5 Words That Will Supercharge Your Resume

Writing a good resume is part art and part science. It takes creativity and attention to detail to craft a truly eye-catching CV, and there are no shortages of acceptable formats or structures. Different industries have their own unique standards for resumes and there is truly no one “right” font,...

Dump the Slump

Dump the Slump It has arrived. Your eyes feel sandpapery as you struggle to keep them open. Your whole body feels weighted, but your computer screen continues to glare, reminding you that you’re not quite done yet. It’s the dreaded 3 pm slump, and it hits hard several times a...

When You Need a Consultant (and When You Don’t)

Deciding whether to hire an outside technology consultant is a lot like contemplating the adoption of a new software program: It’s not always the right move. Your company’s money and IT function are on the line, and making the wrong decision can have significant repercussions. Before hiring a consultant, it’s...

A Rewarding Evening at The Ireland Funds’ 38th Annual Boston Gala

At BridgeView IT, we support a of number of wonderful non-profits throughout the year. The Ireland Funds is one of those non-profits. Recently, I had the privilege of attending their 38th Annual Boston Gala, which is typically one of their largest events on the calendar. The event was a fun...

Presenting Your 2020 Denver Technology Salary Guide

The Denver technology industry evolves so quickly that it’s just plain difficult to keep up with changing compensation levels. After all, there are many factors to take into account. The unemployment rate is falling while the local population is growing. Contract labor is becoming more popular while talk of a...

Creating a Brighter Future with Colorado Non-Profit 4 The Children

Children are the future of not just the IT industry, but of the world. That’s why we recently jumped at the chance to spend two Karma Days with the non-profit organization 4 The Children. Established in 2017, this organization’s mission is “Protecting childhood today for strong families tomorrow.” As we...

Outside Magazine Names BridgeView IT a 2019 Best Place to Work

BridgeView IT, a leading technology consulting services and placement firm, has been named one of Outside Magazine’s 2019 Best Places to Work. This award recognizes 50 outstanding employers across a number of industries throughout the United States and is based heavily on direct feedback from employees. “BridgeView IT team members...

Reflecting on Our Anniversary: 14 Things We’ve Learned Over 14 Years

2005 sounds like it was such a long time ago, and yet the years seem to have flown by. We’ve met a lot of people and accomplished many things during that time. As we reflect on the last 14 years during our anniversary, we can’t help but think of all...

Helping Students Through Mock Interviews at Laradon School

Laradon School is far from a traditional institution, and it provided a volunteer experience unlike any other. Recently, three of us from BridgeView IT spent a day conducting mock interviews with their students, and we found ourselves participating in one of our most rewarding Karma Days yet. Opened in 1948,...

Talent Acquisition Strategies from Colorado’s Dynamic Talent Market Conference

What does Colorado’s talent market look like? How can organizations improve their employer brands? Is there a secret to managing relationships with candidates? These were just a few discussion points during another rewarding hrQ event that we had the pleasure of sponsoring. Concentrating on “Talent Acquisition Strategies in Colorado's Dynamic...

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10 Ways to Win the Fight for Happy at Work

Whether it is just the daily grind or a career that is less than your passion, workplace happiness doesn’t always flow naturally. The true masters of the workplace can find happiness amongst it all. So here are 10 easy tips for staying happy at work.

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Search Without Being Found

It is common to be employed while hunting for a new job, especially if you are looking to advance your career. Here are several strategies that you can use to avoid alerting your boss or other people in the department:

Career Advice, Insights

An Effective Elevator Speech Opens the Doors to New Career Opportunities

When you are looking for a new job, networking is a critical step to help you connect with other people in the industry. You’ve probably heard the saying that you only get a single opportunity to make a good first impression, and networking with an effective elevator speech can make-or-break your job hunting efforts.

Career Advice, Insights

Your Resume has these 4 Must-Haves, Right?

Modern technology has made it easier to apply to many jobs without much effort, which means that employers and recruiters are inundated with resumes when a job opening is posted. If you want the job, then you need to make sure that your resume outshines the rest.

Career Advice, Insights

Quitting Your Job? 5 Considerations Before Deciding

Are you frustrated with your job and you are ready to make a career change?...

Career Advice

The 5 Questions To Ask In A Job Interview

When you ask questions at the close of your job interview you show the interviewer you were listening. You convey your interest in the company and showcase what a good fit to the team you would be. Your questions garner insight into how you would fit into a specific role and where you would devote your energy. Questions are critical to the success of your interview.

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You Said What? 7 Things to Never Say During a Job Interview

One sentence. That’s all it takes to derail your chances at the dream job you’ve been pining after for months – maybe even years. Employers focus on why they should hire you, but they’re also looking for reasons not to hire you. Read on to find out seven things you need to keep in the vault while interviewing.

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