Tips to Advance Your IT Career

Interviewing and resume tips for IT job seekers to help you secure your next contract gig or full time position.

Preparing for an interview

Preparing for the Interview

A successful interview is critical to getting a job offer and preparation is the key to a strong interview, but how do you prepare for an interview in order to make it a success?

Preparing for an interview
Job seekers waiting for interview
Job seekers waiting for interview

Winning the Interview

While there is no science behind winning an interview, we do have a few suggestions for making the most of the opportunity and increasing your chances of success.

Phone Interview Tips

Phone interviews are often used to screen candidates in order to narrow the pool of applicants who will be invited for in-person interviews.

Having your resume be approved
Having your resume be approved

Get Your Resume Out of the “No” Pile

Most standard rules for resume formatting don’t apply in the information technology industry, particularly if you’re a consultant with a lot of projects under your belt.

Man shaking hand with job candidate

Demonstrating Your Soft Skills

As IT continues to evolve, there has been a growing need for IT professionals to have ‘soft skills’. But, what are they and how do you demonstrate that you have them to your interviewer?

Man shaking hand with job candidate

Maximizing Your Thank You Note

Writing a thank you note after your interview is an essential, a given, a ‘you probably wouldn’t get a job without one’ kind of thing. So after you’ve sighed in relief and driven home, writing a thank you note is your next step.