9. Companies with press releases relating to technologies you know
Very often vendors issue press releases when they win a major new account. Follow the press releases of the vendor projects you know and call the companies that have agreed to purchase their products.
10. Find a couple of headhunters you like and trust
Don’t underestimate the contacts, influence, and value of a well connected and experienced technical recruiter. They can assist you with your resume, interview ability, and open doors for you with potential employers.
If you have any questions about your career in IT, please email me at
eric@ManagerMechanics.com or find me on Twitter at @EricPBloom.
Until next time, work hard, work smart, and continue to grow.