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3 BENEFITS OF THE NEW LINKEDIN JOB SEARCH TOOLS

Are you unhappy with your current job? Looking for a new job can be daunting. It is time-consuming and almost impossible when you are already locked into a full-time position. A lack of time and resources often leaves would-be job seekers trapped in jobs they dislike. Many passive job seekers are also fearful that their… Read more »

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Don’t Spook Your Potential Employer: Interview Horror Stories

With Halloween around the corner, it is easy to join in the frightening festivities, but leave the scare tactics at home on the day of your interview. Earlier this year, we launched a series of blogs themed around off-the-wall interview stories we collected from our own recruiters. Among the topics, we explored immediate interview deal-breakers,… Read more »

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The Centrics Group Ranked Among LinkedIn’s Top 25 Most Socially Engaged Staffing Companies

Atlanta-Based Staffing Firm Leverages Social Media to Attract Top Talent ATLANTA, Oct. 5, 2016—The Centrics Group, a modern technical staffing agency based in Atlanta, has been named to LinkedIn’s Top 25 Most Socially Engaged Staffing Companies for 2016. The firm placed 9th in the Medium Enterprise: North America category and was selected from more than… Read more »

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3 Signs It's Time To Make A Career Change

The Autumnal Equinox is a time of change. It’s the beginning of the cycle of seasons that leads to the fruitful destination of summer. It is the perfect time to reflect on your career and decide if it’s time to make a change in order to accomplish a bigger goal. It could be something small,… Read more »

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Bring Your Vacation to Work 3 Ways to Beat Stress in the Workplace

Although summer is drawing to a close, time for relaxation does not have to end. The technology industry can be a stressful vocation, but there are ways to bring a calming breeze to your workday. A relaxed work environment may even contribute to increased productivity. Statistics show that employees are more productive when they find… Read more »

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How to Handle a Layoff: Four Expert Tips to Inspire a Major Comeback

The nature of technology is that it’s constantly changing, and the tech market can often be highly unpredictable. Just last year, security companies like FireEye and Palo Alto were flying high in response to a wave of high-profile data breaches. But now the threat landscape has evolved, and we’ve seen their valuations dip. Sometimes these… Read more »

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How Pokémon Go Helps You Win in The Workplace

If you have ever wondered why there is a horde of children and young adults roaming your neighborhood, parks, and malls while glued to their mobile devices exclaiming they finally caught a Pikachu, then you haven’t heard of Pokémon Go. The mobile app has taken the world by storm with more than 15 million downloads… Read more »

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Is the Cover Letter Dead?

Who doesn’t want to stand out in a pool of job applicants? For the longest time, cover letters have been the competitive edge of determined applicants. In fact, three years ago, cover letters were deemed essential for an applicant to submit, because they set the mood for the resume and told the candidate’s story. A… Read more »

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Tips for a Successful Skype Interview: Part 2

Back in 2013, we posted a blog titled Tips for a Successful Skype Interview. Over the past three years, Skype has become more popular and commonly used by businesses everywhere. Not only can you hold business meetings with colleagues overseas or interview face-to-face with hiring managers, you can virtually share experiences with people anywhere in… Read more »

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Q1 Update: IT Staffing Trends for 2016

Day after day, there are new skills, certifications and job opportunities arising within the IT industry. Now that we are four months into the year, have you forecasted the next eight months for your staffing business and hiring plan? Let’s take a moment to learn more about the latest trends emerging in 2016. As we… Read more »