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Visualize your Linkedin, Facebook & Readyforce connections together (beta release)

This week, we launched a beta version of a cool feature code name “Readyforce bubbles”. Our new bubbles allow you to see your 3 degree connection paths between you and another person or company using your Facebook, LinkedIn and Readyforce networks. Give it a try and let us know what you think. We are notContinue Reading

Recruit Active & Passive Candidates – Search by Visa Status, Location, Github

We’ve excited to announce that we’ve added some advanced search capabilities to make it easier for you to find the right candidates for your internships and new grad positions. You can now search for active and passive candidates by their visa status. If a candidate’s visa status is an important aspect of your hiring process,Continue Reading

Message templates, download resumes and CSV too!

Introducing Message Templates We’re excited to tell you that you can now save your personal messages. No more copying and pasting! Save time by using message templates.     Don’t forget that you can select up to 50 students at a time and include your message. Tell students about your internships, new grad positions, upcoming events, andContinue Reading

Readyforce Launches Spring 2014 Campus Rep Program

Calling all marketing gurus, campus influencers, and startup-loving students: apply to be a Readyforce Campus Rep at your school for Spring 2014! We are looking for 2-3 self-starters per school who want to gain hands-on experience in marketing and entrepreneurship while significantly contributing to the growth of Readyforce. Here’s the job description and contact informationContinue Reading

Company Spotlight: WhitePages

When evaluating possible internships, engineering and computer science students with a passion for learning would be wise to put WhitePages at the top of their lists. That is if they really want to learn, write and push code during their summer months. Those that are happy to ‘fetch coffee’ need not apply because, well… thatContinue Reading

Readyforce Summer Internship Survey Winners!

A few months ago, we surveyed Readyforce students on what they thought of their summer internships.  As promised, we randomly awarded four students with prizes: two got a Raspberry Pi and two got a LeapMotion. Just for fun, we asked them to send us a photo of their reaction to the good news about winning.Continue Reading

Who Will Win ‘Best Commencement Speech of 2013′?

Over the weekend, Twitter CEO Dick Costolo did a great job in kicking off the race for the best commencement speech of 2013.  While delivering his 15 minute address to University of Michigan graduates, @DickC drew on his experience as a stand up improv comedian and kept everyone both entertained and inspired with his messageContinue 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