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

How to structure a good IT CV?

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 …

ITEC ITS14 European Parliament Framework Contact for IT Services

ITEC/ITS14: European Parliament Framework Contract for IT services

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 …

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

Is IT recruitment GDPR compliant?

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 …

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When should an IT professional update his CV?

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 …

IT consultants and IT recruiters should collaborate more - An IT CV Generator tool is a solution - Sprint CV

IT Consultants vs IT Recruiters… Why fight when you can collaborate

Today’s reality… How often do you open LinkedIn and observe extremist posts of  IT consultants and recruiters complaining about each other? In one side, you have consultants complaining about the lack of feedback from recruiters and on the other side, you have recruiters complaining about the lack of collaboration and engagement from consultants. Obviously, the world is far from perfect, …

DIGIT-TM CV: The hidden cost

DIGIT-TM framework contract DIGIT-TM is a 1 Billion Euro contract from the European Commission for IT services across Europe, which was awarded on the 21st of July 2018. DIGIT-TM intends to subcontract around 2.000 Information Technology professionals during its 4 years life cycle. All those professionals will need to use a specific Curriculum Vitae template imposed by the rules of the framework contract called …

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CV Generator: The solution for the CV problem in IT recruitment

The growth of Outsourcing in IT In the last decades, big clients (such as banks and telecom operators) started to outsource and/or externalize many parts of their business in order reduce their fixed costs and show better results to their shareholders. The outsourced areas of their companies included their IT departments. Due to the externalization of IT in big clients, …