MDI Group Selected as a Preferred Technology Staffing Vendor for Southern Company

Atlanta, GA – MDI Group, a national IT staffing and recruiting firm, is proud to announce their partnership with Southern Company, one of the largest energy providers in the United States. Based in Atlanta, Georgia, Southern Company is a gas and electric utility company that has an extensive Technology team to support their business. […]

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

Employee Spotlight: Behind the Scenes with Jackson Vaughan

At MDI, we work hard to create a nurturing culture and empowering employee experience. We know it’s the hard work and dedication of our people that makes us an Inavero Best of Staffing workplace and consistently deliver for our clients. It’s our goal to build a company people love. Want to know what that looks like behind the scenes? We recently caught up with Jackson Vaughan, Technical Recruiter at our Greenville location, and asked him what it’s like to work at MDI. […]

October 17th, 2017|Categories: Employee Spotlight|

The Impact of the IT Talent Shortage on Every Industry

There are few professions more ubiquitous to every industry than those in information technology. From healthcare to finance, manufacturing to the IT sector itself, the demand for technical talent is ever-growing. An accelerated pace of innovation in areas like mobility, big data, application development and cybersecurity is impacting every company, no matter their service or product. To remain competitive, compliant, and efficient, companies require IT talent that can take them to the next level. However, those professionals are in scarce supply. […]

October 10th, 2017|Categories: Trends|

Top 5 Retention Strategies for Your IT Workforce

Permanent IT employees are becoming increasingly confident in the state of the job market, quitting their current jobs to explore new opportunities at a rate 48% higher than the 10-year average. It’s a startling statistic for organizations whose permanent IT workforce is vital to their operations and business strategy. This movement of talent is made worse by a lack of loyalty in the growing Millennial generation; PWC reports that just 18% of them expect to stay with their current company for the long term. […]

October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Trends|

MDI Group: Proud Finalists for GWBC “Shark-Tank-Style” Pitch

Picture the most critical business project you’ve ever worked on. The hours of labor, the hundreds of documents, the countless cups of coffee that all came together to develop this […]

September 22nd, 2017|Categories: MDI News + PR|

How Soaring Demand Impacts Your Search for IT Talent

If you think it’s difficult to hire IT talent now, fast forward to 2024, when CompTIA predicts there will be 1.8 million unfilled IT jobs across the nation. But amidst soaring demand, the struggle to fill jobs has already begun. Consider these three eye-opening statistics about the current state of IT hiring: […]

September 19th, 2017|Categories: Trends|

The Perils of a Slow Hiring Process in the IT Market

2017 has so far proved to be notorious for drawn out hiring processes and subsequently frustrated candidates. Cross-industry data put the average time-to-hire at about 4 weeks, and in our experience, it’s not uncommon to see that number lengthen even more in the IT sector. […]

August 14th, 2017|Categories: Trends|

Exploring the Tech Scene in Atlanta

Home to the busiest airport in the world, Atlanta’s hub of activity isn’t limited to the airways. In fact, Glassdoor places Georgia’s capital at 24 in the list of top US cities for jobs, while Forbes claims that Atlanta is third out of five cities to become “tomorrow’s tech mecca,” ahead of Salt Lake City and Denver. Is it all just hype? Is Atlanta all it cracks up to be? […]

May 22nd, 2017|Categories: Atlanta, Career Advice|

Case Study – MDI Group’s Talent Development Program

MDI Group’s Talent Development Program Succeeds in Identifying, Developing & Deploying Key Talent

Client

A Phoenix-based health and wellness company dedicated to expanding their domestic operations and global markets. The client’s mission is to transform lives through delivering quality products and services that promote weight loss, energy, performance, healthy aging, and wealth creation. […]

May 16th, 2017|Categories: Case Studies|

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|