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4 Things Millennials Want in Their Career

by Anastasia C. Valentine on May 8, 2018

 

Over the past few years, many companies have made changes to their workplace in order to attract and retain talent within the Millennial generation. According to PEW Research, Millennials comprise the largest generation in the United States and by 2020 “nearly half of the working population will be composed of Millennials.” Along with their sheer […]

 

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Resource 1 Sponsors a Successful OPEF 2018 Battle of the Bots

by Resource1 on April 26, 2018

 

Resource 1, a leading IT consulting firm in the Chicagoland area, was a platinum sponsor for the Oak Park Education Foundation (OPEF) 2018 Battle of the Bots that took place on Saturday, March 3rd. In addition to maintaining their partnership with the OPEF, Resource 1 provided judges to ensure this all-day event encouraging STEM education […]

 

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Resource 1 Wins First Place at Staffing Industry Analysts Hackathon for the Second Year

by Resource1 on April 24, 2018

 

Resource 1, a premier IT staffing firm, is excited to announce their second Staffing Industry Analysts Hackathon win at the 2018 Executive Forum. Collaborating with other staffing industry leaders (known as Team Lion), Anastasia Valentine, Executive Vice President and Managing Director at Resource 1, participated in this event and won first place for crafting a […]

 

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How the STEM Shortage Could Impact Your Company

by Anastasia C. Valentine on February 16, 2018

 

Over the years there have been many arguments regarding whether a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) shortage exists. The Bureau of Labor Statistics comments that the answer to that argument depends on which employment sector you are focused on. While there appears to be a surplus of STEM talent in some fields, others, such as software […]

 

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Preparing for the Top Technology Skills of 2018

by James A. Loizzi on February 16, 2018

 

With a new year comes new trends, job opportunities, and chances to grow and improve. In the 2018 Spiceworks IT career outlook survey of over two thousand IT professionals, 32 percent of respondents expect to look for or start a new IT job in 2018. Although many of these professionals are seeking a better salary, 70 percent […]

 

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“Building Homes and Lives in the Dominican Republic” -Featuring Resource 1 Team Member, Kristen Long

by Resource1 on December 20, 2017

 

Driven by strong philanthropic values, Resource 1 regularly encourages its team members to get involved in their communities. Recently, Account Executive Kristen Long had an eye-opening experience during her mission trip to the Dominican Republic. The trip was part of a church program that not only helps locals build new homes, but also allows the […]

 

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