01.04.2019

Alaant Advisor

Job Interview Prep, Remote Workers, Hiring Trends for 2019, the Blue-Collar Worker Shortage, and more

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+ About the Alaant Advisor
The Alaant Advisor is our column focused on all things going on in the world of recruiting, job placement, and search. Think of it as your weekly briefing—a handy, quick guide to what's going on.

Here's what's happening this week:

Hot Candidates of the Week!

These are two of the best candidates we've seen this week. If you would like more information on either candidate, please reach out to us right away.

Office Administration

Albany, NY
  • Highly professional, brings strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Bachelor’s in Psychology; Minor in Political Science.
  • Brings skills in planning and scheduling, creating curriculum, communicating with school administrators and data entry.
  • Supported the Executive Director and Director of Operations of non-profit.
  • Approved payroll, handled staff files, assisted with background checks, staff recruitment and conducting interviews.
  • Prior experience handling files and reporting data and conducted research under a professor during school.
  • Previous supervision and oversight experience out of college.
  • Knows how to ask good questions and take initiative.

Desktop Support & Systems Administrator

Hartford, CT
  • Motivated, adaptable, and result-driven IT professional with a focus on desktop and systems administration.
  • Experience includes configuration and troubleshooting OS, with strong Windows Server.
  • Solid virtualization experience.
  • Highly proficient with Exchange, and network protocols.
  • Currently serving as a Data Systems Administrator and has demonstrated leadership skills from when he served as a squad leader in the military.
  • Very disciplined manner with a pleasant personality.

About the Author

Miranda March Digital Strategist for Alaant Workforce Solutions

Miranda March, Digital Communications Specialist

Miranda has a real knack for connecting the dots between employers and job seekers. She prides herself on keeping a pulse on the national and local hiring markets. In her downtime, she enjoys cooking new foods and spending time with her family. A little-known fact about Miranda is her love of video games, new and old.

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