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There Are Many Organizations That Still Don’t Understand Cybersecurity

A shocking number of companies have not dedicated the time and resources necessary to manage cybersecurity concerns. If you are an IT security professional, this can be particularly frustrating, especially if you are tasked with keeping systems safe. Luckily, there are things you can do to inform your employer of the importance of cybersecurity, ensuring… Read more »

The 2018 Squires Way All–In Award

Congratulations to Sandi Rewers and Ed Kennedy for winning The 2018 Squires Way All–In Award. The All-In Award was created in 2018 by Eric Galasso, President of TSGi, to recognize our staff members who excel at demonstrating the Seven Principles of Building Great, The Squires Way. At the beginning of 2018, our infrastructure team members… Read more »

Lara Joy joins the DCOAUG Board in the role of Outreach/Social Media Coordinator

Congratulations to Lara Joy, Senior Resource Manager at The Squires Group, Inc. (TSGi), for being elected to the DC Oracle Applications User Group (DCOAUG). DCOAUG is a regional group whose mission is to provide users with a forum for sharing information and experiences on the selection, implementation, and effective use of Oracle applications. TSGi was… Read more »

Learn About Some of the Highest-Paying IT Skills That Don’t Require Certifications

Certifications are often touted for the ability to help IT professionals land higher-paying positions. While they can certainly augment your resume, not every IT skill has to be supported by a certification in order for you to secure a lucrative role. In some cases, companies are willing to pay a premium if you bring the… Read more »

How Accountants Can Avoid Burnout During This Busy Time of Year

Tax season is in full swing. It is an incredibly busy time for accountants, leading to a more hectic work environment, increased workloads, and additional stress. Burnout during this time of year can be a real risk. After all, you can only work so many extended workweeks and long shifts before the extra effort begins… Read more »

Learn About the Top Finance Trends of 2019

The digital transformation movement has impacted nearly every industry in the country, including finance. Not only has technology increased the efficiency and capabilities of many financial companies, it has also fundamentally changed how organizations interact with clients and manage customer relationships. Technology is ever-changing, so understanding how the financial industry will shift in 2019 is… Read more »

Did You Know You Should Consider Removing ‘Bachelor’s Degree’ From Your Job Requirements?

Today, it seems like nearly every job has at least a bachelor’s degree as a requirement, even if the position doesn’t technically require college-level skills. While many hiring managers believe that seeking out college graduates will increase the caliber of the applicants, making it easier to find top talent, that isn’t necessarily the case. In… Read more »

What to Do During the Federal Shutdown

The longest federal shutdown in history ended on January 25, 2019. It lasted a full 35 days, and many government employees did not report to work during the entire period. Plus, when the government reopened, it was initially only for a short period. This created a lot of uncertainty as another possible shutdown – which… Read more »

What Managers Should Look for When Interviewing Candidates

When you need to find top talent for your vacant positions, you often need to look beyond the job seeker’s hard skills. While technical prowess is essential, there are other attributes that are as important, especially if you are looking for a professional with long-term potential who will fit into your culture. Finding the ideal… Read more »

The Squires Group, Inc. Wins Both the 2019 Client and Talent Best of Staffing® Awards from ClearlyRated

ANNAPOLIS, MD, February 7, 2019 – The Squires Group, Inc. (TSGi) announced today that they have won ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing® Client and Talent Awards for providing superior service to their clients and placed talent. Presented in partnership with CareerBuilder, ClearlyRated’s Best of Staffing winners have proven to be industry leaders in service quality based… Read more »