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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 […]
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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 […]
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What You Need to Know About Contract-to-Hire Jobs in Today’s Economy

Today, companies are utilizing the contract or contract-to-hire model more frequently than before because of the uncertainty with the economy long-term. In this blog post, let us uncover what it means when working in a contract-to-hire position and outline essential considerations when evaluating an offer. What is the biggest concern you get when people when […]
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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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Why Use an IT Staffing Firm for Full-Time Jobs

What if you found out you could make better hires while saving money? That is what the right IT staffing firm can do for you. Let us walk through the scenarios. #1 It Takes a Strong Network to Attract Highly Skilled IT Candidates. One of the most common ways that people get jobs within an […]
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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 […]
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Feature Job of the Week: UI/UX Specialist | Philadelphia, PA

Here is a contract position in the Philadelphia area for a UI/UX specialist who is ready to bring their experience working across IT business units to an advanced technology business. Your expertise is needed to drive an onsite project team to deliver a new and elegantly designed update to a pre-existing e-commerce platform. You’ll be […]
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