Tag: IT Staffing

Resource 1 Supports Local Education Foundation to Bring Robotics to Kids

by Resource1 on November 7, 2017


Resource 1, a leading IT consulting firm in the Chicagoland area, is proud to announce their partnership with the Oak Park Education Foundation (OPEF). The OPEF is a privately funded nonprofit organization that brings educational programs, including VEX Robotics, to students in the K-8 range. They provided a wide variety of STEM programming, while also […]


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What Should You Be Looking for in an IT Staffing Partner?

by Anastasia C. Valentine on February 9, 2017


  Executive leaders, especially those in the IT function, are confronted daily by the challenges that arise from the rapidly evolving landscape of technology and enterprise-level digitalization. It’s a trend that leads to increased concern regarding cybersecurity, compliance, and privacy. These vulnerabilities are heightened when companies choose to leverage the advantages of open source technology […]


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Why You Can’t Ignore the IT Market in Chicago

by Anastasia C. Valentine on June 4, 2015


  Chicago has long been a hub for innovation and creating technology that is cutting edge. Major companies like Boeing, Motorola, Google, GrubHub and Groupon along with start-up organizations have made Chicago a true pacesetter in the world of information technology. Yet when people look for hot beds of IT innovation, their compass typically points […]


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The 4 Fastest Growing Technology Trends for 2014

by James P. Gardner on April 30, 2014


The immense expansion of technology is not just limited to its own industry anymore. Technology has become an integral part to how every organization operates and its individual departments are dependent upon it. For example, marketing relies heavily on consumer and client data and the ability to capture and analyze information in order to communicate […]


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IT Recruiting Before the Internet

by Anastasia C. Valentine on July 17, 2013


It’s hard to envision a time before the Internet, before it was possible to upload your resume with an easy, fast, and cost-effective ‘point and click’. Rewind the clock 20 years or so, and it’s unfathomable to imagine how businesses operated before the ubiquity of the Internet. My first real job out of college was […]


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Baby Boomers, Generation ‘X’ and Generation ‘Y’ in the Workplace: A Melting Pot of Expertise

by Gary R. Moore on July 11, 2013


Today’s workplace is more diverse than ever, as most corporations’ demographic spans across multiple generations. The dynamic that exists amongst this diversity is both fascinating and challenging. This historical coexistence is unprecedented in the workplace, resulting in a sort of corporate melting pot of beliefs, cultures, and work ethic. How do so many different generations […]


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