Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) – 5 Things Candidates Should Know

Most candidates have used or been introduced to the evolving and confusing world of Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS). These systems have been designed and developed to assist companies with tracking your profile and to help support matching candidates with appropriate opportunities. There are dozens of different types of systems ranging from homegrown, internal client developed…Read More

The Evolution of Evaluation

“It’s time for your annual review.” These words have struck fear in employees for generations. With visions of relentless criticism, finger-pointing, and soul-crushing demoralization – capped off with a paltry raise, if any – the specter of the annual review has caused more heartburn than a week’s worth of gas station hot dogs. Today’s forward-oriented…Read More

Meeting a Rising Standard

At Murtech Consulting, we believe part of our responsibility to our clients and the candidates we help to place is to recognize and anticipate trends in the marketplace. It’s a role we take seriously. Recent months have revealed a number of emerging trends – each of which has the potential to greatly affect the Pittsburgh…Read More

Pittsburgh Rises To Tech Mecca

The Steel City. The City of Bridges. The Friendly City. Even Roboburgh, for crying out loud! (It’s been cited that Pittsburgh has twice as many openings in robotics than the rest of the U.S.) ...Read More

Everything Rests on Trust

Stepping out into the world of entrepreneurship can be daunting enough. It certainly helps to have people with whom you have complete trust in along for the ride. Just ask Brian Murphy, CEO of Murtech Consulting. ...Read More