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Recruiting top talent? 'Spray and pray' is NOT the way to go!

Posted by Tushar on Jul 12, 2017 6:26:43 PM

Whether you are a multinational, a rapidly growing mid-sized business or a teething startup, recruitment is bound to be one of your perennial business challenges. Digital presence and social media outreach have made it easier for your HR or recruitment agency to garner mass interest in your job requirement. However, that does not necessarily guarantee that you will find your ideal candidate. “Spraying and Praying” may have its benefits, but it doesn’t work in recruitment anymore. Here is why you need a definite recruitment strategy.

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Performance Tips for a Rails Stack

Posted by Mary Pereira on Aug 16, 2016 12:19:08 PM

Watch Althaf Hameez, Lead Engineer at Grab, do a quick presentation on the performance tips they use at Grab for a rails stack.

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Programmers Beware - UX is not just for designers

Posted by Mary Pereira on Aug 11, 2016 3:13:08 PM

Perhaps one of the biggest missed opportunities in Tech in recent history is UX.

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5 Must-Haves In Any Tech Professional's Résumé

Posted by HackerTrail on Jan 5, 2016 2:12:49 PM

1. Explain your work history.

Do so in terms of the value you delivered, not the feature specifications. Don't write "wrote scheduling feature." Compare that to, "Wrote scheduling automation tool that dramatically improved sales staff productivity - increased meetings scheduled by 32% and reduced sales call time by 14%." Most resume reviewers at the 'top of the hiring funnel' are not technical so won't understand scheduling, but they do understand creating a more productive sales staff!

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3 Tips On How To Attract Gen Ys To Join Your Company

Posted by HackerTrail on Dec 30, 2015 6:30:11 PM

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Welcome to HackerTrail's blog!

Posted by Tushar on Jul 28, 2015 12:41:44 PM

Hola folks!

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Topics: job, career, HackerTrail, skill, Uncategorized