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Should You Accept a Job with a Tech Giant or a Smaller Company?

When you’re looking for a technology job, most opportunities will fall into two distinct camps: jobs with larger tech companies with name recognition–Google, Facebook, Twitter, for example–and jobs with smaller start-up companies. How do you know which one is right for you? Here’s the good and the bad of working for both. Tech Giants: The… Read more »

How to Evaluate Multiple Offers to Pick the Right One

So you’ve dedicated all of your time and energy into your job hunt and you’ve finally been rewarded with multiple offers from different companies. What do you do now? First, congratulate yourself for achieving your goal, and for doing such a great job. Then, take a deep breath and get ready to evaluate your offers… Read more »

Five Traits of Talented Cloud Computing Candidates

If your company is beginning to dip its toe into cloud computing, you may be looking to hire more people for your Information Technology department to help make the transition easier. But what if you aren’t familiar with cloud computing, or IT in general? What do you look for in potential candidates? Here are five… Read more »

Want to Fast Track Your Career? Then Be Willing to Invest Your Time and “Self-Train”

Being great at your job isn’t the only way to make sure your career moves forward. By taking the initiative and using your free time at home to your advantage, you can train your way into a better job with more responsibilities and maybe even better pay. Whether you want to learn a new language… Read more »

How to Hire Effectively for A Special Project

If your company is about to embark on a special project, you’re probably excited about the progress and success yet to come, but nervous about how you’re going to get it done. If you don’t have the manpower necessary to meet your deadline without stressing out your staff, consider working with Future Technology Staffing. We… Read more »

Hot Job of the Month: Senior IT Project Manager in Ohio

This month’s featured job opportunity is in Barberton, Ohio. Barberton was founded in 1891 and became known as the Magic City due to its rapid growth from industrialization. It is still a great city for business, as well as education. There are eleven colleges within thirty-five miles of the city center. Barberton is also a… Read more »

Five Signs You Are a Poor Interviewer (And What to Do About It)

Sometimes, no matter how much you prepare for an interview it still seems to go poorly. But how can you tell if the poor interview was caused by the interviewer, or you? Here are five signs that you are the cause (and what you can do to fix it!): 1. You don’t know who you’re… Read more »

Career Takeaways: What You Can Learn from the ACA Website Launch Issues

When Healthcare.gov was launched on October 1 of this year, the incoming traffic from users trying to shop for health insurance quickly crashed it. The website stayed down for the majority of users for weeks. While the team that created it has solved most of the major problems now, health care enrollment is still below… Read more »

Hiring a Contractor to Join Your Full-time Team? How to Make the Transition Easy For Everyone

Contract workers are fantastic for helping companies get through times that are unusually busy or finishing projects that are uncommonly large. But they do present a management problem: how do you bring a contractor onto your team while making them feel welcome and making sure your full-time workers are welcoming as well? Here are some… Read more »

What IT Skills Will Be On the Rise in 2014?

The information technology field is full of job security and opportunities. If your’e looking to make a career change, or just looking to beef up your resume in 2014, here, according to a forecast study in Computerworld, is some information about what employers are looking for in the new year: It should be no surprise… Read more »