Tag: Dallas IT Recruiting

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Improve Retention Through Effective Recognition Programs

October 18, 2019 in Ask a Recruiter, Business Trends, Dallas IT Recruiting

 

Every businessperson is acutely aware of the tight labor market. As unemployment hits 50-year lows, the cost of recruiting is skyrocketing. This puts pressure on HR and operations alike to improve retention. Many are turning to employee recognition programs to keep key talent satisfied with their jobs. Employees who feel appreciated tend to perform better […]

 

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How to Survive a Bad Interview

October 11, 2019 in Ask a Recruiter, Dallas IT Recruiting

 

Congratulations! You got past the resume review and landed an interview. You have prepared thoroughly, rehearsed, got dressed in your finest suit, and arrived on time. Just then you realize that the interview is going south. Maybe you fumbled a question or two. Perhaps the hiring manager is ill-prepared or giving you the old poker […]

 

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Achieving Work-Life Balance when Working from Home

October 4, 2019 in Ask a Recruiter, Dallas IT Recruiting

 

Working from home has its advantages. The coffee is great, and the commute is fantastic. Along with all of the benefits people get from working at home, the territory also comes with a potentially serious downside. Many employees find it hard, if not impossible to separate their professional and personal lives. Distractions (e.g. children, chores, […]

 

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Why You Should Never Lie on Your Resume

August 23, 2019 in Ask a Recruiter, Dallas IT Recruiting

 

Hiring managers report spotting lies in applicants’ resumes at an ever-increasing rate. As the old saying goes – 75% of hiring managers say they have uncovered lies in resumes. The other 25% didn’t read very carefully. The inconsistencies range from slight exaggerations to full-blown fiction. Perhaps someone thinks it will look impressive to fudge their […]

 

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20 Bizarre Interview Questions

August 9, 2019 in Ask a Recruiter, Dallas IT Recruiting

 

A job interview is a huge mixed-bag of energy, anxiety, and excitement. Now that you’ve made the first cut it is time to prepare and rehearse for the big day. You have developed solid responses to the expected questions such as the dreaded “Tell me about your biggest weakness.” You are even confident in responding […]

 

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How to Really Stand Out in an Interview

July 19, 2019 in Ask a Recruiter, Dallas IT Recruiting

 

You have a big interview coming up. This is a position you’d really love to land, but you know that the employer will be talking to many candidates. Presumably all of the applicants have the necessary experience and technical skills for the job, otherwise they wouldn’t have landed an interview. How do you stand out […]

 

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