Professionals and recent grads alike come to Startup Institute seeking a better understanding of the hiring process. There are so many unknowns that make navigating the process a guessing game: “What skills are most important to this company? What type of job experience do they want to see?” (more…)
It’s easy to say that the success of a startup company depends on the people behind it – those gifted individuals who conceptualized and founded their thriving business. But let’s not forget the support team that surrounds such individuals whose vital contributions propel the company to further advancement. They, too, are crucial to the success of the company. (more…)
Your first social media campaign is up and running, and you’re proud of all the work you’ve done. You can spend a little bit of time basking in your accomplishment, but you also need to be aware of the work you have ahead as the campaign continues.
“My professor—my mentor—he said, ‘you have no future in violin, but you know what I think you’re good at? Photography,’ and even then, I was only taking pictures on my phone and one of those point and shoot cameras. He said, ‘I think you have a really good eye for things. I think you should invest in a camera and start taking pictures,’ and it was the best advice he ever gave me.” (more…)
If you want to ace your first web development interview, you need to be willing to do your research. (more…)
Life is full of risks, often in ways and forms of which we’re not even aware. For career changers, especially those beginning a new adventure joining a startup company, the reward is worth the risk.
Have you ever tried to buy a product on your smartphone only to find that the text is too hard to read or the page cuts off? Maybe you have tried to show a friend something interesting on your tablet, only to be frustrated when the page doesn’t lay out as nicely as it did on your laptop? Responsive web design is about using HTML and CSS to allow users to view the same web page on multiple devices with ease.
As the growth manager for the on-demand workspace company Breather, Sidney Baptista gets to work in a rapidly evolving field. However, his career path wasn’t always pointing him toward this role. Instead, a significant change took him into the world of marketing.