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24 01, 2017

Going Tribal with Social Engineering

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:38+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Recruiting Process|

A Primer It's a challenging time to be in the recruiting game.  It has become nearly impossible to connect with top-tier candidates. People no longer answer their phones and will rarely take the time to listen to a voicemail from an unknown number.  It's easy to ignore unsolicited emails and no one wants to be [...]

20 12, 2016

Should Women Be Paid Less in Philadelphia?

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:39+00:00 December 20th, 2016|Career Articles|

Philadelphia City Council is currently considering a new bill that would make it illegal for Philadelphia employers to ask prospective candidates about their past salary. The reasoning driving this potential new law is the belief that by asking prospective job seekers about their previous salary history employers will pay women and minorities lower wages than [...]

29 09, 2016

From Widget to Rock-Star

By | 2018-02-08T16:34:40+00:00 September 29th, 2016|Information Technology|

If you are a computer scientist you are one of two things. You are either a myopic misanthrope widget or you are a knowledgeable, mild tempered, socially attractive rock-star. At least, that is, in the eyes of elementary school children (and recruiters but that is a story for another time). The problem is that children [...]