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Tom Bryan

Orlando Business Journal Names ISGF a 2015 Best Places to Work in Central Florida for the Small Company Category


For Immediate Release Orlando, Florida – May 21, 2015 – ISGF is proud to announce it has been named one of the2015 Best Places to Work in CentralFlorida by Orlando Business Journal. Quantum Workplace, based in Omaha,Nebraska, used a proprietary formula to rank companies based on an anonymousemployee survey. The survey provided feedback about the employee satisfactionin workplace […]

Bryan Driscoll

Why Your Company Should Use a Recruiter To Fill Your Vacancy


As a hiring manager, why would you use a recruiting firm? Don’t they all just email candidates to you who aren’t even that qualified? And on top of it all, charge outrageous fees? Using a recruiting firm to help find the right candidate for your organization can often times be a less than rewarding experience. Too […]

Tom Bryan

Bored At Work? It Could Get You Fired.


Gallup’s 2013 State of the American Workplace Report showed that just thirty percent of employees are engaged and inspired. Fifty-two percent of employees are constantly zoned out, not entirely focusing on the work at hand. Eighteen percent of employees are actively disengaged at work. As employers, this last statistic is the most terrifying as Gallup […]

Tom Bryan

Should You Use Social Media to Job Search?


Social media is not only a relatively new phenomenon, it has also, during its short lifespan, seen rapid advances in the types of social media available and the uses people place on them. Facebook, started a decade ago in a dorm room, currently has 1.15 billion users. Twitter has half of that. LinkedIn, with 238 […]

Tom Bryan

The Power of Networking


Networking. Just the word itself conjures up memories of anxiety and high school dances. Not everyone has the ability to walk up to a complete stranger and spark up conversation. Those who do, have a leg up on the competition. However, those who do not, have a little work ahead of them. Love it or […]

Tom Bryan

Saving Your At-Risk Job!


A subpar economy and poor earnings has led many companies to be faced with the daunting task of downsizing. Whether through general layoffs or direct terminations, a large number of people, including highly skilled and highly educated individuals, are finding themselves on the unemployment line. While people often view their loss of a job as […]

Tom Bryan

Facebook Friend or Foe – Navigating Social Media While Protecting Your Career


Not long ago I read an interesting article that prompted this post. According to a survey of data collected from Facebook, young individuals (defined as 18-29 years of age) average 16 colleagues from work as “friends”. Interestingly, while there still seems to be a slight separation of work from personal life, there is an increasing […]

Tom Bryan

Commun Resumay Misteaks


In my profession, I often hear individuals who are struggling to find a job making the statement “If the company would have given me a chance to meet with them I would have landed the job.” My immediate response is to review their resume.  Candidates typically fail to remember that the resume is the teaser, […]

Tom Bryan

Getting The Most Out of Your Recruiter


Those who use a recruiter in their attempt to find the perfect position or career can help themselves immensely by following a few simple rules.  A recruiter, also sometimes referred to a “headhunter” can assist you in your job search, hopefully helping you find a position that is perfectly matched to your skills, qualifications and […]