Should I Use a Headhunter to Find an IT Job?

Should I Use a Headhunter to Find an IT Job? Agile is a technical recruiting firm, and so we believe that most candidates will have greater success finding the right job working with us instead of on their own. We help skilled IT professionals earn better compensation, avoid common job ...

How to Become a Senior Software Engineer

How to Become a Senior Software Engineer If you are a junior developer or a mid-level professional, your goals likely include a higher salary, greater autonomy, and more input into application design. A software engineer typically progresses to increasing degrees of compensation, authority, and responsibility. Agile’s past article on choosing ...

Contract to Hire: Pros and Cons for Software Engineers

Contract-to-Hire Pros and Cons for Software Engineers Contract-to-hire is a type of position in which a candidate works for an employer on a contractual basis. There is a shared understanding that the employer will convert the candidate to a permanent employee at the end of the contract. These positions can ...

Hiring from a Coding Bootcamp in Atlanta

Hiring Candidates from a Coding Bootcamp in Atlanta Employers nationally, as well as in Georgia, face an increasingly competitive market for recruiting software developers. Coding bootcamps are part of the response to this need. A coding bootcamp is an accelerated training program focused on development skills. It's an alternative to ...

Agile’s Atlanta Headhunters Share Stats IT Job Seekers Should Know

Agile's Atlanta Headhunters Share Stats IT Job Seekers Should Know The right information can make all the difference, whether you want to negotiate a higher salary, steer your career into a leadership role, or weigh the value of contract opportunities with employers. Agile, the IT staffing company, shares the insights ...

Best IT Career Path for High Earnings

Best IT Career Path for High Earnings There are a variety of job opportunities in the IT field, from infrastructure and operations to support and project management. While work in each of these categories has offered above-average salaries over the past few years, one area currently provides the best IT ...

Time Management: Your Keys to Success

Time Management: Your Keys to Success 1 day = 24 hours =1,440 minutes =86,400 seconds. It seems like  plenty of time, but when we are thrown into the whirlwind of life, it barely feels like enough. There always seems to be just one more email, text or call that we ...

The 411 on Personality Problems in the Office

The 411 on Personality Problems in the Office Work environment is extremely important no matter what company you work for.  But in order to have a healthy work environment, the right people with the right attitudes must be a part of it.  Picture your current work environment.   Are all your ...

Mentors 101

Mentors 101 Finding a mentor in any fraction of your life can be beneficial, but the importance of a work mentor is one of the most rewarding experiences. What makes a mentor? A mentor doesn’t have to be the oldest person in the room; sometimes the youngest of people can ...

What’s Hotter Than Hot? The IT Industry!

What's Hotter Than Hot? The IT Industry Did you dream about wanting to be a doctor or surgeon when you were younger?  If so, take a second and think about your reasoning behind this; was it the rewarding feeling of helping people or simply the reward itself: money?  If you ...