Recognizing the global demand for professionals puts you ahead of other businesses. By getting top talent on board before the competitors, your business propels forward. While other executives are still searching for professionals, you already have the best ones on board. In the next year, there are several staffing areas you should consider.
Return On Investment – Project management professionals with IT skills are essential for your organization to succeed. Modern technologies move fast and you have to keep up with the pace. Properly planning projects and overseeing their implementation are crucial to keep your company profitable and progressive. Look for a project manager with leadership abilities, a positive attitude and excellent people skills.
Protection – Letting the cat out of the bag to your competitors is inevitable unless you employ security professionals. Spam, malware and other attacks threaten your business security every day. As these potential security breaches continue, businesses and their valued clients are compromised. Hiring security professionals is a top priority as more business is conducted online rather than personally or via telephone.
Support – As technology moves forward, you will hire more IT employees and other computer-based workers. These inevitable hires will need desktop support to adequately serve your business needs. A desktop support professional with proficiency in Microsoft is worth their weight in gold. Their assistance minimizes downtime for new employees as their questions are answered immediately.
Traffic – With more IT personnel comes additional traffic. Advanced technologies such as video add to the potential complications along the way. Professional network administrators keep traffic moving with minimal problems. Computer networking engineers also plan, design and implement the latest technologies your company needs to install.
- Hire a professional with their head in the clouds. Cloud computing and virtualization are the wave of the future. Be ahead of the crowd by hiring a certified expert in virtualization to handle the latest aspects of IT for your company. An area still forgotten by many, having a virtualization professional on board puts you ahead of the rest.
Harness the power of the global market by hiring professionals in these growing areas. As the competition continues to seek talent, you will already be working with it.t
~ Written for us by our associate Gary Sorrell, Sorrell Associates, LLC. Copyright protected worldwide. All rights reserved