Wednesday, April 11, 2018
You have a great resume and a highly sought after skillset. Your recruiter just landed you an awesome opportunity.
Your resume got your foot in the door; now it’s time to sell your worth. After all, who knows your story better than you? This is the time when it’s acceptable to brag about your achievements. Your interview is coming up, but you’re nervous.
Nerves are often tied to feeling unprepared. Utilizing a repetitive method for answering interview...
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Tuesday, March 13, 2018
During an accounting job search it is important to understand that hiring managers are like buyers researching a product. Evaluating resumes is the research phase. They gather as much relevant information as possible to determine who to call for an interview. When seeking a new accounting position , you should treat your resume like the sales material it is. If you want to get a chance in the interview chair, it starts with a great resume.
Start by Summing It Up
Include a summary...
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Tuesday, February 13, 2018
Many people are unsure how to list temporary or contingent jobs on their resume. You did all of your work at one business, maybe even at a cool company that would look good on your resume, but your paycheck came from a staffing company. So who do you list on your resume?
The answer is simple: either or both . The key is to make sure it’s easy for a recruiter to understand what you did, where and when you did it, and why it matters. As long as you make that clear, and you’re...
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Wednesday, February 7, 2018
We all have a guy in our office who is willing to believe anything – especially in his email inbox. He sits at his desk every morning, with his daily donut, and opens every email and subsequently clicks on everything, then, proclaims his findings to anyone within earshot. You know exactly who I’m talking about – don’t you? Well, that guy is a hacker. Not in the traditional sense, but he’s still going to cause your business a giant headache.
Most small to...
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Tuesday, January 16, 2018
In the current job market, most people rely on the help of others to find their next position. If you find yourself job hunting, here are a few tips to maximize your networking.
When you begin the process, you should know the line of you’re interested in pursuing. Then, contact people you know in your personal and professional network and ask for 5 minutes of their time. Tell them about your employment intentions, and set up a time for an in-person meeting or phone...
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Wednesday, November 15, 2017
The holiday season is upon us which means you're hunting for the perfect gift for everyone on your list. In anticipation, the ProTech team put together their technology wish list - here's what we're asking for this year.
Home Automation Systems
Who doesn't want their heat, AC, doors and lights to be controlled via voice command? Just make sure you securely link your devices to avoid hackers and DDoS attacks. https://www.smarthome.com
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Tuesday, November 7, 2017
In today’s world, where cloud solutions seem to be the future, it is still important to maintain and upgrade your hardware infrastructure. These devices are used for day-to-day operations and are essential to your business.
There is a point when your computer’s hardware becomes obsolete, end of life, or end of support. This basically means the device is unable to perform efficiently or lacks the support needed to maintain a secure environment. Being proactive in the replacement...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017
October is National Cyber Security Awareness Month. But, at ProTech, we’re thinking about cyber security all year and you should be too.
The goal of Homeland Security’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month is to engage and educate the public through events and initiatives that raise awareness about the importance of cybersecurity. At ProTech we know that cyber security is becoming more important for businesses of all sizes, so we provide services that address...
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Tuesday, September 19, 2017
As the world continues to thrive on technological innovation, nearly every industry is becoming further entrenched in the digital age. Even traditional fields such as finance and accounting are not immune to change.
In a study from Ernst & Young, 58 percent of finance leaders are focused on combining leading-edge technologies with process improvement. Furthermore, where organizations once relied on their IT leaders to drive these changes, CFO’s are now reporting their increased...
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