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  • How to write a resume to make a dynamic first impression

    Creating an effective resume can be difficult. What font should you use? Is all your work history relevant? Should you list references or note that they’re available upon request? Every job seeker, at some point in his or her career, has wondered how to write a resume that stands out from the crow...

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  • Part 1: Eradicate these bad habits from the role of product owner

    As team leaders, we should always assume positive intent; however, I’ve recently encountered some terrible examples of product ownership run wild. And it started me thinking about the following: How fundamentally important the role of product owner is not only in Scrum, but also in agile teams. I...

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  • Top IT trends in managed services for 2020

    We’ve been keeping a close eye on the top IT trends in managed services for 2020 because big changes are coming.  Vaco’s team of managed services experts place these trending issues at the top of their lists for 2020. Integrating artificial intelligence (AI) and automation Improving cybersecuri...

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  • How to ensure your new hire has a positive first day

    Having a new hire join your team can be a weight lifted off your shoulders. No more reading resumes or scheduling job interviews to keep you up at night while you balance your other workload. Even though the offer is signed, the start date is set, and you’ve been using the transition time to prepa...

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  • 5 strategic tips for accounting and finance recruiting

    Start the new year off on the right note by taking Vaco’s advice on the top five strategic talent solutions for the accounting and finance industry. Thanks to a strong economy, 2020 is shaping up to be a busy year! Are you ready? Whether your company is acquiring a competitor, preparing to go publ...

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  • Assume Positive Intent

    “The team just doesn’t have a sense of urgency.” Have you ever uttered those words? Or felt the frustration from this preconceived notion? Have you ever wondered why your teams aren’t performing to your expectations? You question whether they just lack passion or simply don...

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