Technical Integrity: Job Hunting

So, you want to be a manager?

The information below is shared with permission from and was provided as a reply to an “I want to be a manager” conversation by Elisa Hebert, Director of Project Management at Embolden. Embolden is a national digital communications group, providing … Continue reading

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OMG, how do I prove I can do this Rails job!?

Look, proving you’re a solid developer isn’t easy when you don’t have professional experience on your resume.  Many companies want you to PROVE it before they even talk to you, and then you have to be a culture fit too! … Continue reading

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Top 10 Interview Questions you Should Ask in Every Interview

As a job-search coach, I frequently mentor people on how they can best prepare for interviews. We practice using many of the top behavioral-based questions that an interviewer might ask, such as, “Tell me about a time when you…” or … Continue reading

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Honesty in your career search, and finding a better path forward. A candid conversation with Erika Napoletano.

It seems like every time you turn around, someone is lying to you about something. I just read about Gallup Polling being cut off from any future Federal contracts because they were overcharging the government and “indicating a lack of … Continue reading

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What is a good resume?

There are a couple things to remember when you are writing your resume: What are you trying to portray to the hiring manager? Ok, that was only one. I started trying to write a list and realized that this is … Continue reading

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Are you right for this position?

We often keep an eye out for jobs for friends and people who we come to be friends with while working on other jobs. We try to help them find the right job for them. We have a policy of … Continue reading

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Job Search Best Practices

Below are some thoughts on best practices surrounding your upcoming job search. You may already be doing some of this, some of it may be new- but i assure you- it’s time tested and it works. Change the way you … Continue reading

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Honest Advice for Job Seekers and Employers in a HOT Tech Sector

If you went to college, chances are you can find a job.  If you went to college and you know what you want to do, that certainly helps.  If you went to college, and you have at least an internship … Continue reading

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You really should work with people who you WANT to work with

*Note* This particular blog entry applies to both Job Seekers and Employers. It’s been an interesting week.  We have a lot of new business coming in through referrals and a lot of old clients that want to work with us.  … Continue reading

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