Engineering Leadership Reads
HackerNews Hot Takes With Wes Part 1: Are Recruiters Lying About Remote?
Are Big Tech recruiters lying to candidates to fill open roles? Wes weighs in on this week's contentious HackerNews topic.
New Feature Drop: Mark Candidate As Hired
Woven's new feature – Mark as Hired – allows you to track the status of candidates during technical interviews. It even updates Slack when you change the status to "Hired".
Tech Interview Platform Woven Launches "Woven Match" and Lands $8m Investment to Make Hiring Developers Radically Better
Today, Woven, a tech interview platform for hiring engineers at software companies, announced that it’s launching “Woven Match”.
Managing Mental Health, With Micah Weaver
According to the Stack Overflow 2018 Developer Survey, nearly one in five developers say that they struggle with mood disorders, anxiety disorders, or both.
Leveling The Playing Field For Software Engineers
As a company that provides technical assessments, he says to try not to judge software engineers by their resumes. When hiring tech talent, degrees are less important than previous work experience and personal projects.
Joe Montana Scored 168% More Than His Entire Career Football Earnings On This One Deal
After hanging up his cleats, Montana found his way into venture capital and has spent the past six years investing in startups. Her's how he helped deliver a $42m touchdown.
Hooks added to Woven React Scenario
Hooks showed up with React 16.8. They’ve since become the modern standard to use state and other React features without writing a class
Hiring and Recruiting Great Software Engineers: The Ultimate Guide
Companies have a set of different expectations, with different needs at the time of their hiring. But some general tips and tricks can help tech companies spot talent when recruiting great software engineers.
Fake Paul Graham's 8 Habits of Highly Innovative Startups
Paul Graham is a computer scientist, venture capitalist, and essayist who has launched over 500 startups. I asked a GPT-3 AI tool what Paul Graham would say the key is to startups, and the response was...surprising.
12 Places to Find Remote Software Engineers
The global transition to remote work may have you wondering where to find remote software engineers. Read along as we discuss 12 job boards to find your the next great addition to your remote team.
The Ultimate Remote Tech Stack
We put together a list of 20+ great tools for your remote tech stack that will help you attract new talent and build strong teams, even if you're a new engineering manager.