Job Market in Today's IT Industry


June 18th, 2011, Saturday, 1:30pm - 4:30pm


Calhoun Conference Room, Park Plaza Hotel
4460 W.78th Street Circle , Bloomington, MN 55435
Phone: 952-831-3131 Google Map


  • Ken Rothenberger, Founder, Rothenk Enterprises Inc
  • Peter Ling, CEO, SIS Inc
  • Reginald Williams, Chief Information Security Officer, Department of Employment and Economic Development
  • Richard Mandics, Recruiter/HR Manager, SIS inc.
  • Prasitty Soeun, Regional Director, SIS Inc.


The IT industry in Twin Cities and nationwide is seeing hiring thaw in some companies and mass layoff in others. This seminar aims to provide you with real sense of market and help you to recognize where the opportunities and pitfalls are. Topics include:
  1. Who is hiring in Twin Cities? What and where are the IT jobs?
  2. What are the hottest IT skill sets that are in demand?
  3. Success stories: Corporate career, self employed, consultant, etc.
  4. IT job interviews: do's and don'ts.
  5. Current norm of IT salary and negotiation skills.
  6. Job market trends in the next 12-18 months.
  7. Networking with other Chinese IT professionals in the area.