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November 22, 2023

Get to Know Sophia Koehl, Partnerships Coordinator

Thanks for joining us! Let's start by talking about how long you’ve been with Hired and what your role entails.  Thanks for having me! My name is Sophia and I’ve been with Hired for two years. My...

November 03, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Stefan-Daniel Petcu, Vice President Lead Software Engineer

Start by telling us about your educational background! I went to the Polytechnic University of Bucharest where I studied Automatic Control and Computer Science. Having that Bachelor's degree...

October 19, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Nathaniel Stephenson, DevOps Engineer

Can you share a little bit about your educational background?  I have a Bachelor of Honours Degree in Animation Computerization and also have a certification in Terraform practice from...

October 16, 2023

The Power of Integration: 4 Reasons Why Your ATS and Hired Are Better Together

Streamline your hiring workflow and increase your placement rate! When companies deploy an Applicant Tracking System (or ATS) integration, they simplify process tracking to maximize efficiency. Keep...

September 26, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Gian Frangiamore, iOS Engineer in the UK

Can you share a little bit about your educational background?  For the most part, I'm self-taught. I did join a bootcamp that taught me the basic fundamentals of software development....

September 26, 2023

Get to Know Srilaya Yallapragada, Senior Software Engineer

Thanks for joining us! Let's talk about your career journey first. I have been with Hired for four years now (close to five!). In my role, I specialize in full-stack engineering. After...

September 07, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Leonard Barraugh, Security Engineer

Can you share a little bit about your educational background?  I have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from Virginia Tech and a Master's degree in Information Assurance and...

August 24, 2023

Hired Partner, JazzHR: A Powerful ATS for Small & Medium-Sized Businesses

Welcome to our spotlight series! Please tell us about yourself and JazzHR. Hi there, I’m Shea Shatto, Sr. Director of Technology Partnerships at Employ. Employ powers recruiting with...

August 11, 2023

Recruiting Agencies Pros & Cons: Why Hired is Best for Tech Hiring

You may have considered turning to recruiting agencies to fill tech and sales roles. Even when inbound candidates are plentiful, finding the right top talent is a challenge. However, are agencies the...

August 08, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Jack Bliss, Senior Software Engineer in the UK

Tell us a little bit about your educational background! I was self-taught from a young age as a hobbyist. My first job in software was freelance work for friends and family. I later attended...

July 27, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Myron Yao, Software Application Engineer

Thanks for joining! Let's start by talking about your educational background.   My Bachelor's Degree is in Computer Science from the University of British Columbia. I learned general...

July 20, 2023

Hired Partner, Ashby: An ATS to Unlock Hiring Excellence

Hired companies that integrate their ATS average a 46% better placement rate than non-integrated companies. With that in mind, we are excited to announce the launch of our new integration with...

July 06, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Abel Hernandez, Lead Product Manager

Let's start by discussing your educational background! I don't have a "traditional degree." I went to trade college for Audio Engineering and I have some unfinished semesters at city...

June 28, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Albert James, Full Stack Engineer

Please tell us a bit about your educational background!  I have a traditional background with a Bachelor's in Electronics & Communication Engineering and a Master's in Computer...

June 15, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Autumn Skerritt, Site Reliability Engineer in the UK

Let's start by talking about your educational background! I have a degree from the University of Liverpool in computer science. I have not attended any bootcamps but I do have the AWS...

June 01, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Evan Feliciano, Senior Product Designer

Can you share a little bit about your educational background?  I studied Marketing at the University of Pittsburgh. I started working in tech during and after college. Then, I completed...

May 18, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Karina Celis, Engineering Manager

Let's kick off by hearing a bit about your educational background!  I studied Computer Engineering in my hometown of Caracas, Venezuela at the University of Simon Bolivar. Later, I did a...

May 04, 2023

Hired Partner, Teamtailor: The Recruitment & Employer Branding ATS

Welcome to our spotlight series. Please introduce yourself! My name is Janelle Gates and I am the Partnerships Manager for North America at Teamtailor. I work closely with our partners to deliver...

May 03, 2023

Future-Proof Your Tech Career: How to Make Strategic Decisions (VIDEO)

These days, making strategic career decisions is often tied to conversations about “quiet quitting.” This term was coined in 2022 due to a mix of: Unclear expectations Few growth...

April 18, 2023

Hired Partner, Women in Innovation: Championing Women's Innovation in Work

Welcome to our spotlight series, please introduce yourself! My name is Ellen Hlozan, I am Toronto-based and I represent Global Partnerships for WIN: Women in Innovation. I specialize in design...

April 04, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight: Nathan Reynolds, Integration Engineer

Thanks for joining, Nathan! Let's start by talking about your educational background. I have a relatively traditional path in technology. I have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science. After...

March 29, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight: Rory Scott, Leader, Software Engineering

Let's kick off by talking about your educational background! I have a degree in Sociology and Media Studies. I am a self-taught/mentored software engineer and started in this industry in the...

March 16, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight: Adam Gerard, Senior Software Engineer

Can you share a little bit about your educational background?  My educational background is decidedly mixed. I have 40+ skill or knowledge-based industry assessments/certifications along...

March 06, 2023

Talent Acquisition Week Edition: Talk Talent to Me Feb '23 Recap

Catch up on the February 2023 episodes of Hired’s Talk Talent to Me podcast featuring recruiting and talent leaders who share talent acquisition strategies, techniques, and trends shaping the...

March 01, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight: Andre Almar, Site Reliability Engineer

Why did you choose Hired for your search? I liked the simplicity of the platform and processes in general. It's very easy to fill in your information there. The quality of the companies...

February 23, 2023

6 Reasons You Think You Don't Need Hired

Or, Why It Could Be Your Best Recruiting and Hiring Solution We meet a lot of people who think they understand what Hired is, and what we do. Truth is, there are a few misconceptions out...

February 16, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Decebal Dobrica, UK Software Architect

Why did you choose Hired for your search? Compared to other platforms I've tried, Hired stands out because of the quality of employers, especially those in London. Related: How to Get...

January 26, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Efrem T., Sr Software Engineer

Welcome, Efrem! Can you start us off by sharing a bit about your educational background?  I am an Electrical Engineer by training. I was excited on the impact of software and its scale....

January 10, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Manuel Cheta, Senior Software Engineer in the UK

Can you start by sharing a bit about your educational background?  After finishing Aerospace Engineering university courses I decided to go into the web development world instead. I am a...

January 05, 2023

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Robert Wells, Security Engineering Technical Leader in the UK

Please share a little bit about your educational background and which educational opportunities made the biggest impact on your tech career. I earned a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering...

January 04, 2023

Hired CEO Packs up 2022, Looks Ahead to 2023 in Tech & Sales Hiring

2022 brought big changes. The pandemic and ensuing lockdowns revised companies' and workers’ perceptions of remote or work-from-home roles. People moved all over the country to be closer to family,...

December 23, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight - Fred Campbell, Software Engineer in the UK

Can you share a little bit about your educational background? I earned a traditional degree in Experimental Psychology. I later trained in my late twenties as a Software Engineer through...

December 21, 2022

Get to Know Kreg Boyd, Senior Product Manager

Hi Kreg! We’re excited to kick off our Employee Spotlight Series. Let’s begin!  Thanks for joining us! Please share how long you’ve been with Hired and what your role entails.  I...

November 17, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Phillip Chan, Senior Software Engineer

Can you share a little bit about your educational background and what has made the biggest impact on your tech career? I have a traditional degree from UC-Berkeley. However, it’s not in...

November 10, 2022

Hired Partner, Blacks In Technology: Supporting Representation of Black People in Tech

Welcome to our spotlight series! Please introduce yourself and The Blacks In Technology Foundation. My name is Dennis Schultz and I am the Executive Director of the The Blacks In Technology...

November 02, 2022

Why You Should be Recruiting Laid Off Talent (+ 3 Key Strategies) 

Between shrinking labor force participation due to the pandemic and the “Great Resignation,” in which almost 50 million workers left their jobs, we've faced a whirlwind of a labor market. Now,...

November 01, 2022

How to Answer "Tell Me About Yourself" Confidently for Sales & CX Roles

To ace one of the most feared or misunderstood questions in interviews –  Tell Me About Yourself – keep reading… This common interview question, “tell me about yourself,” isn’t nearly as...

October 27, 2022

Hired Partner Localyze Simplifies International Hiring & Management

Welcome to our spotlight series. Please give us an introduction! Hi, I’m Lisa Dahlke, Co-founder and CRO of Localyze. Localyze offers a platform that simplifies all aspects of global...

October 21, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Miranda Waters, Software Engineer

Hi Miranda! Can you start by sharing a little bit about your educational background? I have my Bachelors degree in Nutritional Sciences. About 7 years after college, in 2019, I attended a...

October 17, 2022

6 Common FAQs from Jobseekers: Answers to Help You Prepare for & Dive Into the Job Search

How Hired Helps: Ask Me Anything: Pathrise Jobseekers asked and we answered! Hired teamed up with partner, Pathrise, an online program for tech professionals, to bring jobseekers an AMA-style...

October 13, 2022

Hired Partner, Workable: An ATS to Find & Hire Better Candidates, Faster

Welcome to our spotlight series! Mind kicking things off with an introduction? Glad to be a part of this! A quick bio on myself: I’m Trevor Schueren and I oversee our technology partnerships and...

October 12, 2022

Should You Disclose a Disability During Your Job Search? The Complete Guide

Searching for a new job can be a stressful, anxiety-inducing process for anyone. If you’re one of the 61 million U.S. adults (26% of the population) who lives with a disability, a job search can be...

October 06, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Ahmed El Bialy, Intermediate Software Developer

We're so excited to speak with you, Ahmed! Will start by sharing a little bit about your educational background? I have a Bachelor’s degree in Education with a major in Mathematics and a...

September 29, 2022

Hired Partner, Interview Kickstart: An Interview Prep School for Engineers

Welcome to our spotlight series! Please introduce yourself and the organization you’re representing. Hi there! I’m Nick Camilleri and I am the Head of Career Programs at Interview Kickstart - the...

September 22, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Simon Fisoye-Kings, Software Engineer in the UK

Can you share a little bit about your educational background and what opportunities impacted your tech career? I studied Computer Science, which can be seen as the traditional course. I...

September 15, 2022

Hired Partner, Techqueria: Resources & Support for LatinX Tech Professionals

Welcome to our spotlight series! How about an introduction of yourself and Techqueria for our readers? ¿Qué tal? I’m Alexis De Jesus, Events Director for Techqueria. A nonprofit organization that...

September 08, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Rodrigo Mejia Sanchez, Senior Software Engineer

We're excited to learn about your story, Rodrigo! Can you start by sharing a little bit about your educational background? My Bachelor’s is in Computer Science from Georgia Tech. I had a bit...

September 07, 2022

Interviewing After a Layoff? How to Be Confident & Become a Top Candidate

The third article in our series to help jobseekers bounce back better than ever… Once you’ve absorbed the news of a layoff, organized your financials, and taken the next steps to kick off your...

August 31, 2022

What are the Best Programming Languages to Get a Software Developer Job? (Video)

Hired & Exponent partner for engineering career advice video series Hired, along with our partner Exponent, recently completed a video series exploring such as what the best programming...

August 25, 2022

Hired Partner, Pathrise: 1-on-1 Mentorship, Training, & Advice for Tech Professionals

Welcome to our spotlight series! Please introduce yourself and the organization you represent. Thanks for the invite! I’m Kevin Wu, founder of Pathrise. We’re a venture capital-backed startup...

August 18, 2022

Hired Partner, SitePoint: A Learning Platform for Developers & Designers of All Levels

Welcome to our spotlight series! Please introduce yourself and SitePoint, the organization you represent... My name is Mark O’Neill and I’m the General Manager at SitePoint. We’re an Education...

August 15, 2022

What is DEI? How Does it Improve the Sales & Tech Job Search Process?

A survey of tech and sales talent revealed there’s some confusion around the acronym DEI, prompting some respondents to ask, “what is DEI?” In this article we’ll explain it as well as explain how...

August 11, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Ricardo Xavier, Software Engineer

Thanks for joining us, Ricardo! Can you share a little bit about your educational background? I have my Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and I later pursued a Masters degree in...

July 28, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight – Graham Hensley, Senior Engineering Manager

Hi Graham! Can you tell us about your educational background? I got a traditional degree in Computer Science several years before the introduction of the first iPhone. I taught myself...

July 21, 2022

Diversity Isn’t Optional: How 3 Talent Leaders Made DEI an Organizational Imperative

    All too often, organizations treat DEI initiatives as optional—but this approach couldn’t be worse for business. According to McKinsey, gender-diverse companies are...

July 21, 2022

Hired Partner, Leet Resumes: Effective, ATS-Optimized, Professional Resumes for Free

A well-formatted, data-driven resume or CV helps recruiters and engineering managers understand you better. Leet Resumes has written resumes for professionals from these companies and thousands...

July 15, 2022

Wayfair Invests in Technology Teams Across North America

Online Retailer Opens Four New Tech Hubs in Seattle, Austin, Toronto, and the Bay Area In order to continue to recruit the best technical talent from across North America, Wayfair announced in...

July 14, 2022

Hired Partner, Alchemy Code Lab: Prepares Students for Mid-level Software Development Roles

Alchemy’s unique program prepares students for mid-level software development roles with training that simulates on-the-job experience. Created by software architects and taught by senior devs,...

July 07, 2022

Hired Partner, Zinc: Transparency for Candidates & Privacy in Background Checking

Zinc believes in transparency for candidates and true respect for privacy in background checking. With an opportunity to redefine background checks and bring credibility and value back to...

June 30, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight - Sabarish Subramanian, Principal Software Engineer

Hi Sabarish - thanks for sharing more about your career path with us! Can you share a little bit about your educational background?  I have a Masters in Information Technology...

June 23, 2022

Hired Partner, HireSweet: Bringing Transparency & Efficiency to Clients & Jobseekers

France’s weekly selection of top tech talent is coming to Hired thanks to our new partnership with HireSweet, a tech talent marketplace committed to bringing transparency and efficiency for clients...

June 16, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight - Surya Ramaraj, Sr Software Engineer

Hi Surya - thank you for sharing your career path as a senior software engineer with us! Can you share a little bit about your educational background? I'm a non-immigrant on a work visa and I...

June 07, 2022

What’s the Deal with Web 3.0 & How Does it Affect Tech Talent?

Web 3.0 Seems to Be in Conversations Everywhere - What is it and How will it Affect Candidate Recruiting? If you’re in tech, you can’t avoid frequent mentions of Web 3.0. From 2021’s...

June 02, 2022

Get to Know Sam Friedman, SVP of People Strategy

Hi Sam! We’re excited to learn about your career journey. We have a lot of readers in the HR, recruiting, talent acquisition, and people teams space, who may aspire to a role like yours. Let’s...

May 26, 2022

Partner Spotlight: Coding Bootcamps & Non-Traditional Education for Tech Talent

Hire for skills, not status, with the help of Hired’s partners Hired’s 2023 State of Software Engineers report found an increasing number of jobseekers learning to code through...

May 23, 2022

One Team One Dream Corporate Offsite in Las Vegas Wins Big

After two long years, employees gathered at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel for the first corporate offsite since becoming a remote-first company. Scores of employees who’d only met over Zoom or Google...

May 19, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight - Kyle Mercer

From Warcraft 3 to the US Military to the Private Sector, Kyle Mercer is a Full Stack Engineer on a Mission Thanks for contributing to our blog! Can you share a little bit about your...

May 18, 2022

Interested in Sales Development? Jumpstart Your Sales Career with a Great SDR Resume

Chapter 2 of our Sales Resume Series: Sales Development Rep (SDR) Resume guidance. As a sales development representative (SDR), you know all about identifying high quality leads worth pursuing....

May 12, 2022

Hired Partner, General Assembly: Pioneer in Education & Career Transformation

Welcome to our spotlight series! Please introduce yourself and the organization you represent... Hello! I’m Lupe Colangelo, and I manage our employer partnerships here at GA. Prior to that, I...

April 21, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight - Sandy Zhu, Product Designer

From Finance and Marketing to Product Design, Sandy Zhu is creating a new path Can you share a little bit about your educational background I double majored in finance and marketing from...

April 20, 2022

Interested in a Tech Role? Here's Your Resume Guide

Ready to Land your Dream Job? It Starts with the Right Tech Resume Believe it or not - resumes evolve over the years. There are now many variations on the classic style. We'll dive into many of...

April 14, 2022

Hired Partner: Diversability: Community & Allyship for Disabled People

Welcome to our spotlight series! Please introduce yourself and the organization you’re representing. Hello! My name is Whitney Bailey, I’m the Director of Operations for Diversability...

April 07, 2022

Customer Experience Candidate Spotlight - Hunter Weber

What led you to pursue a career in sales or customer experience roles? I was always told I had the personality for sales, for better or for worse. While I never pursued the standard sales...

April 01, 2022

Hired Partner, Geekhunter: Brazil's Leading Programmer & Developer Marketplace

GeekHunter is providing thousands of opportunities to jobseekers while sustaining a network of connections between people in tech and diverse companies around the world. GeekHunter exists to...

March 31, 2022

Hired Partner, Remote: Pay & Manage Workers Around the World

No matter where your team lives and works, Remote’s best-in-class global employment solutions provide the best experience for your workers.  Remote empowers companies of all sizes to hire...

March 24, 2022

Tech Candidate Spotlight - Rina Joy Abu - Remote Software Engineer for SEMPRE

Inspired by the pandemic, Rina transitioned from medical coding to software coding, thanks to General Assembly Courses Which educational opportunities have made the biggest impact on your...

March 17, 2022

How We’re Supporting Ukraine

Ways to help the people of Ukraine with work and other support Note: Because the situation in Ukraine is active, and evolving, we’ll be updating this blog as an ongoing reference.  Our...

March 17, 2022

Hired Partner, Lever: A Leading Talent Acquisition Suite

Lever makes it easy for talent teams to reach their hiring goals and to connect companies with top candidates. Lever’s recruiting software tackles the most strategic challenge that companies...

March 15, 2022

How to Answer "Tell Me About Yourself" Interview Question for Tech Talent

How to ace the number one question in interviews for tech roles, like software engineers - “Tell Me About Yourself”  Regardless of whether you’re a software engineer, a data scientist, a web...

March 10, 2022

Hired Tech Candidate Spotlight - Paula Muldoon, Senior Software Engineer for Zopa in the UK

Transitioning from music to coding, Paula's a born composer - Here's her career journey to engineering We understand you started in a different field or pivoted from a different type of...

March 03, 2022

Hired Partner, Per Scholas: Providing Tech Training for Underrepresented Communities

Helping launch tech careers across the US through professional development, tuition-free training, and partnerships, Per Scholas supports diverse talent and DEI goals. Welcome to our...

February 24, 2022

Hired Tech Candidate Spotlight - David Achee

After using Hired at a startup to find tech talent, David used Hired again to find his own remote software engineer role at Lattice Congrats on your new role! How did you first hear about...

February 17, 2022

Hired Partner, Baddies in Tech: Empowering Careers of Black & Brown Women in Tech

What began as a small effort by Founder, Allie Tsahey to connect with other women who were facing similar career challenges as the “only” in their work environment, has since grown into...

February 16, 2022

Hired Sales Candidate Spotlight - Simon Asraf

Congrats to Simon, who found his new remote sales account executive role through Hired! Can you share a little bit about your educational background? What led you to pursue a career in...

February 10, 2022

Hired Candidate Spotlight - Andrew Yee

Now a Software Engineer 3 in sunny California, Andrew found his remote role at TrueCar through Hired Hi Andrew! We'd love to hear about your background! What has made the biggest impact on...

February 03, 2022

Hired Partner, Sales Impact Academy: The Leading Revenue Education Provider

Quickly grow the expertise of sales teams with resources from Sales Impact Academy Sales Impact Academy is the leading education solution for go-to-market teams, developed by industry experts to...

January 25, 2022

Hired Candidate Spotlight: Razvan Muscalu, Software Engineer at Dojo

Now a Software Engineer in the UK, Razvan Muscalu found his new role through Hired Can you share a little bit about your educational background? In high school, I specialised in maths. At...

January 20, 2022

Hired Partner, Oyster: Hire, Pay, & Care for Teammates Across the Globe

Oyster is a distributed talent management platform rapidly revolutionising the way companies access the global talent market. With Oyster companies can hire employees compliantly around the world...

December 20, 2021

Hired Candidate Spotlight: Eugene Matvejev, Tech Lead at Discovery Inc.

Congrats to Eugene, Who Found a Great UK Tech Role at Discovery Inc.! Above, Eugene poses a question to a panel at a Meta (formerly Facebook) office meetup. We’re excited to spotlight Eugene...

December 14, 2021

Hired Releases “2021 List of Top Employers Winning Tech Talent”

AI-driven tech and sales career marketplace Hired ranked US and UK companies across equity, efficiency, and transparency in hiring processes Hired, the leading AI-driven hiring marketplace...

December 02, 2021

Hired Partner, Blockchain Training Alliance: Leader in Blockchain Training & Certification

Demand for Blockchain technologists is going up as multiple startups and enterprises are looking to achieve efficiencies and create new business models enabled by the Blockchain technologies....

November 18, 2021

Hired Partner, 2U: Online Higher Education for Career Advancement

2U, Inc. is a diverse collection of individuals worldwide who share a common belief that higher education can unlock human potential and address the critical needs of society. For more than a...

October 21, 2021

Hired Partner, Enhancv: The Resume Builder Helping You Tell Your Story

Welcome to our spotlight series! Please tell us about yourself! I’m Yasaman, Product Manager at Enhancv. I joined the team about a year ago and couldn’t be more proud and excited about Enhancv’s...

October 07, 2021

Hired Partner, Boolean: An Online Tech Academy

Boolean is redesigning the future of tech education with an intensive 6 month full-time course. Across 700+ hours of learning, Boolean’s mission is to modernise and democratise tech education,...

September 20, 2021

Tech Candidate Spotlight: Jason Awbrey, Engineering Manager at Tanium

Working with over three million candidates on the Hired marketplace, we celebrate diversity in the career paths, experiences, and skills people bring to the table. Professionals are more than their...

September 10, 2021

Hired Partner, Sista Circle: Black Women in Tech: A Solidarity Group

Sista Circle:BWiT is a solidarity group dedicated to supporting the work of Black Women in the technology industry from across the Diaspora. We spoke with Creative Director, Isabel...

August 26, 2021

Hired Partner, Makers: Europe's Original Coding Bootcamp

Makers is Europe’s original coding bootcamp. We spoke with Jaye Hannah, Content and Campaigns Manager at Makers.  Welcome to the Spotlight, would you mind introducing yourself? Hi! I’m...

August 18, 2021

Your DEI Hiring Goals Checklist: 10 Ways To Stay Accountable

10 Diversity & Inclusion Strategies with Clear Actions and DEI Goal Results for Your Plan DEI goals are often a journey, not a destination. Improving the representation of diverse groups...

August 18, 2021

Get to Know - Hired CTO Dave Walters

Hired spotlight on Chief Technology Officer 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...

August 12, 2021

Hired Partner, Criteria: Professionally Developed Pre-Employment Tests

Criteria is a leading provider of professionally developed pre-employment tests, dedicated to helping you make better talent decisions through multidimensional assessments. We spoke with Director of...

July 29, 2021

Hired Partner, Techqueria: Empowering Latinx Professionals to Succeed in Tech

Techqueria is a nonprofit organization that serves the largest global community of Latinx professionals in tech with 15,000+ members and allies. We sat down with Community Marketing Director, Jasmin...

July 15, 2021

Hired Partner, Exponent: An Interview Prep Platform

Exponent is the interview preparation platform for everyone in tech. We spoke with Stephen Cognetta, one Exponent’s Co-Founders.  Welcome to the Spotlight, would you mind introducing...

June 29, 2021

Hired Partner, QTBIPOC Design: Empowering LGBTQ+ BIPOC Designers

QTBIPOC Design empowers LGBTQ+ BIPOC designers with education, mentorship, and networking opportunities. By educating and empowering marginalized communities through workshops and masterclasses,...

May 21, 2021

Hired Partner, CodeYourFuture: Developer Training for Refugees

CodeYourFuture (CYF) is a UK based non-profit organisation that trains socially excluded people as Web Developers and helps them find work in the tech industry. We spoke with Alec McCrindle, Design...

October 03, 2019

15 Resume Design Ideas for Designers & Creatives Who Want to Stand Out (+ Examples)

Gone are the days when job candidates focused on preparing for an interview rather than creating a resume. Back then, a resume was nothing but a Word doc, listing your education, skills, and job...

April 26, 2018

Feature Spotlight: Interview Process Alerts and Engineering Manager Positions

How frustrating is it to lose a great candidate to another company mid-process? Hearing this same pain from many of our Hired customers led us to recently launch Interview Process Alerts that help...

March 22, 2018

March Feature Spotlight: Market Salary Data and Jobvite Integration

We have a few great updates for you in this month’s Feature Spotlight. Both are enhancements to existing features that customers already love, so if you haven’t used them yet, be sure to log in to...

March 13, 2018

To Build Rapport with Your Manager, Use These 4 Strategies

Change is inevitable. Whether it’s a new city, new job, new role or a new boss, your ability to adapt to your reality will indefinitely impact your success long term. For many, their career plays a...

February 15, 2018

February Feature Spotlight: Project Manager and IT roles, and more

Welcome to the brand new Hired feature spotlight blog post. Each month, we’ll share some hot new features that have hit the platform recently, or revisit a few important updates that you might have...

April 08, 2017

Can Generation Z Close the Wage Gap?

Some 50 years ago, the Women’s Liberation Movement brought the issue of equal pay and equal opportunity to the forefront of public awareness, and attempted to empower women in the workplace. Since...