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LIVE Webcast: StartupLife2013 Presents What It’s Really Like to Work at Startup with Square and Soundcloud

Join technical leaders Paul Osman from Soundcloud and Zach Brock from Square on Tuesday, April 9th for an honest look at what life is really like inside a start-up- everything you have ever wanted to know about the culture, their key technical challenges, how to get a job at a startup (or decide if youContinue Reading

Top 10 Cities For New College Grads in 2013 and Companies That Are Hiring There

Forbes.com wrote an article today featuring Rent.com’s published list of the top 10 cities for new college grads to live in 2013.  My feeling is that if you have coding skills the world is your oyster (what does that mean anyway?). That said, you may want to move to a city where some of yourContinue Reading

Top 5 Things I Did to Get 5 Job Offers

The following post was submitted by one of our Readyforce students: Maxwell Elliott from Ohio State University. Maxwell connected with over 25 companies and received 5 job offers after creating a profile on Readyforce.  He recently accepted a position with Originate. Congratulations Maxwell!     When other students ask about how my job search isContinue Reading

More Good News for CS Interns

If you saw the post on the salaries for the 2012 graduating class and used that info to decide to major in CS, you are probably wondering now what am I going to do for an internship? Luckily, there’s tons of companies on Readyforce that are looking for interns.  We profiled some of them like: Facebook, 10gen, Box, and Chegg to nameContinue Reading

Company Spotlight: Originate

Originate wants to save brilliant college grads from the corporate world.  They want to save YOU from working for the big dark world of suits and cubicles.  They believe brilliant people belong at startups and they have just the company that smart, fun folks should work at. Part VC, part software house, Originate builds startups byContinue Reading

And The Winners Are…Rapsberry Pi Giveaway Announced!

Thanks to all our fans that entered last month’s giveaway for 10 Raspberry Pi’s.  We are looking forward to see what everyone uses them for. And the winners are: Jeff T.  from Ohio State Adriel K. from Boston University Ankush D. from University of Florida Conor O’D. from Notre Dame Toren S. from San FranciscoContinue Reading

What’s Your Major Worth?

Looking ahead to graduation and wondering what that first pay check is going to look like? Or maybe you’re about to declare your major and need a little help deciding.  You may want to take a peek at the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) recently published 2013 January Salary Survey.  The report looks atContinue Reading

Who Wants Pi? Raspberry Pi’s That Is…

It’s another giveaway for Readyforce students! Have you seen all the cool hacks people are building with these tiny super computers? There have been more than 1 million Pi’s sold over the past year, and folks continue to creatively push the envelop with how these credit-card sized computers can be used. We know that ReadyforceContinue Reading

Company Spotlight: Box

When a company graduates from ‘startup’ status, what happens to that fun and exciting work environment?  Well, if that company is Box, the cloud collaboration platform, the answer is: it only gets better.  For this week’s Company Spotlight, we spoke with Recruiting Operations Lead, Jennifer Nguyen about the exciting opportunities and life behind the scenes atContinue Reading

Company Spotlight: Chegg

Today’s company spotlight is with Amy Knapp, Director of Talent Management at Chegg. Currently they are looking to hire engineering and design interns as well as a handful of marketing interns for the 2013 summer. Read Chegg’s profile below and then connect with them via Readyforce!    As a new intern at Chegg’s  Santa Clara headquartersContinue Reading