Graduate_man

Job hunting tips from someone who just did it…and is now a recruiter

happy graduate

I graduated from the University of Georgia in May 2020. And finding a job during a pandemic was tough. But, now working as a recruiter, I’ve been able to pick up some helpful job hunting tips along the way. Here are some things that I wish I had been told when I was first looking for a job. Read more

How to win at the interview game

Football catch

I like football. And even though I grew up listening to my Dad give his commentary on whatever game was playing on any given late Sunday afternoon when I was growing up, there’s still a lot about the game that I don’t understand.

The one game I always know a lot about is the Super Bowl. Before the big game, I review the starting line-ups of both teams, look at their records and prepare a mental list of random facts about the QB. Why? Well, it’s a forgone conclusion that I will almost always attend or host a Super Bowl gathering (sans 2020) and it’s fun to talk trash with people who really love football! Read more

Mikayla Weiner

Let’s meet Recruiting Manager, Mikayla Weiner

 

Mikayla Weiner

We want you to get to know the members of Team Synergis who help put people to work. So this month, we sat down with Mikayla Weiner, who works from our office in San Francisco as a Recruiting Manager. Read more

How relationship-based recruiting impacts candidates

relationship-building

The IT recruiting industry has changed significantly over my 20 years in the business. But building and maintaining relationships with my candidates and consultants remains the most important aspect of my role as a recruiter. Read more

Scrum team

Do I really need an Agile Coach or Scrum Master?

scrum team

I’ve been with Synergis IT for around three years and recruiting for Project Management is my bread and butter. And I work with a lot of Agile and Scrum experts. The question I hear organizations asking is: Do I really need a Scrum Master or an Agile Coach? Read more