Recruiting Terms Glossary: Learn the Language of Recruiters to Land the Job

Talking to a recruiter can be intimidating. When it feels like they’re speaking a different language, check out this glossary for the plain English version of terms like bill rate, requisition, W-2 employee, and more. With a solid handle on the industry vocabulary, you can decide which recruiting agency is right for you!   Agency – Also […]

Introducing the Cinder Talent Network

Introducing the Cinder Talent Network We love connecting awesome people at Cinder. So lately, we’ve been thinking – how can we help people find great jobs even when they aren’t a match for the positions we have available? Think about the people you know who truly love their jobs or have jobs that seem interesting and […]

Portland’s Growing Market for Mobile App Development

The global market for mobile applications keeps growing and growing, creating a huge and steadily increasing demand for new app developers. Portland, OR, has become a hotspot for these developers. With its growing number of tech startups, large tech company outposts, and expanding app development community, Portland has even earned a nickname: “The Silicon Forest.” […]

Cinder Staffing is proud to announce their sponsorship of Techfest NW

  Techfest NW Not to be outdone by Austin, Texas’ South by Southwest; Portland promoters added an additional “Tech” event to the lineup in 2012, known as TechfestNW. This two day event showcases various Portland startups, as well as mobile, social, and open-source creators & innovators. In addition to various speakers TechfestNW also features an […]

Award Winning Cinder Staffing Announces Authorized GitHub Implementation Partnership

Beaverton, OR (7/10/15)– Cinder Staffing proudly announces their latest strategic success, as an Authorized GitHub Implementation Partner. There are 10.2M people collaborating right now across 24.9M repositories on GitHub. Developers from all around the world are building amazing things together. Cinder now shares in their story. “We are honored to be working with GitHub customers […]

5 Reasons Portland is a Unique Place to Live

Nested in the heart of the northwest is Portland, OR. People all over the country have been looking for Portland jobs because it’s become such a desired city to live in. Here are a few reasons why.     Outdoor Activity The first thing you might notice about Portland is how green it is. Because […]

Cinder Staffing Captures #9 Spot on the PBJ “Top 10 Metro-area Staffing Firms”

Beaverton, OR (12/9/14) – Cinder Staffing announced today that the company captured the #9 spot on the Portland Business Journal’s (PBJ’s) list of Top 10 Metro-area Staffing Firms for 2014. The PBJ article announcing the results cited an expanding economy as part of the challenge for the regional job market. It also shared feedback from […]

Cinder Staffing Earns #1 Spot in PBJ “Fastest-Growing 100 Private Companies”

Cinder Staffing Recognized as PBJ #1 “Fastest-Growing 100 Private Company” Beaverton, OR (6/18/15) – Cinder Staffing announced today that it has been named the Portland Business Journal’s Fastest-Growing Private 100 Company (PBJ100) for 2015. Cinder’s status as #1 on the list was revealed during a live countdown at the popular annual PBJ100 event, held on […]

The Future of Technology Jobs in Portland

Tech jobs are hot these days, and although Portland isn’t the nations biggest technology hub, with companies like Ebay and Airbnb expanding their offices in the city, there is certainly a rise in demand for tech staffing in Portland. It’s estimated that there will be an 18% growth in tech employment nationwide by 2022, meaning […]

Portland iOS Development Jobs

Portland is quickly becoming one of America’s most desired cities to live. With a consistent population growth among the top in the US and Forbes naming Portland #21 best places for business and careers – not to mention it’s brightly colored and gorgeous around here – it’s easy to see why people have been flooding […]

How To – Be Impressive At Your Next Job Interview

It’s a new year, and some of us are embarking on new career paths – which means that you’ll have to start going to job interviews. It doesn’t matter if you’re a wide eyed computer science graduate or a seasoned tech industry professional, job interviews can be really tough. First impressions are hard to make […]