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Career progression: Your next step is only a soft skill away

Posted by David Brown, EVP, Veredus, a Hays company, on Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016

Hays Blog: Soft skills to get your next jobAlthough there is a high demand of IT professionals, employers are not willing to settle for less experience or fewer skills.

It’s no longer enough to only have the technical experience for the job, soft skills are increasingly moving from “nice-to-have” to required when hiring new employees.


Professional development is not just a tool to progress - you need it to stay afloat

Posted by David Brown, EVP, Veredus, a Hays company, on Friday, Oct 14, 2016

Hays Blog: Where do you need to invest in professional development?IT skills in high demand but it’s an area where new technologies and updates don’t to stop developing. You may have the skills your next employer wants but are you showing the initiative to continue learning and keeping up to date with those skills or obtaining new ones? If not, you need to start.


Advance your career with 3 tips from VPs of Construction

Posted by James Hawley, Hays EVP, on Tuesday, Oct 4, 2016

Hays Blog: 3 tips to advance your construction careerWhat’s the most important skillset at each stage of your career? Are you ready to move to the next stage of your career, but not sure where to start?

We asked VPs in construction to give us insight on what helped them reach the top – and what they would do differently if they could go back.


Ace your next video interview

Posted by Dan Rodriguez, CEO, Veredus, a Hays company, on Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016

Hays Blog: 4 steps to video interviewing successVideo interviewing is becoming increasingly common, and it can be convenient for both hiring managers and job seekers to ensure they're a good match before going ahead with in-person interviews. However, it can have some unique challenges that you should prepare for.

How can you make the best impression?


3 ways to build the soft skills you need

Posted by David Brown, EVP, Veredus, a Hays company, on Tuesday, Sep 27, 2016

Hays Blog: Get the soft skills you needDespite a high demand for IT professionals employers are looking for candidates
that have more to offer than just IT skills.

If you are looking to move towards a leadership role your skills will have to extend past
technology and into the softer skills such as communications and planning. 

What can you do today to move in the right direction?


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