Work After Covid: Are Remote Video Game Jobs the New Norm?

It's no surprise that recruiting trends show one of the most significant shifts in the modern workforce. The pandemic has impacted us all in different ways, but we are still learning about the long-term effects of COVID-19 and what it means for the future of video game recruiting. For the most part, the unknown surrounds

2021-09-08T18:59:20+00:00September 8th, 2021|

How Recruiting Companies Save Clients Money and Add Value to Their Business

A recruiting company does more than hire talent. They create a bridge between clients and job seekers that allows companies to scale, retain employees, and save time and money in the hiring process. By partnering with clients, we become their advocates in the hiring process. This is beneficial for several reasons, including:    1. Value

2021-08-19T20:10:24+00:00August 19th, 2021|

Monthly 5×5 Game Job Update with Justin Stark: Episode 2

August 2021 Video Game Job Update from DAM Agency DAM’s General Manager Justin Stark dives into the 5 hottest game job opportunities for video game recruiting across the 5 key product development disciplines in games, namely: 1. Software Engineering 2. Art & Animation 3. Game & Level Design 4. Production 5. Product Management The goal

2021-08-10T19:56:45+00:00August 10th, 2021|

2021-2022 Recruiting Trends: What to Expect in The Gaming Industry

It’s safe to say the past fifteen months have reshaped workforces and had significant impacts on recruiting. As we ease back into the office after more than a year away, many business leaders are forced to decide between keeping employees remote or returning them to an onsite office. The unexpected shift has caused us to

2021-08-04T18:00:39+00:00August 3rd, 2021|

DAM FAQ: The Current State of Remote Employment in the Games Industry (Ep. 3)

T.J. Summers, President & Founder of DAM Agency, answers some of the most frequently asked questions surrounding DAM client and candidate services.  Where does DAM add value to the games industry? The answer is simple: advocacy in video game recruitment. We provide job seekers with the tools, resources, and information surrounding both the hard and

2021-07-15T19:18:16+00:00July 15th, 2021|

Top Tips for Job Searching in the Games Industry: Episode 3

Job Search Tip #3: Showcase your results  Alex Caldwell, recruiter and account manager with Digital Artist Management (DAM), shares her advice on searching for jobs in the video game industry. Alex will be sharing even more tips on her new YouTube series to help job seekers in the gaming industry improve their chances of getting

2021-06-29T19:39:39+00:00June 29th, 2021|

Top Tips for Job Searching in The Games Industry: Episode 1

Alex Caldwell, recruiter and account manager with Digital Artist Management (DAM), shares her advice on searching for jobs in the video game industry. Alex will be sharing even more tips on her new LinkedIn series to help job seekers in the gaming industry improve their chances of getting hired for positions while avoiding inevitable mistakes

2021-06-08T20:19:29+00:00June 8th, 2021|

Bi-Weekly 5×5 Game Job Update with Justin Stark: Episode 1 

Justin Stark, general manager at Digital Artist Management (DAM), has launched the 5x5 Job Update—a new bi-weekly video series that announces new job openings in the games industry.  At any given time, DAM focuses on approximately 150 programming jobs and other video gaming positions throughout the United States and Canada. These clients who work with

2021-05-17T22:24:32+00:00May 17th, 2021|

FREE EBOOK: Candidate Quick Start Guide 2021

FREE EBOOK: Candidate Quick Start Guide 2021 Our full Candidate Quick Start Guide is a step-by-step guide to help job seekers and potential game hires understand the video game recruitment process. The candidate’s guide takes a deep dive into the following aspects of video gaming recruiting with DAM: Resume +

2021-05-13T19:02:57+00:00May 13th, 2021|

FREE EBOOK: Employer Quick Start Guide to Hiring Game Talent

Our full Employer Quickstart Guide is a step-by-step guide to help clients and potential game recruiters understand the video game recruitment process. The employer's guide takes a deep dive into the following aspects of video gaming recruiting with DAM: Service selection Kickoff & DAM account management Candidate review Scheduled interviews & feedback Hire/onboarding About DAM

2021-04-23T20:46:10+00:00April 23rd, 2021|