Redfish Technology Takes First Place in Idaho’s ‘Best Places to Work’ 2014

Filed under: Community Service, High Tech / IT / Software, Industry Info


What is it about the workplace and corporate culture at Redfish Technology? The employees love it! And the Idaho Business Reviews has confirmed it! For the second year in a row, Redfish is ranked #1 in the ‘Best Places to Work’.Idaho's Best Places to Work Cover   

Nationwide technology recruiting company, Redfish Technology, Inc., is headquartered in the beautiful Sun Valley, Idaho area because it rocks! And so does the company – at the April 15th evening award ceremony, the Idaho Business Review and POPULUS awarded Redfish Technology the first prize in its category the 2014 Best Places to Work in Idaho. The company also took the blue ribbon in its category in 2013! Read more »

The ZOPA of Hiring

Filed under: Best Practices, Candidate / Job Seeker, Employer, Hiring Strategies

Zone of Possible AgreementThe ZOPA of Hiring

By Sandy Cavitch


The ‘Zone Of Possible Agreement’ is not a physical place, but rather an area where two or more negotiating parties may find common ground. It is this area where parties will often compromise and strike a deal.


Every hire is a negotiation about an exchange, make it a success. The employee will be dedicating time, brains, effort, focus, and loyalty. The company will be paying salary, employment taxes, benefits, and investing in training and career development. What are each of these exchanges worth? Read more »

Where Has All the Talent Gone? By Robert Teal, CCP, CBP

Filed under: Employer, Talent Retention

Robert Teal, CCP, CBP

Robert Teal

Where Has All the Talent Gone?

By Robert Teal, CCP, CBP

Or is the question, “Where has all of my talent gone?”


Matt Lynley, writing for the Business Insider on April 7th, reported that employees are jumping ship at Apple. Running a search on LinkedIn, a professional social media site, Lynley looked for individuals whose past employer was Apple. Lynley found 17 of those former Apple employees at Zynga, a social gaming leader.
Where did other Apple employees go? According to Lynley here is where a sizable group of former Apple employees landed.

Facebook, 73 VMWare, 118 IBM, 130
Adobe, 154 Dell, 157 Oracle, 163
Hewlett-Packard, 216 Microsoft, 300 Google, 315
Cisco Systems, 329

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