Finding work-life balance is tough for all of us in the 21st century, but it can be especially difficult in the tech industry. Technology does so much to make our lives easier both at work and at home, but it has also caused those two sectors of life to blend together to our detriment. On average, tech industry workers check email or instant messaging every 6 minutes at work–that habit can be hard to break after clocking out at the end of the day.
For the first time in history, the American workforce is comprised of five generations working together. While we often hear about conflict and disparities between different generations of workers, we often overlook the positive aspects of a multigenerational staff.
Do…Research the company and role. Don’t…Project a negative attitude.
It’s Friday at 5. You’re wrapping up another successful week at work and thinking about how to make the next fifty or so hours the best they can be. So, how do you maximize the limited time you have? The weekend habits of a successful person involve using some well-known work week productivity strategies to get the most out of free time and set the next week up right.
Let’s face it – finding a job, even when the economy is great, can be a challenge. Whether your actively on the market after a recent workforce reduction, or simply passively open to new opportunities, seeing what exactly is out there can be daunting, tiresome, and often misleading. That’s where companies like Applied Resource Group come in.
The interviewers spend time creating interview questions and determining what metrics to assess candidates on. However, it’s common for companies and hiring managers to put minimal effort into determining the questions they will ask candidates and how they will measure the responses.
Our Client, a multi-billion dollar Hospitality conglomerate, was seeking to create a custom data mart to integrate a newly implemented Learning Management System (LMS) with their Enterprise Data Warehouse (EDW).
Our Global production and Manufacturing client in the greater Atlanta area was reviving a failed ERP implementation and was in need of a hands-on, strategic Project Manager.
Our specialty international manufacturing client is dedicated to delivering custom products around the globe. These are highly connected IOT devices with a cloud platform that allows their customers to stay up to date with the activity and status of their devices.
The interview process can be overwhelming. It always helps to know there’s someone who’s got your back: your ARG recruiter. If you’re nervous about your upcoming interview, think of your Applied Resource Group recruiter as your interviewing coach–give him or her a call a day or two before your interview to help get your head in the game. Or, if you just need a little refresher on the interview process, here is our resource for some fail-safe plays around which you can build your interview strategy, step-by-step…