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How Sendwithus Created a Student Coding Event - HR Open Source

All of the local tech talent was moving away after university so we wanted to target something towards recruitment. We saw a need for an event that could connect University students to the local tech community to educate them on the job prospects within Victoria. A major contributor to the local talent pool are the students that graduate from the University of Victoria’s Computer Science and Engineering departments.

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How Greenhouse Grew by Activating Their Employees - HR Open Source

You’d think that for being a recruiting company, we’d have a perfect recruiting process from the very beginning. Quite the opposite actually. We almost missed our hiring goals by 40% in our first year of hyper-growth! It all began in July 2015, when we sat down to forecast our hiring needs for the remainder of the year. At the time we had 50 employees. The forecast said we needed to be at 175 by the end of the calendar year in order to hit our aggressive business goals. Based on our historical recruiting capacity, we could probably end up at 70 if we kept going as-is. That just wasn’t going to work.

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