It may seem counter-intuitive but the current marketplace for some IT specialists is tight and therefore competitive. In fact having been in this industry for nearly 25 years I think it is as competitive as I have ever experienced it. I am of course referring to a number of specialist roles like; Solution/Enterprise Architects, Business […]
Archive for April, 2012
Nicole is the newest addition to the 920 team in the Auckland office. She brings with her both HR and recruitment experience, in FMCG, Retail and IT recruitment. Prior to joining the team, she was the HR Co-ordinator at Nestle NZ. She is looking forward to matching 920 candidates to IT roles in Auckland.
Interviewing for a job is a stressful experience for just about anyone who’s not being aggressively recruited, and thus fairly certain about getting an offer. Technology professionals are no different. No matter how confident you may be about your tech chops, you never know what questions you’ll be asked, what skills you’ll be required to […]
Workplace stress is not inevitable. Here are some simple techniques to lower your own levels. Stress sucks. According to the American Psychological Association, stress can result in headache, muscle tension, muscle pain, chest pain, fatigue, upset stomach, insomnia, anxiety, restlessness, lack of motivation, lack of focus, irritability, depression, eating problems, addiction … and social withdrawal. […]
With the job market extremely tight, even the small stuff counts, especially when you’re on a job interview. That’s why it’s so important not to say or do the wrong things, since that first impression could end up being the last one. With that in mind, here are seven deadly sins of job interviewing. 1. Don’t Be Late […]