Observations on the IT Job Market:

data center


April 17, 2009  6:37 AM

Please rate our interview process on a scale one to five



Posted by: MarkHolt
data center, Data Center Jobs, interviewer questions, job application treatment, job survey, Office Space

    “Revenge is wicked, and unchristian and in every way unbecoming...(But it is powerful sweet, anyway)"

April 5, 2009  1:54 PM

Running your IT job search like a business project



Posted by: MarkHolt
data center, Data Center Jobs, IT Job Market, job search, job searching, manage job searches

Here’s a breakout idea. Stop meandering through the employment universe pinging off Monster and veering into random sites. Gather up loose ends, get a clean sheet of paper and Start a Project. I don't mean the usual untamed IT monster spawning more and more projects like a Möbius...


March 23, 2009  2:14 AM

Riding the Waves of Change with my Crewmates



Posted by: MarkHolt
contractor wages, data center, Data Center Jobs

I'm doing some contract work now - no more hanging out with the dog and the TV remote. Nice to be on the job, but working with this crew feels a little like signing on to a whaling ship. We're all thrown together from the four corners of the globe for a few months; then we disband and look for...


March 20, 2009  5:44 PM

Recruiters circle like vultures to fill last three open IT jobs in America



Posted by: MarkHolt
data center, Data Center Jobs

Weird really, how I see the same pattern in my job search. A company posts an open position through their own system or online, and within minutes I start getting emails and calls from recruiters. Well, not really recruiters more like contractors, or those guys who used to troll through the...


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