Category: Advice

December 2, 2015  – Veritas Recruiting Group’s Managing Partner David Sprinkle was on Fox 35 Good Day Orlando this morning discussing open floor plan offices.

Things to keep in mind:

  • Bull-pen style open floor plan offices have many challenges, mostly centered around the distracting elements that negatively affect productivity.
  • Open floor plans are especially difficult for creative positions, engineers, and technical professionals like accountants.
  • It’s important to have office rules to reduce distractions…ie. if the head phones are on, do not disturb.

David Sprinkle in FOX 35 Orlando

January 9, 2014 – This morning on Fox35, David Sprinkle, Managing Partner at Veritas Recruiting Group, discusses common career advice that you should ignore.

Will that graduate degree make you more marketable?  Depends… Grad school will make you more marketable if you’re in a field that requires or rewards graduate degrees, but if you’re in one of the many fields that doesn’t, employers may find the degree irrelevant.  What’s worse is that grad school can even make it harder for you to get hired in many cases, since if you’re applying to jobs that don’t require the degree, employers may think that their work isn’t what you really want to do.

Robots take over work force?

David Sprinkle, managing partner at Veritas Recruiting Group, on Fox35 discusses how to ensure job security despite advancement in technology.

Reports suggest in ten years, robots will replace 65% of jobs. Currently, we see processes in the automotive industry being taken over by robots. This change negatively affects current employees because it puts them out of a job. How can you make sure your job isn’t at risk of being replaced by robots?