Whitaker Staffing Blog & Resources

Resources for job seekers wanting to take their career to the next level and hiring managers top-grading their team. Below you will find career advice, interview tips, hiring tips, attraction and retention strategies, industry news  and trends, and our monthly newsletters, all offered from our tenured Staffing Consultants and staff.

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CANDIDATES View all Candidate Resources

Today We Give Thanks for a Strong Labor Market

  Economists say we are in the strongest labor market in decades (J. Bartash) which is great timing for Americans…
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Questions to Ask Recruiters

  Q4 is already upon us and it’s officially Fall…although in Texas our temperatures haven’t fully gotten on board yet!…
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Gain The Most Value From Networking

Being involved in associations and conferences is a great way to enhance your knowledge and skills while increasing your professional…
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Heat Safety Tips

  Temps are heating up just in time to celebrate our nation’s independence this week. It’s important to keep in…
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Influential IT leader and veteran “Amazing” Grace Hopper

  As we celebrate our nation’s independence, let’s take a look at one of the most influential IT leaders that…
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EMPLOYERS View all Employer Resources

Today We Give Thanks for a Strong Labor Market

  Economists say we are in the strongest labor market in decades (J. Bartash) which is great timing for Americans…
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WITI Houston partnering with Agile Leadership Network Houston

Scaling Organizations with a Coaching Army Thursday, October 17, 2019 6:00pm-8:00pm Summary: In today's complex development world where we are…
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Gain The Most Value From Networking

Being involved in associations and conferences is a great way to enhance your knowledge and skills while increasing your professional…
Read more

Heat Safety Tips

  Temps are heating up just in time to celebrate our nation’s independence this week. It’s important to keep in…
Read more

Influential IT leader and veteran “Amazing” Grace Hopper

  As we celebrate our nation’s independence, let’s take a look at one of the most influential IT leaders that…
Read more

 

IT NEWSLETTERS View all newsletters

Today We Give Thanks for a Strong Labor Market

  Economists say we are in the strongest labor market in decades (J. Bartash) which is great timing for Americans…
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The Whitaker Companies Named Best Places to Work by The Houston Business Journal

  The Whitaker Companies Named Best Places to Work by The Houston Business Journal Houston, TX – November 2019 –…
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Texas Louisiana OATUG Education & Networking Event

  Texas Louisiana OATUG annual Education & Networking Event Thursday, October 24th from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm Houston, TX…
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Questions to Ask Recruiters

  Q4 is already upon us and it’s officially Fall…although in Texas our temperatures haven’t fully gotten on board yet!…
Read more

WITI Houston partnering with Agile Leadership Network Houston

Scaling Organizations with a Coaching Army Thursday, October 17, 2019 6:00pm-8:00pm Summary: In today's complex development world where we are…
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TECHNICAL NEWSLETTERS View all newsletters

Heat Safety Tips

  Temps are heating up just in time to celebrate our nation’s independence this week. It’s important to keep in…
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STEM Graduates & Salaries Increase

  In honor of upcoming college graduations, it’s important to dive into the statistics of the incoming STEM workforce and…
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Disconnect Between Baby Boomers and Millennials

  We often hear about the gaps between Baby Boomers and Millennials, the bad reputation Millennials have in the workforce,…
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2019 Oil, Gas, and Chemicals Outlook

The start of 2019 has been busy for us here at Whitaker! Both our IT and Engineering recruiting teams have…
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Your Candidate Experience is Costing You Great Hires

Competition for top talent is fierce, and with the abundant resources and information available to candidates online (think Glassdoor, LinkedIn,…
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