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What Are the Biggest Issues Facing IT Today?

As technology becomes ever more present in the workplace, IT has become increasingly complex to manage. Emerging technologies, security concerns and talent gaps create challenges for businesses in nearly every sector. Plus, the sheer volume of data, ranging from structured to unstructured, has made the world of analytics more cumbersome, particularly when the goal is… Read more »

AI Won’t Solve All of Recruiting’s Problems

There’s no doubt that AI is making waves in nearly every industry. From a recruiting perspective, many hoped that technology would make locating skilled candidates easier, or at least ease some of the burdens associated with screening job candidates. While AI is a powerful tool, it isn’t capable of solving all of recruiting’s problems today,… Read more »

3 Types of Candidates You Should’ve Hired, But Did Not

When hiring managers are assessing candidates, the most common approach involves focusing on those with the right combination of skills and experience. While this can be effective, it does mean you may incidentally eliminate some great job seekers who have the potential to become outstanding employees. By focusing solely on skills and experience, candidates are… Read more »

Tips for Putting Together an Analytics Team That Delivers Results

When it comes to differentiating your company from your competitors, data analytics is a powerful tool in your arsenal. It provides you with insights into what your customers want from your products or services, emerging trends and market fluctuations that aren’t fully realized. However, to get the most out of data analytics, you need a… Read more »

Accounting Trends to Keep an Eye on in 2018

The days of manual bookkeeping are largely behind us. While being proficient with a 10-key is still valuable, existing and emerging technologies are changing the face of the accounting world faster than ever before. With all the changes, both recent and on the horizon, it can be challenging to determine which accounting trends deserve your… Read more »

The Squires Group Expands its Footprint in the Accounting and Finance Staffing Business in the Annapolis Area

ANNAPOLIS, MD, May 30, 2018 – The Squires Group, Inc. (TSGi) announced today that their Accounting and Finance Team has been making strong inroads delivering solid talent to large and mid-sized commercial firms to meet their critical staffing needs. In the past three months, TSGi has been supporting three of the top five non-government companies… Read more »

Tax Season is Over – Is It Time to Make the Move From Public Accounting to Corporate Accounting?

Now that tax season is in the proverbial rearview mirror; many public accountants begin to consider making a move, including finding a position in corporate accounting. The seasonal nature of public accounting can make it less than ideal for some professionals, particularly when tax seasons lead to significant increases in workloads, which can be overwhelming… Read more »

How to Put Together a Strong Cybersecurity Team

Having an effective approach to cybersecurity goes well beyond the technologies and tool-sets at your disposal; it also means having a strong team in place to manage the demands of the job. Pulling together a capable cybersecurity team requires more than focusing on technical expertise, but also a range of soft skills that will ensure… Read more »

IT Career Trends You Should Know About

The world of IT is ever-evolving. By staying aware of emerging career trends, you can position yourself to take advantage of rising opportunities while ensuring you avoid potential pitfalls. If you are wondering which IT career trends deserve your attention, here are a few that should be on your radar. A Focus on Leadership Skills… Read more »

In a World of Automation, It’s Important to Keep Your IT Skills Relevant

While automation was once only a threat to people working in certain manual labor jobs, it is now making its way into nearly every field, including IT. As a tech professional, it’s imperative that you keep your skills relevant, especially as more companies begin to rely on options like artificial intelligence to complete tasks that… Read more »