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5 reasons why you should find a leader that empowers you

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    Marco Pincho | Founder of Sprint CV   Ever since I’ve started my career in tech, I’ve had the pleasure to work with incredible professionals, and some of them became my friends and mentors over the years. I’ve discovered, at an early stage, the importance of having great people working alongside me, especially when it comes to managers, to boost my career. So, this is one of my biggest career advice: find a …

Contractor vs Employee in IT. The differences between an independent contractor and a permanent employee.

Independent contractor or permanent employee – which one is best for tech pros?

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When it comes to tech careers there is often the dilemma: Independent contractor vs permanent employee. Like all things in life, both situations have their pros and cons but. Bottom line, it all comes down to what you value the most. This article will walk you through both options and, hopefully, help you make the best decision for your career. There is a very high demand for IT professionals almost everywhere, especially for developers (Java, …

Free Optimized Europass CV for IT Professionals

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“My project was canceled”, “my company is in layoff”, “I was forced to take holidays” – hearing this is becoming more and more common nowadays right? In times of crisis, it’s important that you expect the best, but are prepared for the worst scenario. It’s essential that you have your CV updated and ready to share in case you want to grab a better opportunity at any time if needed. This said, we have developed …

Should salary ranges be displayed in job ads? - Sprint CV

Should salary ranges be displayed in job ads?

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Before we start, let us tell you: there is no right or wrong answer. There are, yes, pros and cons of displaying salary ranges in job ads. Salary is a big factor to take into account when someone considers a change in their career. It should meet their expectations and perceived as fair. During our IT recruitment experience, we’ve seen that salary can be a huge block point. Also, it can be the main reason …

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Anonymizing CVs – How to do it efficiently in the IT Industry

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Anonymize CV is a daily task for IT Staffing and IT Outsourcing companies. But, why do they anonymize their consultants and candidates’ CVs? To protect the business Contacts are valuable for every business and it’s not an exception for the IT industry. When you are proposing candidates profiles, it is essential that you guarantee they are hired through you. Sharing unnecessary information can be dangerous for your business and, at the end of the day, …

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The value of a branded CV template in IT outsourcing

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The IT market is booming and the need to attract the best talent is a top priority for outsourcing companies. The shortage in the number of IT professionals, alongside the need to close the deal as fast as possible, often translates into shortcuts in the hiring process, like skipping a branded CV template. So, to make your company noticed by prospective clients, we can all agree that there is one aspect that determines the chances …

How to structure a good CV for the IT industry - Sprint CV article

How to structure a good IT CV?

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We all know how vital a CV is. Since it’s the “first impression” and the first point of contact with the prospective employer, you should be very careful about how it is presented. Bottom line, it represents you. Standing out in the IT industry can be daunting, specially because there are tons of highly-skilled IT professionals. What seems to be a difficult and confusing thing to do could be done easily if you only know …

ITEC ITS14 European Parliament Framework Contact for IT Services

ITEC/ITS14: European Parliament Framework Contract for IT services

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On the 3rd of April of 2014, Directorate-General for Innovation and Technological Support (ITEC) launched an invitation letter for all market participants to bid on a new framework contract called ITEC/ITS14. ITEC/ITS14 is a 383 million Euro framework contract launched by the European Parliament for IT services acquisition across many sites in Europe like Brussels, Luxembourg, Strasbourg, Cologne, and Lisbon. It was awarded on the last 11th of April 2015. The ITS14 framework contract has a planned duration of 60 …

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in IT recruitment - a guide

Is IT recruitment GDPR compliant?

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The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on 25th May 2018. Every organization that collects and processes personal data of EU citizens and residents must comply with the new regulation approved by the European Parliament. The goal of GDPR is to reinforce people’s rights to their privacy and personal data protection. Ensuring GDPR compliance within the whole organization can be a strenuous task for any organization, especially for IT recruitment departments, whose core …

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When should an IT professional update his CV?

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Today’s reality… An unprecedented growth in the IT industry brought a high demand for IT professionals. Every day, there are so many jobs offers sent to the mailboxes and LinkedIn accounts of IT professionals, that forces each IT professional to have an updated CV always ready. When should an IT professional review his CV? Whether you are ready to apply for a new job or not, reviewing your CV regularly, to reflect the progression of …