1. Beats Music, JP Morgan Chase, SalesForce, Yammer and Many More Join Another Successful Hiring Day

    Representatives from 37 companies, including Beats Music, J.P. Morgan Chase, Yammer, SalesForce and a diverse collection of small to mid-size companies, gathered at Hack Reactor for our latest Hiring Day. Employers compete to attend the event, in which students showcase their final projects, then conduct a series of 10-minute lightning interviews with employers. The day provides a hyper-efficient forum for our stellar candidates and a variety of top employers to suss each other out.

  2. Student uses Bourne Again SHell (Bash) to Automate Manual Process

    Graduate Gregory Lull ran into an issue where his only solution was to manually input the same data in file after file. He knew there had to be a better way. He figured out how to automate this manual process, and, even better, shared the solution in a blog post, so that others can learn from his effort. The post explores bash commands and how to use them to append multiple documents with for-loop structures, globbing and re-direction.

  3. SalesForce, Autodesk, Yammer & More: 24 Companies Gather at Hiring Day

    Representatives of numerous Bay Area tech companies gathered at Hack Reactor for Hiring Day on May 20, an event that brings together graduating Software Engineers and companies looking to hire. The event was a success for both students and employers. The consensus among companies that attended was that the students were quite impressive, and the format of Hiring Day was extremely efficient in facilitating connections. Hiring Day is every 7 weeks, with the next event on Tuesday, July 8.