crowd of people Value-based Job Seekers

Attracting Value-based Job Seekers in Microsoft Dynamics 365

There are people whose top priority when looking for a new role in Microsoft Dynamics is money. Then, there are those who take a step back, and will make their employment decision based on additional factors such as the business’s values and mission statement. This second type of employee are known as value-based employees (or job seekers), and research shows they can be a fantastic resource in your business. Here, we’ll explore what motivates them, how you can acquire them and ultimately, …

5 Essential Points to Get Across in an Interview

That all important first impression. The key firm, but not too firm, hand shake. Maintaining eye contact and making sure you’re suitably dressed. Do these things even matter in interviews today? Speaking plainly, yes. But we think there is more important advice for candidates who really want to seize the opportunity. Here our team have compiled a list, showcasing how to do the basics really well. 1) Knowledge of the company Your prospective employers will want to feel that you have a genuine desire …

padlocked door

What Is GDPR and What Does It Mean for CRM and Microsoft Dynamics 365?

The new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) constitutes a significant change to the EU privacy law established two decades ago. Read on to see what this means for Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Microsoft 365. GDPR is rolling out on 25th May, at which time any organization found to be noncompliant will be punished with heavy fines. It’s therefore commercially vital for organizations to have GDPR in their headlights as the days count down. The purpose of the original Data Protection Directive …

Numbers

How recruiters are becoming number crunchers

“I am not a number! I am a free man!” cried Patrick McGoohan in cult 1960s TV programme The Prisoner. The technocracy that rules so much of modern life would likely disagree. Whether we like it or not, our lives are defined by numbers. Everyone who uses digital technology leaves a trail of data from which analysts can build a frighteningly accurate portrayal of their behaviours, their personality and even their most sensitive secrets. The recent furore over Cambridge Analytica has highlighted …

coins

Money – How to Answer the Salary Question if asked in a Dynamics 365 Interview

Ah yes, the sordid topic of coin. As much as we try and dress it up, very few people would be doing the work they currently do unless remunerated sufficiently for their efforts. Money has long been a natural bedfellow of work and is deeply rooted in all areas and at all levels of society across the world and indeed history. When it comes to navigating interviews it’s natural that money will be factored somewhere in your career decision making.  After all your interview prep work it can all go …

Six dynamics 365 interview questions you need answers for

Six Dynamics 365 Interview Questions You Need Answers for

The interview process can be a nerve-wracking experience. The easiest way to counter this is to be fully prepared to answer any potential questions you may be asked in an interview. As expert Dynamics recruitment professionals we’ve heard many of the potential questions employers are likely to ask candidates, which is why we’ve collated a list of some questions frequently asked and the best responses to them. 1. What key skills make you suitable for this project? Dynamics 365 roles are recruited …

Two men working on laptops opposite each other

The Four Merits of Working as a Dynamics Contractor

According to a new survey from IT staffing firm TEKsystems, 26% of IT-hiring managers plan to increase the number of contractors in the second half of 2017 (another 46% reported that the number of temp workers will remain the same, and 13% say it will decrease). Working as a contractor can be an adventurous and compelling way to have a thriving career. Gone are the days when your career could be easily mapped out for you once you left school. We no longer stay with the same company for decades awaiting …

How Will the Snap Election Impact the Digital Sector in the UK?

How Will the Snap Election Impact the Digital Sector in the UK?

The office was a hum of activity on the Tuesday morning after Easter when the Prime Minister announced that there would be a snap general election on 8th June. That election has now been voted on in Parliament, and the motion has been carried by 522 votes to 13. These events bring an uncertainty to a world that is already relatively uncertain – with the global political and economic landscape perhaps more fractured than it has been in recent memory. Here we examine some of the consequences the …

Exercising athlete

6 Ways to Be a Healthier Dynamics Developer

This certainly isn’t something specific to those who work in Microsoft Dynamics; neither is it specific to developers. Anybody who works a desk job knows the perils of sitting down all day and poor diet. Studies show that sitting for extended periods can lead to diseases such as type 2 diabetes, some types of cancer and early death. Bad diet can have similarly negative effects. That said, there are plenty of ways to counter this. If the basic health benefits aren’t enough to persuade you, then …

Bull Ring Birmingham

Looking for a graduate job? Five growing Tech Cities outside of London

Whether you graduated this year or last, you might be starting to think about where – or even if – you’re going to move. Jobs in Dynamics can be found across the UK, as well as the rest of the world. So, with that in mind, here are the five growing tech cities outside of London bursting with  fantastic work opportunities for new and hungry graduates. Cambridge While London is undoubtedly the tech centre of the UK for the foreseeable future, Cambridge is nipping at the Capital’s toes, with …