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Heading to a Tech Job Interview? 5 Smart Ways to Prepare

October 5, 2018

Before That Next Tech Job Interview…

Landing a job in the tech industry can be tricky to navigate. Before you head into any tech job interview, it’s important to be prepared so you can put your best foot forward. Here are five things to keep in mind before your interview that will help you land the tech job of your dreams.  

Update Your Online Presence

It’s important to be aware of your social media before you start interviewing for tech jobs, especially your LinkedIn profile….

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Here’s How to Avoid Making a Bad Hiring Decision

September 28, 2018

A recent survey found that nearly three in four employers admit to having hired the wrong person for a position. Have you ever experienced this costly mistake? Hiring the right people is critical for the success of any business, and yet, so many continue to make poor hiring decisions. So, why do we make poor hiring decisions in the first place, and how can we avoid doing so in the future?

First, you need to understand the true cost of hiring the wrong person….


How to Use the Kolbe A Index to Build Your Dream Team

September 17, 2018

The Kolbe A Index is an assessment that uncovers natural strengths and innate abilities. The most effective organizations around the world are using it to hire, retain, and organize highly effective teams. We sat down with Conative Behavior Specialist and Kolbe enthusiast, Brittany Tucker, to learn more about Kolbe and how businesses like yours can leverage the assessment to build your dream team.

First off, can you explain what the Kolbe A Index measures?…

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Project Based Consulting Vs Staff Augmentation: Which is Right For You?

September 11, 2018

When an organization needs to get a job done, they have two main options: staff augmentation or project based consulting. As technology and automation become more sophisticated and skills become more specialized, we’re seeing a slow and steady shift towards the latter. What are the implications of this change, and how can organizations make a choice that will generate the most value for their business?

In this blog post, we will explore this exciting shift and help organizations make an informed decision between talent augmentation and project based consulting….


Looking to Hire BuiltTech Talent? Read This First

August 24, 2018

“Big companies say “innovation, let’s do do that!” But they overlook how culture weighs into their ability to successfully innovate. The first thing corporate innovation teams do is build out cool office space and tell everyone to wear t-shirts to work–but that has nothing to do with innovation. To innovate, you need a passion for solving a problem.”        – K.P. Reddy, Founder at Shadow Ventures

It’s a good time to be in BuiltTech. Thanks to a recent construction boom, opportunities abound in the property and construction industries….


What’s Next for 3Ci? Behind-the-Scenes With President Rob MacLane

August 17, 2018

“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.” — Steve Jobs

Last month, we were thrilled to announce that 3Ci was acquired by MAU Workforce Solutions, an independent, family-owned company with more than 40 years of experience connecting qualified candidates to companies that need them. To give you a behind-the-scenes look at this big news, we sat down with 3Ci’s president, Rob MacLane….

So, Rob, tell us a bit about 3Ci’s recent acquisition.


Hiring Tech Talent? Look for These Soft Skills

August 9, 2018

“Technology without the larger context of the business and the environment in which it will be implemented is useless. You need to understand technology within the context of law, markets, privacy, and trust—and all other factors that influence its function.” – Ben Gaucherin, CIO at Harvard University

Business is evolving at the speed of tech, and if you want your organization to keep up, you’ll need a talented team of techies to help you get there….


Here’s How to Build a Winning Remote Tech Team

July 27, 2018

Unless you live under a rock, you know that there is a rapid shift happening in the world of work. Thanks to ever-evolving technology and the ability to conduct business online, telecommuting has gone from distant pipe dream to a modern-day reality. Employers are building teams of their dreams, drawing from a global pool of top talent.

Virtual work options are a natural fit for the tech industry, but building a remote tech team comes with its own unique challenges….


MAU WORKFORCE SOLUTIONS EXPANDS INTO GROWING IT STAFFING MARKET BY JOINING WITH ATLANTA-BASED 3CI

July 20, 2018

ATLANTA, GA (July 20, 2018) – Two of Georgia’s most established independently owned workforce solutions companies are coming together, which means increased opportunity for the world’s best employers and top workforce talent to gain access to one another.

MAU Workforce Solutions has acquired with 3Ci — extending its global reach by adding the Atlanta-based company’s expertise in the fast-growing technology sector.

Rob MacLane, President of 3Ci, said his team is excited about the possibilities this partnership presents as it opens up new geographic markets in the tech sector….

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Behind-the-Scenes of BuiltTech With Atlanta’s K.P. Reddy

July 13, 2018

Today, we’re taking you behind-the-scenes of an exciting, new(ish) opportunity to innovate. According to a 2016 report by Boston Consulting Group, “the construction industry has undergone no major disruptive changes and has been slow at technology development.” Thankfully, one serial entrepreneur and venture capitalist in Atlanta is working to change that.

Meet K.P.: The Godfather of Atlanta BuiltTech

K.P. Reddy, best-selling author of What You Know About Startups is Wrong, is a master of disruptive innovation….