Sparks Group Candidate Blog

4 Top Accounting Skills and Trends You Need to Know Now

As an accounting or financial professional, it should come as no surprise that specialized skill sets and knowledge, coupled with technical savvy and expertise, rule the day. A recent study by U.S....
Read More

Top Skills You Need in Your Arsenal to Ride the Augmented Reality Wave

Reality. Augmented. Let’s face it - there are times where we all feel like we wish ‘reality’ wouldn’t be so… well, real. But what if there was a way to escape, enhance, or change that perception of...
Read More

4 Top Tips to Make the Most of Your Summer Internship

How to Stand Out from the Crowd and Make Your Mark at Your Summer Internship Internships are an often-ubiquitous part of college student and recent graduate vocabulary and experience, with about 75%...
Read More

3 Reasons Why Working as a Temporary Employee is an Ideal Solution for New Graduates

Try (a Career!) Before you buy by working as a Temporary Employee to answer the question: ‘What do I want to be when I grow up?’
Read More

8 Finance Skills in High Demand in 2017

Whether you’re planning to get your first finance job in 2017 or are ready to take the next step up the ladder, it’s important to make sure you have a sharp set of skills to impress employers. Hiring...
Read More

6 Information Technology Skills in High Demand in 2017

If you’re thinking this year is the right time to start the next chapter in your tech career, you’ll need to make sure you’re up-to-date with the skills employers value most right now. Expect the six...
Read More

What Characteristics Do IT Employers Look for When Hiring?

  The IT field is a highly competitive realm. If you want to stand out from the crowd, you must embody the top traits employers look for. It goes without saying that you need a strong set of tech...
Read More

How to Find a Reputable Accounting and Finance Recruiter

Finding a recruiter in the Washington, DC Area isn’t too difficult, but you don’t want just anyone. The recruiter you choose can make or break the success of your job search, so you need a reputable...
Read More

5 Ways For Experienced Candidates To Refine Their Interview Style

You’ve been part of the workforce for quite a while now, and during this time you’ve garnered a rather colorful resume. Now that you’re back to the job search again, you probably consider yourself an...
Read More

Best Practices for Working With a Recruiter | 8 Mistakes to Avoid

As a job seeker, working with a staffing and recruiting firm is one of the smartest moves you can make. Having an experienced recruiter on your side to help you land the perfect job is an incredible...
Read More

Subscribe to Our Blog

Recent Posts

Browse by Topic