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What You Need to Know to Be Effective in Your Virtual Office

Not too long ago, when you heard someone talking about virtual office hours, it was likely they worked in academia. College professors have had virtual office hours set up before the pandemic as a way to assist students who were enrolled in distance learning along with those who possibly had work/schedule conflicts. An article from […]
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OpenArc Recognized by Clutch as a Top VR Development Firm in Pennsylvania

Today, more people are using AR and VR technologies in their lives than ever before. According to eMarketer, approximately 51.8 million people will use VR and 77.7 million will use AR at least once a month in 2020. The industry is growing rapidly which is why it’s such a great time to invest in AR/VR […]
Today, more people are using AR and VR technologies in their lives than ever before. According to eMarketer, approximately 51.8 million people… Read More

OpenArc Named a Leading Women-Owned Company for 2020

At OpenArc, we put the needs of our clients first. Our passionate and experienced team has always prioritized people and value. We provide industry-leading technical talent placement and software development solutions. We are proud to be recognized as a women-owned business on Clutch! OpenArc has been ranked as one of the highest-performing companies on the  […]
At OpenArc, we put the needs of our clients first. Our passionate and experienced team has always prioritized people and value. We… Read More

How to Encourage a Growth Mindset Within Your Organization

While I am sure there is a debate on this, the consensus I’ve found is that you are not born with a mindset; your experiences and the messages received along the way about your efforts have influenced your view. Discussions about mindsets are steadily increasing; there are books for children to cultivate a growth mindset, […]
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Employee Spotlight: Sr. Account Manager, Jordan Gehlmann

You’ve likely met her at a PTC event or have directly worked with her during her eight year tenure with OpenArc. Jordan knows the ins and outs of IT staffing and  clients give her tens across the board. With a fun personality and a “can do” attitude, Jordan is someone you enjoy knowing. Here is […]
You've likely met her at a PTC event or have directly worked with her during her eight year tenure with OpenArc. Jordan… Read More

How to Maintain and Even Evolve Company Culture During a Pandemic

Traditional company cultures have revolved mainly around the workplace. A few months ago, employees stepped into each other’s offices or gathered together in teams for collaborative work. What does this abrupt transition to remote or socially distanced work mean for the future of company cultures? More importantly, what steps can companies take to maintain their […]
Traditional company cultures have revolved mainly around the workplace. A few months ago, employees stepped into each other's offices or gathered together… Read More

Feature Job of the Week: Application Architect

How motivated are you to leverage your unique skills and experience in a dynamic new career? We have an important role for an Application Architect with a knowledge base covering multiple technologies with the demonstrated ability to take abstract requirements/ideas from conception to implementation. In this role, you’ll bring your math, science, design, and analytical […]
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Employee Spotlight: Director of Human Resources, Mylene Zupan

You’ve likely talked with her on the phone or have her email in your favorites, yet you may have never met in person. This week, get to know more about a key behind the scenes OA team member. Mylene has invaluable insight along with some of the best “you wouldn’t” believe stories in the office. […]
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Feature Job of the Week: Senior Data Analyst

As the Senior Data Analyst, you are responsible for MySQL data monitoring, enhancements, and all of the improvements assigned by the compliance team and product manager. Your role requires you to effectively collect, organize, and analyze data to deliver valuable insight. You’ll provide data-centric report findings that allow colleagues and management to make informed business […]
As the Senior Data Analyst, you are responsible for MySQL data monitoring, enhancements, and all of the improvements assigned by the compliance… Read More