How People Win by Working from Home

With the pandemic nearing its end, people aren’t quite ready to give up working-from-home just yet.  Flexibility: Need to take a break after sending an email? No worries.  So long as work is completed on time and correctly, workers are offered more freedoms and flexibility.   Saving Time: With no need to commute, workers are saved the grueling… Continue reading How People Win by Working from Home

How Sharp Decisions Began Innovating in the ‘90s

CEO, Karen Ross, started Sharp Decisions in 1990 to help the financial service sector transform with technological insights. Today, Sharp Decisions is proud to have expanded into Government, Healthcare, Manufacturing, FinTech, and Media and Entertainment. The key? Keep going forward and keep innovating. As the pace of technological change increases, all industries are impacted, and every business becomes… Continue reading How Sharp Decisions Began Innovating in the ‘90s

Why Ending the Global Covid-19 Crisis Should Be Everyone’s Concern

Modern-day pandemics demonstrate the unarguable connection from nation to nation. When Sharp Decisions was founded in the 1990s, the work culture was extraordinarily different; technology was not quite as optimized as it is today, working-from-home was not the norm, and many U.S. companies were not as globalized. Today, all of that has changed.  When there is a… Continue reading Why Ending the Global Covid-19 Crisis Should Be Everyone’s Concern

Sharp Decisions Awarded as a 2021 VETS Indexes Recognized Employer

Sharp Decisions is honored to be awarded as a VETS Indexes Recognized Employer. For nearly 10 years, Sharp Decisions has been dedicated to training and hiring veterans in competitive, high-tech jobs. With our industry-first VETS (Vocation, Education, and Training for Service Members) Program, we ensure that veterans are given the resources and respect they deserve.  Be… Continue reading Sharp Decisions Awarded as a 2021 VETS Indexes Recognized Employer

Memorial Day is a Time for Reflection and Action, Thoughts from CEO, Karen Ross

Memorial Day is a day of remembrance. It is a day to commemorate the fallen members of the military; a day dedicated to safeguarding their legacy. It is a day to reflect on the freedoms that are afforded to us, as much as it is a day to give back. President John F. Kennedy said it… Continue reading Memorial Day is a Time for Reflection and Action, Thoughts from CEO, Karen Ross

What it takes to be a Minority Woman Business Enterprise (M.W.B.E.) in High Tech

“We don’t move slowly like a battleship, we fly swiftly like a jet,” says Sharp Decision’s CEO, Karen Ross. Having an M.W.B.E. certification is an enormous feat. It requires diligence, perseverance, and a strong ability to adapt. At Sharp Decisions, Ross looks forward to address and challenge tech industry norms. She makes sure hired talent is as diverse… Continue reading What it takes to be a Minority Woman Business Enterprise (M.W.B.E.) in High Tech

How Sharp Decision’s Platoon-Based Training Encourages Career Growth for Vets

Problem-solvers, deadline-oriented, and quick-minded, veterans come with assets that make them valuable team players. Veterans at Sharp Decisions work best in cohorts, akin to platoons in the military. With this approach, we have found there is strength in teamwork.    When we say that we deploy our teams in a platoon approach, we are referencing the inter-disciplinary… Continue reading How Sharp Decision’s Platoon-Based Training Encourages Career Growth for Vets

Sharp Decisions Aids Staffing at New York State Vaccine Clinics

Sharp Decisions is excited to continue our collaboration with the New York State Department of Health in the distribution of the Covid-19 vaccine. As of May 18, 2021, New York State has fully vaccinated 52.6% of New Yorkers.  We are proud to be one of the more than 30 New York State staffing agencies committed to fulfilling clinic roles at vaccine sites,… Continue reading Sharp Decisions Aids Staffing at New York State Vaccine Clinics