Author: Andrew Hermann

What Does Portland’s Technology Skills Shortage Mean for Your Career?

15-Second Overview: There’s a distinct technology skills shortage in Portland affecting IT careers of every kind Companies are adapting their hiring strategies and roles to secure the talent they need Tech pros must adapt accordingly, and that often includes seeking out consulting roles   IT roles have drastically outnumbered the qualified tech pros who can fill them for so long that it’s become an easy subject to tune out. Yes, Portland’s technology skills shortage means more opportunity for professionals such as yourself, but progressing your career within this climate is much more complex than that. To thrive in today’s new […]

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How Do You Manage Your Gig Economy Tech Career?

15-Second Overview: There’s a new hiring landscape that affects technology professionals everywhere Tech pros who wish to thrive in a new era must adapt to today’s new environment It takes a strong network and hot skill set to achieve continued success in a gig economy   The rapid evolution of technology has changed the world as we know it, including the way we work. The birth and prevalence of the gig economy means today’s careers are different than they were just a few years ago, so much so that Forbes calls the 2018 career landscape a new marketplace entirely. Your […]

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How Your Company Can Prepare for the New Talent Economy

15-Second Overview: The Wall Street Journal recently discussed the importance of preparing for future workforces These important points require expansion and adoption by the c-suite and management for true success A proven strategy for connecting all the dots is the Staffing Lifecycle Management framework   Earlier this year, The Wall Street Journal published an article containing a high-level view of how an organization can prepare for the workforces of the future. While it makes some excellent points, the mentality of creating a hiring roadmap adapted to the new Talent Economy is something that requires deeper consideration and holistic strategy.   […]

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