In The News: What to Look for When Hiring an IT Consultant
CIO - Jennifer Lonoff Schiff
"'...Ask to see candidates' online portfolio and check them out on community sites like GitHub, Coderbits or CloudSpokes,' suggests Dave Messinger, CTO of CloudSpokes, a community of global developers. 'It's great to see the actual work done than [just] take a recommendation,' he says. While references are important, it's good to 'see what projects the candidates have completed in previous positions or on the side to really get a sense of the quality of their work.'"