Hiring Tips

9 Actionable Tips to Attract and Hire Top-Notch Developers in 2018

by Gonzalo January 08, 2018 Hiring, Hiring Advice

Finding the right developers for your company is laborious task. That’s why we put together a list of nine actionable

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Why Countries Need to Embrace Diversity if They Want to Thrive — Hiring Blog

by Jobbatical February 16, 2017 Talent

Just over two years ago I closed Jobbatical’s first round of financing — the angel round. Blue-eyed and determined to build my

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A Hopeless Romantic’s Guide to Recruiting in the Modern World — Hiring Blog

by Jobbatical February 14, 2017 Hiring

Careers are the new relationships. Everyone’s looking for The One, no one wants to settle, and playing the field is

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Culture shock: “That’s not the company I joined!”

by Jobbatical October 11, 2016 Talent

Culture Club: Does Your New Hire Belong? Culture shock isn’t just something talent experiences when they sign on to work

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Engineering Interview Questions of Onefootball — Hiring Blog

by Jobbatical October 04, 2016 Hiring

As part of an ongoing series of blog posts (last time we covered Jobbatical), we’re taking a closer look at

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Recruiting the Best Engineers in 30 Minutes

by Jobbatical October 04, 2016 Hiring

Engineering Interview Questions of Onefootball As part of an ongoing series of blog posts (last time we covered Jobbatical), we’re

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The Right Way to Attract the Wrong People

by Jobbatical September 20, 2016 Hiring

7 Secrets to Crafting a Killer Job Ad Qualifications are no guarantee of landing a good job, as this piece on

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Save Interview Time With These Knockout Questions

by Jobbatical September 13, 2016 Hiring, Hiring Advice

There are many kinds of knockouts. One of the better known is in boxing, where a KO (knockout) wins the

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What to Include in Job Description BEFORE the Job Description

by Jobbatical September 07, 2016 Hiring

Show candidates what’s behind the curtain Authors sometimes do it: write a “prequel” after they’ve published a novel, so people who

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Why Do Good People Quit Your Company?

by Jobbatical August 24, 2016 Hiring

Ciao, Adios, Sayonara, Pa, Auf Wiedersehen, Sampai Jumpa… Emily was an ideal hire: smart, ambitious, with the precise skill set you

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Google’s recruiting magnet attracts top talent like magic

by Jobbatical August 17, 2016 Hiring

This search engine finds great hires Search engines rock. From who snagged Olympic gold in 1976, to how to rebuild your

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The 13 Interview Questions We Ask at Jobbatical

by Jobbatical August 09, 2016 Hiring

Welcome to our new series of interview questions from different companies to help you hire better! This week we start

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6 Reasons to Hire Team Members Who Aren’t Like You

by Jobbatical August 02, 2016 Hiring

The end of your comfort zone Chantale, a French Canadian co-worker in our anglophone workplace, returned from her errand run with

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You signed the contract with a candidate. Now what?

by Jobbatical July 26, 2016 Talent

Do’s and Don’ts of Onboarding a New Hire Recruiting is challenging work, and a good recruiter is like gold bullion. Yet

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What Twitter, Medium, Airbnb, Netflix and Spotify can teach you about hiring engineers

by Jobbatical July 12, 2016 Hiring

Airbnb is a global hospitality company. Spotify is a music streaming service. Netflix streams video. And Medium is a content

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The Wrong Interviewer Can Scare Your Talent Away!

by Jobbatical July 05, 2016 Hiring

Who knows your company better than the CEO? When a communication manager needed a second interviewer for her candidate, she faced

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Don’t Lie in Your Job Description!

by Jobbatical June 16, 2016 Talent

That’s my kind of job! HELP WANTED: Well-funded startup seeks tech wizard for unparalleled opportunity. Sky’s the limit! Is the above

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4 successful entrepreneurs’ tips for hiring

by Jobbatical June 09, 2016 Talent

Successful entrepreneurs tend to have a few things in common. One of those unifying threads is their open-mindedness when it

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Not just about the money: how to attract top talent

by Jobbatical June 06, 2016 Talent

In the Harry Potter novels, a magical mirror reflects the heart’s desire of whoever gazes into it. Many businesses do

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Beyond the CV: Video cover letters help you find the best match

by Jobbatical June 02, 2016 Hiring

According to ÜberFacts, “The average Millennial will take over 25,000 selfies in his or her lifetime.” It seems as if

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If you have a good recruiter, be grateful

by Jobbatical May 30, 2016 Hiring

Everybody wants the moon: designers from Apple, engineers who’ve worked at Google and Facebook. The question is, why would these

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Build your team with local hires and global recruits

by Jobbatical May 26, 2016 Hiring

Sameness has its place, such as when a company is manufacturing microchips. A single slip-up can result in danger and

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3 Tips to Hire Right — Every Time

by Jobbatical May 18, 2016 Hiring

Hiring well is an art, but you don’t have to be Michelangelo to master it. Sourcing the right candidate in

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Hiring from abroad: Is it worth it?

by Jobbatical April 22, 2016 Hiring

Every business wants to conquer the world, but that’s not going to happen without a great team by your side.

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3 tips for writing an effective job ad

by Jobbatical April 07, 2016 Talent

It’s safe to say that most businesses spend far less time polishing job ads than they do perfecting their sales

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Having trouble finding talent? Hire internationally

You know how hard it is to find great talent locally. The best people are all over the world, so we’ve put together the Ultimate Guide to Hiring Internationally.