How to Prepare for a Job Fair

September 29, 2016

You’ve signed up to attend a job fair and now your nerves are getting the best of you. Don’t worry – that’s normal! You could meet your future employer, and you’ll definitely be making some new career contacts. So how do you get rid of those job fair jitters? You prepare! In my experience recruiting […]

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IT Interviews: 3 Reasons Why You Didn’t Get the Job Offer

March 23, 2016

Not every IT interview goes as smoothly as planned. Interviews can be botched for many reasons; sometimes due to the interviewer, candidate or even factors outside of either person’s control. Most of these reasons are fairly easy to predict and avoid, but not always. Here are a few stories of botched interviews and how they […]

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Making the Transition From Outsourcing to Insourcing

April 28, 2014

Alison Green is a consultant, author and management expert. On her blog, Ask a Manager, she answers readers’ questions on an array of topics, such as how to ask for a raise, how to act in a second interview, or whether you might be in danger of getting fired, and much more. Today, she’s guest […]

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Hiring Lessons Learned from AskAManager

April 24, 2014

Last week, Modis sponsored a giveaway contest on the popular blog, Ask A Manager, where author and management expert, Alison Green, asked readers to share things they wish they’d known before they started interviewing and hiring job candidates. On the post, 350 people shared their personal experiences, hiring lessons learned and valuable advice in the […]

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Honing Your Business-Savvy IT Chops: Staying Afloat in a Competitive Job Market

June 4, 2013

The days when you can just cruise by and expect to advance your career based-on your finely-honed IT skills, alone, are fading fast. Companies are increasingly asking for more. They’re looking for well-rounded IT gurus who are supremely business-savvy, have sharp communications skills, and are on top of the latest IT trends within their particular […]

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Interview with a Geek

May 14, 2013

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that many of the top minds and talents in the tech realm lean toward the geekier end of the spectrum. When you’re hunting for IT professionals to staff key positions among your team of techies, geeks are often among the most sought-after candidates. At times, however, interviewing such folks poses […]

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