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Whitney Ricketts
Whitney Ricketts
Whitney is Hired's Director of Content Marketing. Prior to joining Hired, Whit ran growth at NeonMob, communications at CreativeLive, and reality TV gossip reporting for Wetpaint.
February 23, 2017

The 3 Highest Paid Jobs in Tech (and 17 Skills That Get You Hired)

Hired’s 2017 Global State of Tech Salaries unearthed a number of fascinating findings about hiring trends around the world — including the highest paid jobs in tech, rising innovation hubs...

February 07, 2017

10 Books That Will Transform How You Think About the Future

Nothing has captured human attention — and imagination — as wholly as the internet. The internet is the focus and genesis of some of the world’s best writing, from the incredible Steven Levy-edited...

January 23, 2017

Time to Move to Canada? 10 Hot Startups Hiring Engineers

Ready to move to Canada? You're not alone. The number of people searching for jobs in Canada is up 58% over this time last year, according to job board Monster (via Wall Street Journal). Monster...

January 04, 2017

Freelancer 101: How to Set Up a Simple Accounting System

If you're a freelancer, you're technically your own business. This means you need a way to track your expenses and mileage, as well as how much money you earn and who hasn't paid your invoices. If...

December 19, 2016

New to Freelancing? 9 Things You Need to Know

Freelancers now make up 35% of the American workforce, per Freelancers Union’s Freelancing in America: 2016 report. And, according to a 2016 study by Intuit, that percentage is expected to increase...

December 13, 2016

14 Early Stage Bay Area Startups Poised for Hyper Growth

Early stage startups provide a one-of-a-kind career jolt you can’t find anywhere else. When you join a seed startup or an early stage company preparing to raise its Series A round, you’re...