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August 18, 2021

Get to know - Hired CTO Dave Walters

Tell us about your career journey. I graduated from SUNY Stony Brook with a BS in Mathematics. In my final year of studies, I started to form an interest in software development and took some...

August 05, 2021

Video Interviews 101: How To Impress In The Digital Age

You passed your phone screen with flying colors. Next up? The (often-dreaded) video interview. How do you develop a rapport with the recruiter or hiring manager through a screen? We'll cover 12 tips...

September 16, 2020

Knowing What You Want So You Can Find a Job You Love

Searching for a new job can feel like a daunting task, especially if you weren’t expecting to or have been out of the market for a long time. Before navigating interviews, you may be creating a...

May 19, 2020

Job Searching? Online Networking Strategies to get you Started

Embracing our new realm of human connection doesn’t have to feel impersonal or distant. You can and should be forming new social ties online as a job seeker. Now more than ever, it’s acceptable to...

April 02, 2020

An Extrovert's Guide to Remote Work

Because of COVID-19 many of us are now in a position where we’re working full-time remote for the first time ever. As someone who thrives on human interaction in an office setting, working at home...

January 28, 2020

3 Habits of Successful Software Engineers

Whether you’re a seasoned software engineer or new to the craft, there are a number of things—beyond simply delivering great code—which can impact your success in a role. While it may be tempting to...