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4 Easy Tips to Ace Your Next Phone Interview

It is not uncommon that you may be asked to do a telephone interview for the next position you seek.  Many employers use phone interviews as a means to prescreen candidates; arranging in-person interviews for their top choices.  Furthermore, in some instances, a phone interview may be the only step in the process of candidate selection. Therefore, it is imperative that you consider a phone interview as seriously as you do an in-person or video interview. Although you cannot be seen during a phone conversation, the interviewer is registering perceptions about you that will contribute to their impression of you. …

Consultant Spotlight, Thomas Mounts, CSI Portfolio Manager

Mr. Mounts is being recognized for his expertise in supporting a Continual Service Improvement (CSI) team with one of our key clients. Thomas delivered technical expertise and insight which positioned his team to be the model for the rest of the organization. Mr. Mounts successfully managed numerous tasks and assignments while delivering excellent support to his peers and customers.

Gene Waddy Delivers Keynote Address for 2016 Mercer County Technology & Economic Summit

The Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce hosted an informative 2016 Mercer County Technology and Economic Summit earlier this month on March 8, 2016, at Bart Luedeke Center at Rider University.  According to Kara Grimes, Events Director for Princeton Regional Chamber of Commerce, this was their first year bringing Technology to the Economic Summit. With New Jersey being home to strong technology industries, this event was well received reporting an estimated 150 attendees including entrepreneurs, business professionals, and college students and faculty. The session opened with the theme of "Solutions to Protect and Grow Your Business" followed by national, local, and regional…

DIVERSANT Announces New Office Opening in Dallas, Texas

Red Bank, New Jersey-based DIVERSANT, the fastest growing African-American owned IT staffing firm in the U.S., announced that it has opened its eleventh office to meet the IT staffing needs of their clients in Dallas, Texas and the surrounding areas.  The new office will be located at 320 Decker Drive, Suite 125, Irving, TX, 75062.  The office opened on February 15, 2016 and will be led by Michael Pendleton as the Managing Director. For more information, please visit diversant.com. “Our new office location serving the Dallas market speaks to our outstanding track record in providing quality IT staffing services to…

Acceptance Speech for 2015 MBE Supplier of the Year Award

DIVERSANT is a proud recipient of the 2015 Class IV Minority Business Enterprise (MBE) Supplier of the Year Award. This award is given to suppliers that have exhibited outstanding performance in delivering quality service to national clients. The DIVERSANT team earned this award as a result of meeting the award criteria  outlined by The Council which are "demonstrates growth in sales, continuous growth in MBE to MBE purchases, innovation in delivery of services, significant and continuous contribution to the growth and development of their communities, and commitment to the cause and success of the Council," says Christine Robertson,  Associate Vice President, Communications…

“The Diversant experience is a cut above”

In a world of electronic communications, you are more likely to receive a thank you note via email, tweet, Facebook message, or text. These forms of communications have made handwritten notes a rare find today. Therefore, when a carefully handcrafted thank you note is received from a satisfied job seeker, we find it valuable to acknowledge the professional for putting in a little extra work to provide feedback in a way that is considered  unique and creative in our high-tech environment. Our Charlotte North Carolina office shared their most recent handwritten note which was received from a local IT candidate during his job search process. The purpose of the note was to express gratitude…

DIVERSANT Names Managing Director for Phoenix, Arizona Office

New Jersey-based DIVERSANT, the fastest growing African-American owned IT staffing firm in the U.S., appoints Monty Wells as the Managing Director for their Phoenix, Arizona office to further develop growing client relationships and to build new partnerships in the local market. Monty brings over 15 years of recruiting industry experience supporting businesses in Arizona, California, New Mexico and Texas. Monty joins DIVERSANT to build upon his success of providing the best talent to meet client business needs. Monty states “I am excited and honored to join DIVERSANT, a firm that has grown rapidly and is committed to delivering quality IT…

DIVERSANT Appoints Managing Director For Atlanta, Georgia Office

New Jersey-based DIVERSANT, the largest African-American owned IT staffing firm in the U.S., names Ben Puckett as the Managing Director for their Atlanta, Georgia office. Ben joined DIVERSANT as Vice President of Talent Acquisition in 2013 and was later promoted to Managing Director for the Minnesota office location. Ben states “DIVERSANT is a special company filled with talented individuals. The Atlanta branch is no exception. The talent level of the Atlanta team is one of the highest I have ever been fortunate to work with. I look forward to our team achieving many milestones in the near future and contributing…

Local Office Supports Food Bank For New York City

DIVERSANT’s New York office team members donated time supporting Food Bank For New York City. The holiday season is a very busy time for the organization with an increase in donations from the community and a higher demand for meals from families in need. To help support the organization, the New York office professionals volunteered time from their work day to serve hot meals to senior citizens and families. They also assisted families with shopping for supplies in the pantry at Food Bank’s Community Kitchen & Food Pantry in Harlem. The local team shared that they were pleased to help the community…

New Jersey Office Volunteers with Lunch Break

Supporting charitable causes during the holiday season is important to the staffing professionals at DIVERSANT. After reviewing the challenges in their local area, the New Jersey staffing professionals decided to donate their time helping to end hunger. The team partnered with Lunch Break, a community based non-profit organization in Red Bank that is committed to providing food to those in need. The volunteers supported Lunch Break with serving food in the dining area where meals are served three times a day. They also assisted participants with shopping for food to take home, providing the members with the opportunity to prepare meals during holidays. “To say this was a humbling experience…