The Power of “Re:” Lessons in Strategic Leadership

Leaders should always be evaluating the way things are done and looking for ways to do them better. When we were kids, we called it a “do over”; as serious adults, we need more syllables. Whether you call it reorganization, restructuring or realignment, changing the way you allocate resources and responsibilities is a necessary and valuable strategic tool leaders should use to move a business forward. In the staffing industry, restructuring is often done in a reactive way, not as a deliberate strategy. I am happy to share a few lessons learned from the experiences I’ve had taking a proactive approach to what is essentially an opportunity to reenergize an organization.

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Blink News – October 2014

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SPOTLIGHT

A Message from Our Owner

Ella Koscik, Chairperson and Owner of MDI Group, shares her outlook on our people, our community and good things to come in 2015.

 

FEATURE  

6 Emerging New IT Roles for 2015

New IT roles will become essential for IT departments to keep pace with the growing list of critical business projects they support.

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TechServe Conference – November 4, 2014

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Ella Koscik, Founder and Chairperson of the Board for MDI Group, will moderate the following panel at the TechServe Alliance Conference and Tradeshow in Boca Raton, FL:

Promoting from Within: Insights from Industry Experts

Tuesday, November 4, 2014
1 – 2 p.m. ET

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6 Emerging New IT Roles for 2015

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The rapid pace of technology change isn’t slowing. Neither is the demand for talented IT professionals to support advancements such as virtualization, the cloud, service management and a focus on information management and collaboration. However, these advancements are creating the need for new roles that will become essential for IT departments to keep pace with the growing list of critical business projects they support.

Here are six new IT roles for 2015 and advice on how to find talent to fill them. Read more

A Message from Our Owner

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As we gear up for the fourth quarter of the year, our business is in an excellent position to ride the wave into 2015. That is due to each of our employees and consultants putting forth tremendous effort every day to ensure that we continue to meet our clients’ needs in the best possible way. It is their continuous dedication to ensuring the success of MDI Group that drives our optimism as we move into the final stretch of 2014. Let me share some of the reasons why.

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MDI Group Supports Blessings in a Backpack

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MDI GroupDSC_0783 is a proud supporter of The Woodward Academy chapter of Blessings in a Backpack. Each year, MDI Corporate and Atlanta donate jars of peanut butter to fill the backpacks of students from Mount Olive Elementary School in East Point, Georgia. “Over 66,000 children in 583 schools and in 45 states are currently being fed by Blessings in a Backpack” and MDI Group is honored to support this local cause. Read more

MDI Group Announces New Executive Leadership Roles

Categories:News & Media Releases

Company Focuses Leadership on East and West Regions of the U.S. to Support Continued Growth and Client Development Opportunities 

September 4, 2014 (ATLANTA)MDI Group, a leading national IT workforce solutions services provider, announces two new executive leadership roles that bolster the leadership support structure of its seven national offices within the U.S. and poise the company for continued growth and expansion. Read more

Blink News – September 2014

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FEATURE 
 

MDI Group introduces a first-of-its-kind training program designed to meet the growing demand for Java Developers.

TECH FACT OF THE MONTH 
 

In September 1998, Larry Page and Sergey Brin started Google “to organize the world’s information and make it universally accessible and useful.” Do you know what their unofficial slogan was?

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IT Professionals Who Complete FastTrack’D Java Developer Training Guaranteed Employment

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MDI Group Introduces First of Its Kind Training Program in Georgia, Designed to Meet High Demand for Java Developers

August 19, 2014 (ATLANTA, GA) – Today MDI Group, a leading national IT staffing and recruiting services provider, announces the debut of FastTrack’D, the first Java developer training program of its kind in Georgia. This training program was designed to cultivate a mobility skillset for IT professionals in high demand. By introducing FastTrack’D to the Atlanta market, MDI Group is serving its clients’ needs and playing an instrumental role in positioning Atlanta as a global hub for mobile technology. Read more

Blink News – August 2014

FEATURE

Wanted: Industry Training for the Mobility IT Workforce

When it comes to mobility IT professionals, hiring managers value employer training more than undergraduate degrees or post-graduate skill certifications, according to a new study conducted by MDI Group in Atlanta.


TECH FACT OF THE MONTH

100+ Years Ago: First Telegram Circles the Globe

In August 1911, the first commercial telegram sent around the world traveled more than 28,000 miles and took 16.5 minutes (and 16 operators) to complete its journey. Can you guess who sent it and from where? Read more