5 Tips to Improve Your Teamwork Skills

January 10, 2018

While hiring managers value the right mix of technical skills and educational background, they’re increasingly looking for more in the potential job candidates they consider. According to our recent STEM Insights Survey, candidates who have strong teamwork and interpersonal skills are among the hardest to find, making team players top candidates for prospective hires. If you’re looking to gain […]

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6 Traits the Best Engineers Have in Common

November 7, 2017

It takes an aptitude for math and science to be a good engineer, but the best engineers? They take it a step further. They’re the ones who live and breathe their work, but not because they have to – because they want to. We’ve seen enough of them to know what characteristics to look for […]

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The Soft Skills I Look for in Every Candidate

May 23, 2017

In the business world, skills can be divided into two distinct categories: technical skills and soft skills. Technical skills are the skills and experience required to do the tasks of a job. Coding, programming, and mechanical knowledge are all examples of technical skills that are required for different careers. Soft skills, meanwhile, are the personal […]

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6 Life Skills You Can Learn from Playing a Video Game

June 30, 2016

When I was younger, you could always find me playing a video game. Time wasted? I think not! I actually learned a lot from games like Sonic and Mario. Looking back on my childhood, I hand-picked six valuable life skills I gained from playing video games that still serve me well today.

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