Achieve Your Goals with The Squires Group

When you’re seeking out new job opportunities, ensuring your next position elevates your career is a popular goal. Unfortunately, identifying vacancies that make that a possibility is often surprisingly tricky. Plus, job searches and hiring processes can be challenging to navigate, and that can leave you unsure about whether you’ll do well once you find… Read more »


Best Practices for Onboarding New Hires: From Orientation to Integration

Best Practices for Onboarding New Hires: From Orientation to Integration

The new hire onboarding process plays a big role in whether an incoming employee ultimately succeeds. By having a robust process in place, you’re ensuring that new hires have all the critical information they require. Plus, it helps your company gather what it needs to bring the employee onto your payroll, ensuring full compliance with… Read more »


DevOps Interview Prep

DevOps Interview Prep

If you’re a DevOps professional looking for a new job, participating in interviews is an unavoidable part of the process. Whether you’re a seasoned professional or just launching your career, interviewing can be equal parts exciting and nerve-wracking. Fortunately, with effective preparation, you can experience more of the former and less of the latter. Here… Read more »


Managing Stress and Burnout in a Fast-Paced Work Environment

Managing Stress and Burnout in a Fast-Paced Work Environment

Working in a fast-paced environment can be invigorating, as there’s never a dull moment. However, these environments also have a tendency to become stressful, and without properly managing that stress, it’s easy to end up burned out. Mental, emotional, and physical fatigue can come with continuously having to push yourself to meet demands or expectations.… Read more »


Breaking Down the Pros and Cons of Remote Work

Breaking Down the Pros and Cons of Remote Work

During the pandemic, remote work didn’t just become more commonplace; it was an outright necessity for maintaining operations. In the years since, many professionals have diligently tried to keep working remotely as part of their paradigm, and those who’ve yet to have a chance to try it often seek out such opportunities. However, like all… Read more »


The Power of Soft Skills: Proving You’re More Than Your Tech Stack

The Power of Soft Skills: Proving You’re More Than Your Tech Stack

As a tech professional, you know that your technical capabilities are a critical part of your career success. However, relying on your technical expertise alone may not help you advance as far as possible. Instead, your soft skills play a crucial role in that equation, so ensuring they are exceptional is often a must. While… Read more »


5 Questions to Ask Your Potential Employer During a Job Interview

Usually, the last question candidates face when interviewing for an open position is, “Do you have any questions for me?” While it may seem like saying “no” is a smart move, effectively demonstrating that you paid attention and feel well-informed, it isn’t the best choice. Instead, by asking intelligent questions, you come across as more… Read more »


Don’t Panic! Here’s What You Should Do If You Make a Mistake at Work

Everyone makes mistakes, even at work; that’s just a simple fact. When it’s a minor mishap, you may be able to handle everything without anyone being the wiser. However, some missteps are far more serious, potentially leading to legal troubles for your company, safety issues for you or others, significant financial losses, or near-irreparable damage… Read more »


Are You Looking in the Right Places to Recruit New Employees?

Recruiting talent is increasingly difficult in the current landscape. Companies are having to compete for top candidates, making it harder to secure the new hires you need to thrive. Additionally, retention is increasingly problematic for many businesses, particularly as competition for skilled professionals drives salaries up and boosts benefits packages at competitors. Fortunately, you can… Read more »


What Should You Consider Updating on Your Resume?

When you’re trying to land a new job, it’s wise to update your resume before every submission to align it with the position. While that’s common advice, many professionals aren’t sure precisely what they need to change. As a result, they may overlook critical adjustments or forgo making any updates, harming their chances of landing… Read more »