technology

22 02, 2019

Link Roundup: Company Culture, Diversity and Modernizing Your Biz

2019-02-22T11:42:39-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

In this week’s round of blogs, we’re covering company culture, diversity in the workplace and how to modernize your company technology. All things that affect the success of a business and keep it running smoothly and effectively. To dive in, check them out below! […]

13 07, 2018

Link Roundup: The Future of the Performance Review

2018-07-13T08:25:42-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week’s link roundup contains the ins and outs of employee performance. From a management standpoint, you will find tips on how to have the conversation about performance improvements with your employees and how to increase performance results. From an employer perspective, you will learn about some of the new performance review tactics that may be in your future thanks to technology! […]

19 01, 2018

Link Roundup: The Future of Work

2018-01-19T09:50:53-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This week we are talking all about the future of work. We have gathered links that examine how technology will shape the job market of the future. Also, we've included articles that should help the future of your work, and maybe finding a new job! Whether you're interested in hearing about how the workforce world is changing, or just finding out the best ways to find a new job, read on below! 5 Technology Trends That Will Make or Break Many Careers In 2018 There are certain trends that have far reaching effects across different aspects of our lives. Of [...]

20 03, 2017

When & Why to Use a Creative Resume

2017-03-20T09:49:00-04:00Categories: Resumes & Cover Letters|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Have you ever seen a resume that grabs your attention with a burst of color? Creative resumes are a great way to get noticed, however, you don’t want the wrong kind of attention. Dressing up your resume with colors and graphics can be a smart move, but only in certain situations. You have to be careful, because you risk distracting from your qualifications and achievements. Today we’ll be discussing when it is appropriate to use a more creative resume, and why you should (or shouldn’t!).  […]

20 02, 2017

How to Succeed in a Phone Interview

2017-02-20T10:23:36-04:00Categories: Acing the Interview, General Job Search Advice|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Initially, you may be happy that your interview is over the phone instead of in person. While you may only have to take a call for this form of interview, it’s more difficult to make a good impression. A phone interview is also typically used as a way to thin out the candidate pool before moving on to in person interviews. This makes it all the more important that you take the proper preparations before sitting down for the phone call. We’ll discuss the pros and cons of phone interviews, and then get into specific things you should do to prepare. [...]

14 11, 2016

5 TED Talks to Guarantee You Succeed

2016-11-14T16:42:53-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, How to Survive the '9-5', Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

At this point, most people have seen a TED Talk, or at least heard of what they are. TED is a non-profit that is dedicated to sharing ideas in the form of free video talks. These talks are usually no longer than 20 minutes (although there are exceptions) and make for easily digestible advice and/or inspiration. While there are TED talks in almost every possible topic area, today we are focusing on one: success. These 5 TED Talks will guarantee you become a smarter, more driven, and more motivated professional. […]

3 06, 2016

Link Roundup 6/3/16

2016-06-03T17:25:54-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , |2 Comments

Friday at last! Well, if you’re reading this the day it’s posted, that is. Every Friday from now on, we at Walrath Recruiting will be bringing you a weekly link roundup to gather a few of our favorite snippets from blogs, news, and websites. These links may contain helpful advice, a great new tool to use, or just an enjoyable read. This week we have a good mix of job hunting advice as well as some exciting content and analysis tools for businesses. So if any of those interest you, check out the links past the break. […]

2 06, 2016

Industry Spotlight: Accounting

2016-06-02T15:26:58-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

As recruiters, part of our job is making sure we’re proficient in knowing the trends of the industries in which we operate. Being familiar with these trends, whether you’re in or entering the workforce, can be extremely valuable. Keeping your ear to the ground will allow you to keep your accounting firm ahead of the trends, or demonstrate proficiency as a potential hire. There are multiple influencing factors in 2016, and we’ll start by looking at the most impactful: technology. […]