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If you own a small business and need to hire an IT contractor, it can be tricky to find the right one for a couple reasons:
If you’re not sure how to get started, or even what questions to ask, don’t worry – we’re here to walk you through it.
There is one thing it may surprise you to hear that you don’t need to worry about when looking for an IT contractor: certifications.
“If I was to get a certification in Microsoft Outlook, it really doesn’t matter, because the work I do is hands on, on the streets,” Hendrickson says. “I wouldn’t say certification would make or break it for me if I was hiring somebody.”
Ketterer agrees that certifications shouldn’t factor into any hiring decisions. “Unfortunately, a lot of certifications out there, people just crammed and passed a test but don’t learn anything,” Ketterer says.