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Pros and Cons of Working at a Startup

October 10, 2019
By
Chris Muir
If you’re thinking about working at a startup, be sure to consider all the positives and negatives. Can you handle long hours and risk in exchange for equity and big career advancement opportunities?
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Interviewing a Front-End Developer

October 8, 2019
By
Alex MacCaw
What are the best questions and interview tactics to use when hiring a front-end developer? A former Twitter and Stripe engineer explains his approach to interviewing and vetting engineers for front-end roles.
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Engineer’s Guide to US Visas

October 8, 2019
By
Alex MacCaw
For engineers attempting to move to the United States for work, securing a visa can be challenging and confusing. This guide explains the different types of US work visas available and how to secure one.
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Keeping an Open Mind during Your Job Search

August 22, 2017
By
The Underdog.io Team
Keeping an open mind during a job search can be difficult, especially when you feel the need to focus your priorities to find your dream job. It’s very easy to fall into the trap of writing off companies like …
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Landing My Dream Job at 7-Months Pregnant

June 28, 2017
By
Lauren Newton
Guest post by Lauren Newton, Recruiter for Facebook NYC. In the early spring of 2016, I found myself unexpectedly looking for a new job. I’d spent the past almost-two-years working at one of the fastest growing digital media companies …
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Four Advantages to Job Searching in Summer

June 22, 2017
By
Jaime Petkanics
With summer now upon us, you may be wondering whether to pause or delay your job search. While it’s true that the recruiting process can slow down during the summer months, my personal opinion is that the summer is actually a great time to look into new roles.
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Lever Integration for Companies

June 15, 2017
By
The Underdog.io Team
We’re pleased to announce yet another integration, this time with Lever, the makers of one of our favorite applicant tracking systems. We’ve been fans of Lever’s modern, design-centric product sense since they launched, and we think that …
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Greenhouse Integration for Companies

May 31, 2017
By
The Underdog.io Team
Today, we’re belatedly (and excitedly) announcing an integration with Greenhouse that allows companies to seamlessly import Underdog.io candidates into their Greenhouse dashboard. Greenhouse has built a comprehensive recruiting and applicant tracking product that dozens of our customers use …
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Slack Integration for Companies

May 17, 2017
By
The Underdog.io Team
A few months ago, we released a Slack application that allows our companies to share Underdog.io candidates with members of their Slack team. We’re opening up that integration today. In order to install this integration, your company needs …
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Recruiting a Diverse Team through Underdog.io

March 1, 2017
By
The Underdog.io Team
Founders and hiring managers at technology companies are increasingly recognizing that diversity is essential for producing inclusive, impactful products. As a company, we wanted to do our small part to help companies build more diverse teams.
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