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Hacker Tour 2013 Hits The Road

Meet the 2013 Hacker Tour bus! It’s official, the 2013 Hacker Tour is underway!  The bus is decked out in awesome bright orange and Readyforce blue so it will be hard to miss.  Here are some great pics of the bus and video from the team:  You can follow the bus here on the blogContinue Reading

Top Engineering Internship Programs Don’t Treat Interns Like Interns

Over on ERE.net, our CEO Alex Mooradian contributed a great article about the characteristics of a successful engineering internship program. Here’s an excerpt: Successful engineering internship programs have one thing in common: they simply ignore the word “intern.” From the recruiting process, entrusted workload to valued feedback loops, companies that invest in their interns asContinue Reading

Hours until LANHAMMER 2013

LANHAMMER 2013 is happening.  We’re very excited to be launching this unique event for Bay Area’s interns and eSports enthusiasts. The brackets are set, the prizes have arrived and now setup is underway with hours until game time. Please join us Saturday and Sunday, August 17th and 18th from 10AM to 9PM at Dogpatch WineWorks inContinue Reading

Wednesday Wisdom: Richard Branson “Screw It, Let’s Do It.”

“Screw it, let’s do it.” – Richard Branson Let’s go.Continue Reading

What Do Interns Spend Their Time Working On?

The stereotype of interns making copies and fetching dry cleaning all summer may still hold true at some companies but thankfully for most this is not the case.  According to NACE’s (The National Association of Colleges and Employers) 2013 Internship & Co-op Survey, the majority of interns are working on meaningful projects and only 1.9% of internsContinue Reading

Wednesday Wisdom: A Dream Is Just A Dream

This week’s Wednesday Wisdom: A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.  Now execute on that dream.Continue Reading

Wednesday Wisdom: Oscar Wilde “Education Is…”

Today’s Wednesday Wisdom is a gentle reminder from Oscar Wilde to go out and learn by doing. Happy Wednesday all! Continue Reading

Gamers Get Ready! Readyforce Announces LANHAMMER 2013 Bay Area’s Premier Gaming Competition

We’ve got a lot of things in the hopper over here, preparations for Hacker Tour 2013 are well underway and now we’re excited to announce LANHAMMER 2013.  It’s slated to be one of the biggest and one of the most exciting gaming competitions in California.  We’re expecting more than 2,000 engineering students to attend and meet upContinue Reading

Tips And Tricks On How To Conduct A Video Interview Like A Boss

How To Conduct A Video Interview Times they have a’changed. It is perfectly acceptable to interview a candidate from M.I.T. via Google Hangout or Skype while sitting in your office in Denver.  Technology bridges the physical distance and you can now interview top candidates regardless of where they call home at no extra cost toContinue Reading

Hacker Tour 2013 Finds The Best College Talent

Readyforce, The LinkedIn for College Students, Announces Hacker Tour 2013 We are super psyched to announce that the dates and college campuses for the second annual Hacker Tour are set.  The Hacker Tour 2013 is getting ready to roll and companies are snapping up the limited number of sponsorship opportunities. Even bigger this year, theContinue Reading