5 Strategies To Advance Your IT Career (From Shawshank's Andy Dufresne)

Posted by Ben Weiss on Mon, Dec 9, 2013 @ 17:12 PM

By: Ben Weiss - @InfusiveInc/@BWeissPresents

As Jerry Garcia notes in the classic Grateful Dead tune Scarlet Begonias, “once in a while you get shown the light in the strangest of places if you look at it right.”

With that sentiment in mind, we analyzed best practices exhibited by Andy Dufresne - the protagonist in Frank Darabont’s 1994 film The Shawshank Redemption - and analyzed how they can be used to facilitate successful career development for Information Technology professionals.

Sound crazy? Let’s take a closer look at 5 strategies that helped Dufresne throughout the film and how they can launch your Information Technology career sky high.

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7 Critical Observations to Make While Waiting to Interview

Posted by Ben Weiss on Mon, Oct 28, 2013 @ 10:10 AM

By: Ben Weiss (@InfusiveInc)

This article originally appeared in Infusive Solutions' bi-monthly USNews Careers column

Virtually all of the information technology recruiters in New York City will say you should arrive 10 to 20 minutes early to an interview to prove you can keep an appointment, have time to fill out paperwork, wipe that bit of cream cheese off your lip, fix your hair and all kinds of other stuff that will help you make a good first impression.

But remember that the interview is just as much about whether the opportunity would be a good fit for you as it is whether you would be a good fit for the opportunity.

With that in mind, here are a number of observations you can make in those precious few minutes before the interview that will help you determine if the role at hand will be a good fit.

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Infusive's Hot IT Talent in New York This Week

Posted by Ben Weiss on Wed, Aug 7, 2013 @ 12:08 PM

Merely a snapshot of the candidates currently in our talent roster but here are three all-star candidates who just got into process with Infusive this week. Think they could contribute to your team? Get 'em while they're still available!

Have another need that diverge from these skill sets? Tell us about it on our Employers page.


1. Senior Windows Engineer

We are currently representing a very high-level Wintel Systems Engineer who has done work for major corporations like KPMG and FedEx. His core skills range from IIS development to Active Directory, SQL, VMWare, Hyper-V and he also holds a Master’s in Information Technology from a reputable university in the UK. He is seeking a senior architecture role and looking for a salary of $125K+

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