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Think IT Member Spotlight: Steve Barger

The Think IT Association, a peer-to-peer professional development network from York Solutions, brings together exceptional IT leaders from many industries and backgrounds. Think IT is designed to help IT professionals connect with one another to ask questions, share ideas, and advance their skills and careers. Think IT has more than 3,500 members separated into seven…

How to Fix the IT Talent Gap

Employers across many industries are suffering from a talent gap – but this shortage is especially critical in tech jobs. In the 2016 Talent Shortage Survey, published by ManpowerGroup, IT staff jobs ranked second among the top in-demand roles worldwide. This was a jump of seven places in the global ranking, marking the biggest shift…

B2E Success Story: Jesse Bohr

In today’s job market, both employers and job seekers are facing challenges. There is a shortage of skilled workers – particularly for tech positions – and millions of people are unemployed or underemployed, while critical jobs remain unfilled. York Solutions’ Barriers to Entry program (B2E) is working to be part of the solution to this…

MS3 Case Study

York Solutions’ Managed Service Solution (MS3) is a collaborative and customized program that helps clients hire and build teams of top IT contract talent efficiently and effectively. MS3 shifts the burden of selection, onboarding and off-boarding from the client to York Solutions. The Challenge The client, a private company that provides education assessments for K-12…

Why Companies Fail at Writing Job Descriptions

A well-written, accurate job description is a powerful recruitment tool. It clearly outlines the responsibilities, skills, and qualifications the ideal candidate should possess. It also highlights the unique values, culture, and growth opportunities that your company has to offer. An effective job description benefits both job seekers and hiring managers. Qualified candidates know immediately if they…

Don’t Make Hiring Difficult

When the right team is brought together, amazing things are created, and seemingly impossible feats are accomplished. Like Edison and Tesla, Jordan and Pippen, or Ricky Bobby and Cal Naughton Jr. (Shake & Bake!). Building the right mix of individuals is not like doing a puzzle where every piece has only one correct place it…