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Malieka Bundy, Senior CRM Consultant, accepted our LinkedIn invitation to build her network at a recent event in San Francisco with our partners at Checkr.
In this video, she shares her strategy on how to get more diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
She believes that more diverse and qualified people should be in positions of authority.
Malieka is doing her part to open doors for those who are looking to fill the spots.
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By the way, Checkr is hiring!
Some open roles include:
- Director of Engineering
- Director of Product Management
- Strategic Partner Manager
- Quality Assurance Associate
- Fair Chance Development Manager
- Litigation Counsel
- Senior Technical Writer
- DevOps Engineer
- Data Scientist
- Data Engineer
- Data Analyst
- Director, People Business Partner
- Database Reliability Engineer
...and dozens more!
Learn more and apply here.
The pandemic's impact on collaborative software company Quip's technical recruiting team started slowly.
First, their roster of engineering interviewers started to dwindle as rising concerns about COVID-19 led some of them to start working from home in January and February, remembers technical recruiter Grace Kim. "We needed to rethink how we conducted our onsite interviews with a limited pool," she says.
Brittany Boardman went to her first interview with Stack Overflow without expecting much.
"I'm not technical, I'm not an engineer. And I wasn't necessarily looking [for a new job]. But Stack just blew me away," says Brittany of her first exposure to the company behind the world's largest and most trusted software developer and technologist community. "The people I met that day seemed like they genuinely liked coming to work. There was this cohesive belief in what the company was doing. I was converted pretty quickly after that interview—Stack was somewhere I wanted to join."
7 Tips from SoftwareONE's Khristy Young
Khristy Young is used to working hard.
She came to the U.S. from the Philippines at 19, computer science degree in hand, and landed her first job in tech, working in frontline support, at 21.
Balancing two full-time jobs — as a mom and [insert your title here] — has never been easy. Add to that the stress of the holiday season and a global pandemic, and your brain may well feel ready to explode.
If you're feeling overwhelmed these days, you're not alone. Hear how Ping Del Giudice, Director of Revenue Operations at Chainalysis and mother of two, has been coping amidst the chaos. (Spoiler alert: she's perfected her multitasking skills.)
What are your best work-life integration tips during this challenging time? Let us know in the comments.
Learn more about Chainalysis' culture here!