LinkedIn Talent Article – 5 things recruiters do that drive candidates crazy

LinkedIn Talent Article – 5 things recruiters do that drive candidates crazy

Saw this posting today from the LinkedIn Talent Blog, Author Paul Petrone. I think it rings true for a lot of people. From the recruiter standpoint, unfortunately we have some trouble getting information from clients in a timely manner or they will just say “we pass” on a candidate and will not give specifics on why. These things can certainly make a job search frustrating for a job seeker. http://talent.linkedin.com/blog/index.php/author/paul-petrone As a recruiter, we assume you don’t want to annoy…

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Texas – Hot Job Market

Texas – Hot Job Market

Recent Dallas Morning News article stated that Texas is one of the hottest job markets in the US. Texas and Florida top the list, according to a new report from ZipRecruiter. (See full list below.) Why? The recovery of Sunbelt real estate markets, continued in-migration from other parts of the country and lower business costs translate to more demand for jobs. Overall, the southern part of the United States has been the top performing region for job creation over the…

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How to work with a Recruiter

How to work with a Recruiter

In the IT Field, job seekers are typically in one of two categories, they either work with recruiters all the time as contractors, corp to corp, or W2 hourly or they change jobs every few years. Those that work as contractors, typically have a specific skill set and niche that there might be a few recruiters they work with in that skill set -(Business Intelligence & ERP both come to mind). Others may work in a general area (Systems, Networking, Java, .NET,…

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New Opening: Sept 14th – Windows Systems Engineer – DFW Airport area

New Opening: Sept 14th – Windows Systems Engineer – DFW Airport area

Here is a new role that we have available with a client in the DFW Airport area. If you are interested, email me at brandon@dallasetechrecruiter.com They are looking for a Senior Level Windows Systems Engineer  Immediate need, will move quickly. If anyone comes to mind, we offer $500 referral bonus. Full-time, direct hire – DFW Airport area Senior Level Windows Systems Engineer  Here is what they are looking for: Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience 5+ years in Infrastructure experience 5+…

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Dallas TechFest – Oct 10th @Gilleys in Downtown Dallas

Dallas TechFest – Oct 10th @Gilleys in Downtown Dallas

DALL☆S TECH FEST brings the best and brightest speakers from around the country to provide one day of incredible, densely packed content, focused on increasing your team’s ability to successfully deliver projects. This year we’re adding a strong focus on user experience (UX) and mobile development, ensuring you have the right skills at the right time. From iOS to Windows Phone,NodeJS to ASP.NET vNext, this is your time to learn. REGISTER NOW  

Calendar App – Mynd

Calendar App – Mynd

I have started to play with this iPhone Calendar app and really like it. You can add your LinkedIn Connections, add categories, and the daily display is a lot better than the standard iOS calendar. Give it a try!

Current Openings

Current Openings

.NET Web Developer Location: Fort Worth, Texas, local candidate please Type: Direct Hire Company: Strong stable history (20+ years), work/life balance, comfortable work environment, flex time, some remote work possible In-depth and varied professional experience including hands-on application architecture experience with .NET Frameworks and object-oriented and iterative development methodologies. 5+ years experience w/ software programming in an enterprise environment 5-10+ years of .NET Experience using C# (Mid-level to Senior experience)  Good Object Oriented Analysis and Design foundation and principles Web Development skills (CSS,…

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Time Management Article

Time Management Article

I saw this the other day from the Muse and thought I would share. I am going to try to incorporate some of these ideas. https://www.themuse.com/advice/how-to-bite-off-more-than-you-can-chewand-get-it-all-done   How to Bite Off More Than You Can Chew—and Get it All Done By Sarah Chang, April 06, 2014 Some days, I wake up and feel like everything is just moving too quickly. Dozens of emails poured in during the night. A handful of meetings, coffee chats, and calls are scattered throughout the day. There are…

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