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All posts by Rob Riggins

  • Interview with a Recruiter, Kirsten Renner, Parsons

    Kirsten, tell us about yourself and your company After a short while working in IT while studying Human Resources, I combined my love for technology and HR by becoming a Technical Recruiter. I first recruited in Telecom and have been exclusively supporting the Information Secu… more

  • Social Media Review for Security Clearance Holders

    The Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI) announced Friday that agencies may now include a social media review as part of the background investigation process for all security clearance holders. What exactly this process will entail, which agencies will implem… more

  • The Most Used Tool in Your Job Search and Career

    Personal introduction, 30-second commercial, elevator pitch or elevator speech. Whichever name you choose, it’s the most-used tool in your job search, and hopefully, your career. You’ve no doubt put a fair amount of effort into your resume and worked to brush up on your in… more

  • Should I Work for a Large or Small Contractor

    What do you want from your job? Security? Resources to accomplish your goals? Autonomy? One of the things for you to consider when seeking a new cleared job is the size of the firm that you want to work for. We recently asked Mike Bruni, Director of Talent Acquisition at SC3,… more

  • How Do You Ask Others for Job Search Help

    The first rule when asking someone for help in your job search is do not ask them for a job. The odds that the person you’re asking actually has a job opening for a position that’s right for you are pretty slim. You may feel desperate to find a new job, but with this appro… more