Throughout the year we have published a variety of blogs, ranging from industry insights through to a glimpse into life at K2 and how companies and professionals can adapt to the COVID-19 pandemic and continue to thrive.

As 2020 draws to a close, here is a round-up of some of our most popular blogs:

1. How to Optimise Your LinkedIn Profile as an IT Freelancer

Standing out from other IT candidates is vital when applying for a job. As quoted in our blog, ‘How to Optimise Your LinkedIn Profile as an IT Freelancer’, a Career Builder survey of US hiring managers found that 74% of employers check IT candidates’ social media profiles during the hiring process. 

This blog contained key recommendations from K2 staff. It provided IT freelancers with advice about how they can optimise their LinkedIn profile and build their personal brand.

2. K2’s Lori Larson Recognized in SIA’s Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing 2020

Once again our President of the Americas, Lori Larson, was featured in SIA’s Global Power 150 – Women in Staffing List in 2020. Our blog outlined this achievement and its potential to inspire other women to achieve their professional goals.

3. Happy 10th Anniversary to K2 Brazil!

Our Brazil office had a very special milestone this year. 2020 saw them celebrate their 10 year anniversary! This blog gave an insight into this office’s development, from a team of five working in an employees’ grandmother’s house to being one of K2’s most successful branches. 

4. K2 University and Salesforce are Bringing Women Back to Work in Switzerland

In 2020 we partnered with Salesforce in their Bring Women Back to Work initiative in Switzerland. Together we have been empowering women with the support and training they need to return to work after a career break. The blog focused upon the process and purpose of the programme.

5. How is Cloud Computing Changing the CIO’s Role?

Due to Cloud computing’s ever-increasing influence on the technology industry, the role of the Chief Information Officer (CIO) is evolving. This blog focused upon how CIOs can boost their knowledge and skills to keep up with a fast-paced professional landscape.

2020 has been filled with insightful blogs that gave our readers a more in-depth view of K2’s culture and milestones, technology insights and advice for our customers and talent.