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What Does a Career in Recruiting Really Look Like?

The vast majority of recruiters usually admit they “fell into” a career in recruiting. It’s a rare individual who aspires to work in the staffing and recruiting field, but once they get a taste, it can be one of the most rewarding jobs they’ve ever had. At MDI Group, our recruiters are the very backbone of our business. We know that the hard work they put in everyday is the reason we’re able to achieve success. If you’re wondering what a career in recruiting really looks like, here’s a look behind the scenes. […]

May 9th, 2017|Categories: Career Advice|

MDI Group Appoints New CFO, Frank Turner

Atlanta, GA – MDI Group, a national IT staffing and recruiting firm, today announced that Frank Turner is taking over the role of Chief Financial Officer, replacing Rick Hayslip, who is retiring from the organization. Turner will be working closely with the senior management team to drive growth and profitability as the company continues to strategically position itself within the highly competitive IT staffing landscape. […]

April 28th, 2017|Categories: MDI News + PR|

MDI Group to Hold 2nd Annual Techs Got Talent Networking Celebration

ATLANTA, GA – MDI Group, a national IT staffing and recruiting firm, has planned its 2nd annual Techs Got Talent networking event and appreciation party for May 4th, 2017. Taking place at Vinyl in Atlanta, the free event will feature a night of bands comprised of tech professionals, karaoke, stand-up comedy, and the opportunity to connect with industry peers and organizations. […]

April 25th, 2017|Categories: Atlanta, MDI News + PR|

2017 Hiring Trends in Cybersecurity

It’s no secret that cybersecurity is the single largest challenge facing CIOs and tech leaders in 2017. With mass digitalization, exponential increases in big data volume, the growing popularity of the Internet of Things, and increasingly complex applications, security must not be an afterthought or a retrospective update. Across the nation, companies are scrambling to find top talent to secure their data and infrastructure, but finding the right professionals is problematic. Below, we explore several 2017 hiring trends in cybersecurity, with the hope that this insight will assist your search. […]

April 17th, 2017|Categories: Trends|

The Most Important Tech Skills of 2017

According to a survey of 500 IT professionals, 69 percent of tech pros search for new jobs because they want to advance their tech skills. This is an enlightening statistic, implying that organizations who are recruiting top tech talent should focus on selling the opportunity to learn new languages or tools, work with cutting edge technologies or collaborate on unique technical projects. […]

March 27th, 2017|Categories: Trends|

5 Favorite Cities for Tech Jobs

Regardless of where you call home, the tech industry remains a strong field in which to build a career. The Bureau of Labor Statistics pegs tech unemployment at just 2.9% nationwide, compared to the overall national rate of 4.7%. If you’re an IT professional, it’s likely your skills are in high demand. Organizations face increasing competition amidst swelling demand and rising salaries, especially as technology leaders focus on projects and initiatives in cybersecurity, big data, mobile and enterprise digitalization. […]

March 21st, 2017|Categories: Atlanta, Charlotte, Dallas, Fort Worth, Greenville, Phoenix, Trends|

MDI Group Appoints Rob Persiano to Chief Sales Officer

ATLANTA, GA – MDI Group, a national IT staffing and recruiting firm, today announced the appointment of Rob Persiano to the role of Chief Sales Officer. In this position, Persiano will be leading the strategy and execution for MDI Group’s sales, marketing and development divisions to position the organization for long term growth and success in the highly competitive IT staffing industry. […]

March 15th, 2017|Categories: MDI News + PR|

CONSULTANT SPOTLIGHT | Husband & Wife | Manoj & Supriya Katkum

At MDI Group, we’re all about people. We believe it’s more fun to work with a company when you get to know the faces behind the scenes. That’s why we take every opportunity to show off our team of awesome employees. Every month, our blog features one of our dedicated consultants so you can get the inside scoop on who you’re working with.
For a fun and unique entry this month, we’re featuring a wonderful MDI Group husband and wife team. Say hello to our March Consultants, Manoj and Supriya Katkum!

March 7th, 2017|Categories: Consultant Spotlights|

Reflections from the 2017 MDI Group Philanthropic Award Winner

For those of you who know me or who have stumbled upon my blogs before, you know that I work as a Client Manager for MDI Group, an IT staffing firm headquartered in the Atlanta area.  MDI Group has offices nationwide and has specialized in IT staffing for over 25 years.  Yes, we are awesome, but that’s not what I want to talk about on this post. Last week, MDI Group won Inavero’s 2017 Best of Staffing Client and Talent Awards for the 3rd year in a row! […]

March 2nd, 2017|Categories: MDI News + PR|

How to Find a Tech Recruiter That’s Worth Your Time

If you’re like most IT professionals, you’ve likely found that the tech job landscape has evolved. Although many IT skills are in hot demand, that does not help you if you cannot get connected with the right companies that need your specific talents. 68% of organizations say they have a hard time recruiting employees, and they are increasingly turning to staffing agencies and recruiting firms to fill their roles. […]

February 28th, 2017|Categories: Career Advice|