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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 »

Should You Relocate for a Job?

While it would be great if your perfect job was right around the corner from your house, that isn’t always how it plays out. Sometimes, you may feel like you have to look for opportunities in a different city or state to find what you want, and that means being open to relocating. However, it’s… Read more »

Tips for Hiring the Right Java Developer

In today’s highly competitive hiring landscape, finding the right Java developer may feel like a challenge. However, it is critical to secure top talent for these jobs, particularly since these professionals play such a vital role in a company’s success. Luckily, there are certain hallmarks that separate high-quality Java developers from the pack. If you… Read more »

Learn About the Most In-Demand Tech Jobs for 2019

With the IT labor market remaining tight, job seekers have a lot of power. However, candidates with the skills to work in some of the most in-demand tech jobs are especially well positioned. Often, they can command high salaries, access strong benefits packages, and even secure a few perks to make their job offer sweeter.… Read more »

Important Skills Needed to be a Data Architect

Big data has changed the business landscape in many ways. Companies need to make the most of their structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data, and the handling of that kind of information can be incredibly complex. Data architects, as a result, are increasingly in demand. Their skills allow organizations to manage various kinds of data, ensuring… Read more »

Helpful Tips to Advance Your Career in Finance

Unless you have retirement in your sights, you would probably like to further your career in finance. While gaining experience on the job is beneficial, there are additional steps you can take to increase your odds of finding opportunities that can help you move forward. If you want to advance your career in finance, here… Read more »