Best Practices for Hiring Software Developers

“When I find an employee who turns out to be wrong for the job, I feel it’s my fault because I made the decision to hire him.” – Akio Morita

Attracting and Engaging Software Developers

“If you hire good people, give them good jobs, and pay them good wages, generally something good is going to happen.” – James Sinegal

Precision Strategies for Sourcing Software Developers

“Acquiring the right talent is the most important key to growth. Hiring was — and still is — the most important thing we do.” – Marc Bennioff

How Layoffs, Remote Work & AI Reshape The Hiring Process For Software Developers

Even Elon Musk said he does “not know what the hell is going on” with the global economy.

5 Tips for Developers working Remotely and perhaps Asynchronously

Times are a-changin’, remote work for the most part seems to be here to stay, or at least a hybrid version of it. As a result, we get to continuously re-visit how we work out loud, collaborate and manage our time.

For some of us, this sounds like an exciting opportunity, and for others this sounds overwhelming – cue going down a rabbit hole of YouTube videos to avoid thinking about it.

How Should Startups Deal With Technical Debt? Here Are 3 Different Founder Approaches

Deciding what to do about technical debt can be as thorny as tackling any other kind of debt. Spending substantial amounts of time and money to rebuild or clean up old code can be difficult to justify or explain, particularly to less technical co-founders or investors who are just focused on getting something out the door. At the same time, paying down technical debt can save you loads of pain in the long run.

Forking, Fixing, & Using a Flutter (Monorepo) Package

“While working on his HOP, Noland Germain ran into a blocking bug in Flutter while building his Flutter app. Noland walks us through how he was able to fix the bug.”

Proven Technology or New Tech? 3 Tips for Startups

“Deciding whether to use off the shelf software or investing time and energy into building your own tools from scratch can be one of the most difficult choices a startup makes in its early days. That goes double for technical founders who like to build and want to come to market with something special.”

Advocating for Women in the Tech Space

Everyone can be an ally for women in tech. What you can do to support and advocate for women in the tech field may not be so obvious but that’s okay because we’re here to help you be a better ally for anyone who identifies as a woman.

Top Book Recommendations from our Engineers (and other team members)

We have a slack channel dedicated to books recommended by our Engineers and other team members. It’s a great source of new reads and a way to pique interest on topics we might never have thought to read about (like pirates….real ones). Here are some of our top picks, based on Slack engagement.