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How IT Employees See Counteroffers

A job counteroffer talk is not only about the salary, but it also touches other important aspects, such as the employee’s job dissatisfactions, the reasons why they want to quit or the other offer they have received.

Lia Mihut
LIA MIHUT
IT
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Considering the great implications and the effects that this practice has on the parties involved, I believe that it’s important to look at this phenomena from multiple angles. For an IT company, whose employee is on the brink of leaving, a counteroffer is a very frequently used tool to address the issue.

Lia Mihut
LIA MIHUT
IT
Top-Eastern-European-Cities-for-Software-Development-Outsourcing_8daf61ff4a1438f5e436ce2da416c27c

Eastern Europe has come to be one of the best places for software development outsourcing. One of the main reasons for it is the well-prepared developers here due to the great quality higher education systems in Eastern Europe, particularly in science, technology and engineering mathematics.

Andreea Laza
ANDREEA LAZA
IT
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They say that time flies when you do what you love most, and we came to believe this is true. It’s amazing how these 6 years went by since the early days of Human Direct. 6 years ago we had big plans and a lot of ideas to build up the best recruitment company specialized in IT recruitment in Cluj-Napoca.

Andreea Laza
ANDREEA LAZA
How-to-Find-a-Senior-Web-Developer-in-Cluj_8daf61ff4a1438f5e436ce2da416c27c

Cluj-Napoca is known for being Romania’s IT hub, sort of like the San Francisco Bay Area of The US. In this sense, Cluj is the best place to start your senior web developer hunt in Romania. But things aren’t always as easy as they seem to be. And this includes finding the senior developer your company needs. First things first. 

Andreea Laza
ANDREEA LAZA
IT
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Beyond their code writing superpowers, developers are humans too. No, for real! And although a web developer job requires a certain technology stack and programming skills, there are others that go beyond what you know to do. And they are called soft skills or people skills and are more about attitude and character. In other words how you handle yourself and others at work. 

Andreea Laza
ANDREEA LAZA
IT
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Cluj-Napoca is also known as the Silicon Valley of Romania, the #1 city in Romania for IT specialists looking for job opportunities. In fact, stats show that Cluj-Napoca is home to around 25.000 professionals who work in the IT industry. On the same note, 2 universities of Cluj-Napoca are amongst top 5 best universities that produce IT specialists in Romania.

Andreea Laza
ANDREEA LAZA
IT
Tech-Recruiter-Human-Direct-Blog_8daf61ff4a1438f5e436ce2da416c27c

A tech recruiter or an IT recruiter is a professional specialized in finding talent for the IT and tech industry. We’re talking about web developers, programmers, software engineers and testers and so on. Given the boom of the tech industry worldwide, there are more and more outsource recruitment companies offering their services to IT companies exclusively. 

Andreea Laza
ANDREEA LAZA
IT
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A simple Google search will show you that there are hundreds of programming languages out there. This ranking of the top 5 in-demand programming languages worldwide is conceived from a career perspective. Hence, any programmer looking to up his or her career could be interested in what new programming language to look into. Without further ado, here they are, the most in-demand programming languages in 2017.

Andreea Laza
ANDREEA LAZA
Jobs, IT