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.

WHAT ARE THE TOP IT JOB ROLES, AND HOW MUCH DO THEY PAY? [PDF]
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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
22 Aug

Cybersecurity Experts: The Rising Need Amid The Skill Shortage

Posted by Simon Delisle

Cyberattacks are on the rise. As per a World Economic Forum report, cybersecurity breaches cost over $300bn to companies worldwide. As per global information technology leader Accenture, the average number of successful cybersecurity breaches to affect companies have increased 22% to over 130 per year. That makes a case enough to have a robust cybersecurity system for your organization. But is it really worth it?

The-2017-2018-Salary-Guide-For-Information-Technology-Professionals

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15 Aug

Record Low Unemployment, Still 397,400 Jobs Vacant In Canada

Posted by John Brandwagt

Labor market studies would confuse even King Solomon. Things seem a little topsy-turvy in Canada. We are experiencing a very low unemployment rate, which is good. On the other hand, job vacancies have increased. Second Quarter, 2018 shows a job vacancy rate of 3.1%. The Canadian Federation of Independent Business Help Wanted Report notes this is the highest vacancy rate observed in the last 14 years. Approximately 400,000 jobs have been vacant for four months.

The-2017-2018-Salary-Guide-For-Information-Technology-Professionals

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Topics: IT Jobs




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