Insights by tag: "job seeking"
Posted on 23 March 2017 in Blog
If you are thinking about switching career paths in 2017, then you might want to have a look at the burgeoning cybersecurity market, where demand for skilled professionals far exceeds supply. Here we outline the strong growth in job opportunities and the most sought-after skills.
Software Engineers: How to tell if a software product vendor or a service-based Consultancy is right for you?
Posted on 30 November 2016 in Blog
If your role occupies a function within the ever-changing software development life-cycle, you’ll face a choice at some point in your career between two types of organisations - a software product vendor and a service-based consultancy. Here's a quick guide to both to help you choose which one is right for you.
Posted on 29 September 2016 in Blog
The interview process is often unnerving. However, being appropriately prepared goes a long way towards ensuring that you stand out from the others competing with you for the job. Here we outline a quick guide on how to prepare well for a successful job interview.
Posted on 01 July 2016 in Contractor Corner
Given the short time frame of many contracting jobs, we rarely pause to take stock of our existing skills to assess which ones are our strongest and which ones we need to develop in order to move up the career ladder. At Potentia, we believe continuous self-assessment will help you to take the next step in your career so we have put together some top tips to assist you.
Posted on 31 March 2016 in Contractor Corner
Contracting can be an incredible option to build and further a career – especially in a rapidly evolving landscape such as the technology paradigm. But as you pursue this enviable experience, it can be easy to overlook some fundamentals that will lead to negative experiences.