Keys to Finding the Right Tech Talent

Appeal For People Although the tech job market is brimming with eager and keen applicants, we are still living in an age where organizations of all sizes are competing viciously to hire exceptional tech staff. Competition for top tech talent has been intense and extreme due to the massive imbalance that exists between the number of qualified and competent applicants (low) and the number of vacancies that need to be filled (high). This demand/supply anomaly, which is peculiar to the tech industry, provides tech talent a slew of non-traditional options that further complicate the issue and is [...]

By | June 22nd, 2017|IT Staffing|0 Comments

EHS Software Problem #4 – That’s Not How We Do It Anymore!

In our work with companies implementing or changing their EHS Software, we often hear this quote or a variation of it: “We used to do that, but now all incidents are required to be reviewed by the plant manager before being closed out.” When we hear this, we very quickly hear some combination of the below: We have changed our investigation methodology We have changed our incident management process We have changed our action item process Our tracking system/software is inflexible and cannot be changed to match our evolving safety culture We have identified new processes that we want [...]

By | June 19th, 2017|EHS Software Services, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Software Developer Jobs May Double in 10 years

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) Year 2000 job report told us there were 697,000 software development jobs in the US. The same report estimated there would be 1,361,000 software development jobs by 2010. This report missed the mark. In 2008, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported there were 1,336,300 software development jobs in the US. In other words, the conservative Department of Labor said we would double the number software development jobs in 10 years. It only took 8 years to double. We got to the projected number 2 years early. Keep in mind, [...]

By | June 8th, 2017|IT Staffing, Uncategorized|0 Comments