Tip to Ace your Virtual Interview

Tip to ace your virtual interview - interview preparation

Vir­tu­al inter­views were first con­ceived rough­ly 15 years ago and are cur­rent­ly sweep­ing the human resource sec­tor. A vast major­i­ty of tech com­pa­nies now uti­lize vir­tu­al inter­views as a stan­dard to screen their poten­tial can­di­dates. This is pos­si­ble through the advent of video con­fer­enc­ing tech­nol­o­gy ini­tial­ly adopt­ed by the likes of Mon­tage and Hire­Vue. The […]

Common Mistakes in Resume Writing

common mistakes in resume writing

A resume is a sum­ma­ry of your qual­i­fi­ca­tions and expe­ri­ence for a job. On a resume, your aca­d­e­m­ic accom­plish­ments, train­ing, employ­ment, and expe­ri­ence are usu­al­ly high­light­ed. As the IT space becomes increas­ing­ly com­pet­i­tive, it is cru­cial to pay clos­er atten­tion to what com­pa­nies seek. Before sched­ul­ing an inter­view, poten­tial employ­ers use sub­mit­ted resumes to screen candidates. […]

Toronto : North America’s fastest growing Tech Hub

Toronto : North America’s fastest growing Tech Hub.

New York City and Sil­i­con Val­ley are the top tech cities glob­al­ly. Like oth­er cities in North Amer­i­ca, they pos­sess immense poten­tial, which has attract­ed and retained tal­ent­ed IT pro­fes­sion­als. Los Ange­les and Texas may be big names in the indus­try for their weath­er and low tax rates, but they have not got­ten as much pull […]

How to position yourself as an ideal candidate for IT jobs

How to position yourself as an ideal candidate for IT jobs

The tech­no­log­i­cal indus­try is grow­ing expo­nen­tial­ly, and IT pro­fes­sion­als are look­ing for big­ger roles and career devel­op­ment. The sec­tor has prospects for both entry and expert pro­fes­sion­als. So, you may be look­ing to get a job at Google, Twit­ter or a start­up. How do you con­vince the hir­ing man­ag­er that you are the best fit […]

Tips On Resumes, Standing Out and Getting A Job

resume writing - Tips On Resumes, Standing Out and Getting A Job

A resume is tai­lored per­son­al mar­ket­ing that sells your aca­d­e­m­ic and work expe­ri­ences to job recruiters. Resumes offer job appli­cants the chance to impress the poten­tial employ­er and as such, you should max­i­mize this oppor­tu­ni­ty. Help­ful tips for resume writ­ing can help boost your appli­ca­tions.  The goal of resume writ­ing is to stand out in […]

Selling point- why you want this job

a man hand expression for interview

Inter­views are the most cru­cial stage of a job recruit­ment process. The struc­ture is designed to deter­mine the best can­di­dates for the job posi­tion. What recruiters look for in the selec­tion process are skills, expe­ri­ence, and per­son­al­i­ty. While many can­di­dates meet the require­ments, it takes being able to con­vince the inter­view­er to land the job. […]

Mentorship – 20% of action will give you 80% result

Pareto principle

Accord­ing to the Pare­to Prin­ci­ple, a small num­ber of caus­es, inputs, or con­tri­bu­tions result in a large num­ber of out­comes or ben­e­fits. To put it anoth­er way, if you ful­ly com­mit 20% of your time to your task, you will achieve 80% of your desired results. Con­se­quent­ly, four-fifths of the effort is not entire­ly productive, […]

How to apply for IT job with No experience – Entry level job

a woman applying for job on laptop at home

Tech­nol­o­gy is find­ing rel­e­vance in near­ly every sec­tor. Inter­est­ing­ly, employ­ers are on the look­out for skilled IT can­di­dates. An entry lev­el job pro­vides ample oppor­tu­ni­ty for IT pro­fes­sion­als to hone their tech­ni­cal skills and gain rel­e­vant expe­ri­ence. What’s more, is the promise of a great career choice with attrac­tive and com­pet­i­tive pay. Get­ting a job […]

Long term goal for achievers

career choices

In 1979, Har­vard Busi­ness School con­duct­ed a sur­vey on goals. Eighty-three per­cent of respon­dents did not set any long term goal; 14 per­cent said they had but did not write them. About 3 per­cent said they had goals writ­ten down. Ten years lat­er, those with goals were ten times as suc­cess­ful as those who did […]

How can Indian IT Professionals Apply for Canadian IT Roles?

Cana­da offers a vast array of oppor­tu­ni­ties for Indi­an IT pro­fes­sion­als look­ing to build a career over­seas. Pro­fes­sion­als look­ing for a career upgrade can find some of the biggest tech com­pa­nies in this North Amer­i­can tech hub. With Cana­da being the fastest-grow­ing tech hotspot in the con­ti­nent, thou­sands of immi­grants are apply­ing for Cana­di­an IT […]