May 16, 2016
It’s been awhile since we conducted IndiaHacks 2016, India’s largest developer hackathon, and I think the event hangover has subdued. All this while lots of people have reached out to us, asking for suggestions or tips, on conducting hackathons. After having been part of so many hackathons myself, it’s safe to think that I can […]
May 11, 2016
It was one of those Friday evenings when all I’d want to do is laze on a couch in a cafe with a friend and watch the match over a couple of drinks. The friend is my regular companion and even the people at the cafe have started recognizing us; not because we are regular […]
April 4, 2016
This article is a re-post of a wonderful article that I just came across on Funkatron. It is a great piece of advice for developers, the points are evident to all but still we somehow manage to look past them. Have a look, they are worth considering: Empathy is your most important skill. Practice it with […]
March 7, 2016
Bright minds exist everywhere and technological expertise is an abundance, what usually falls short is the correct recognition, strengthening and harnessing of these skills. The NASSCOM IT service council has thus taken up an initiative to enhance technology skills by providing a platform to showcase them. They are inviting and rewarding highly skilled people in […]
March 6, 2016
President Trump signed two bills in February 2017, aiming to boost the number of women in STEM. He said, “Currently, only one in every four women who gets a STEM degree is working in a STEM job, which is not fair.” (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics when taught and applied in an interdisciplinary approach are […]
March 6, 2016
A boomerang is a hire who has worked with your company before. He/she left for whatever reason and has come back to your company once again to fill a relevant position. I think it is important to understand the importance of boomerang hiring as the job industry has drastically changed in the last 10 years […]
March 3, 2016
Since the inception of HackerEarth, our endeavour has been to get the right people join the right jobs. With so much emphasis on pedigree in our current job market, we understand the need of a helping hand who will understand that skills matter more than the source of education and we strive to cater to […]
March 1, 2016
The growth of a company is directly impacted by the talent it hires. As top talent is highly coveted and most sought after, companies are likely to face stiff competition in hiring them. Recruitment is a long process and requires a considerable amount of effort and resources. The average length of the recruitment process varies […]
February 24, 2016
I just saw that beautiful dress that I was ogling at yesterday. And guess what, I saw it on a technical blog I was reading. How does the blog know my preference? Well, the answer is machine learning. The ability of a computer or a device to detect patterns and behave accordingly without being explicitly […]
February 23, 2016
Apple! What comes to your mind when you hear this? The red fruit that keeps the doctor at bay or the high-end phones and Mac computers that make everyone drool? Both I believe, but the latter is definitely the stuff of our dreams. Who knew that a company which started in a garage will become the […]