Category: IT Hiring

The State of the IT Industry

by Resource 1 on September 6, 2023


The world of technology is constantly advancing, with new innovations emerging every day. As new technologies are introduced, the IT industry quickly adapts to incorporate them into the digital landscape. To remain competitive in this dynamic market, IT professionals and hiring teams must stay up to date with these developing trends. In today’s business landscape, […]


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Resource 1:1 with Alyssa Visage

by Resource 1 on July 20, 2023


We’re thrilled to introduce Alyssa Visage, Account Manager at Resource 1. Read all about her life, interests, and favorite parts of work.


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Recession-Proofing Your Career as an IT Contractor

by James P. Gardner on December 13, 2022


High-profile layoffs, particularly in the technology field, have been hitting headlines since the summer. Twitter, Meta, Amazon, and HP all contributed to the reported 9,587 U.S. job cuts in October, according to Bloomberg—which was followed by a slightly increased IT unemployment rate of 2.3% reported in November. However, LinkedIn CEO, Ryan Roslansky, told Bloomberg that […]


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Emotional Intelligence: The Secret Ingredient to a Thriving Workplace

by Resource 1 on August 30, 2022


Daniel Goleman published his best-selling book Emotional Intelligence in the mid-90s, and wrote a Harvard Business Review article a decade later, which is still listed as a top HBR article today, entitled, “What Makes a Leader?” In the article, he describes the five main components of emotional intelligence: self-awareness, self-regulation, motivation, empathy, and social skill. […]


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How Leaders Can Boost Representation of Women in Technology

by Anastasia C. Valentine on July 26, 2022


The first woman and person of color, Arati Prabhakar, has been nominated to Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy. It is a historic and triumphant nomination, giving women in the technology field another role model and example of female representation in the space. It is a much needed announcement, considering […]


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