an IT engineer looking for a job then you’ve landed on the right page. As per a recent survey, there is a shortage of over 182,000 skilled IT engineers in Canada and still businesses are not able to find the right talent to fill those vacant position. In such a job market, staffing agencies specializing in IT recruitment go along way in helping both candidates and employers.

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5 Sep

6 STEPS TO NAIL A PHONE INTERVIEW

Posted by John Brandwagt

Congratulations! You got a call for a first round interview. This means your resume was well-drafted and you had optimized it for applicant tracking system too. But you don’t know much about the types of interview questions or the kind of information the recruiter is seeking. Don’t fret about it. We all go through this phase.

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29 Aug

TIPS TO SCREEN YOUR RESUME BEFORE APPLYING FOR A JOB

Posted by John Brandwagt

Backed by research, we now know recruiters only spend six seconds on an average to scan a resume. Six seconds is all it takes for an employer to decide whether you’ll be considered for the type of job advertised or not. When the window of opportunity is this small, every word on your resume matters.

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Topics: IT Jobs, resume tips




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