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Topic # 139145 29-Jan-2014 12:23 Send private message

Hi,

My name is Synteche and I am an IT recruitment consultant. Now i'm sure you must be thinking, she's using the site to find candidates. In all honesty, it would be a bonus to find potential candidates but it's not why i'm here. I'm here because I need to learn more about what IT professionals do each day in their roles. In the same way you wouldn't trust a doctor who didn't know much about medicine, you wouldn't trust a recruiter who didn't understand the field they recruit in. So i'm here to learn and share stories/expertise. Just generally bounce ideas off each other and meet people. All are welcome, analysts, administrators, testers, coordinators, developers, etc...I want to hear from you.

If you're interested, message me back and we'll take it from there.

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  Reply # 976592 29-Jan-2014 12:23 Send private message

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  Reply # 976593 29-Jan-2014 12:23 Send private message

Welcome to Geekzone!




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  Reply # 976626 29-Jan-2014 12:50 Send private message

Welcome.

Btw, I don't work in IT ;-)





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  Reply # 976687 29-Jan-2014 13:55 Send private message

Welcome to Geekzone, feel free to post a new topic and I'm sure loads of people will reply with their experiences, me included.

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  Reply # 976710 29-Jan-2014 14:33 Send private message

Welcome to GeekZone.

There are a lot of IT professionals here, all levels too.

Then there are a lot of people who are great with IT but it isn't their day job

Additionally you have the random housewife- that's me

These folks are great and answer all sorts of questions, and discuss a huge variety of stuff not just IT

So either find a conversation to join, or start one :)




Muddling along, being the most technical in the house, one of the oldest, and female .... hmmmmm gotta be some stereotypes busted in there somewhere.

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  Reply # 976835 29-Jan-2014 17:37 Send private message

Welcome



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  Reply # 977214 30-Jan-2014 11:11 Send private message


Hi everyone,

Thank you for the feedback and for welcoming me. I'll have a look through the forums and join in a few conversations.

Cheers,
Synteche

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