remote job

May 24, 2019

What It Takes To Land A Remote Job

I was asked to spend more time discussing remote working and distributed companies. This is a sensitive subject since I do understand most companies which deny the benefits of remote working. The entire organization has to be set up for remote. Management should understand and have the instruments in place to manage remote staff. People

how to apply for a job

March 24, 2019

Job Descriptions Are Fake – Here’s How to Apply For a Job

The hiring process is broken – and we know that. ❕72% of hiring managers believe they are giving candidates clear job descriptions ❕36% of candidates say that is what they experience ❕55% of candidates report frustration with the recruitment process ❕71% of employers have discovered misstatements in resumes ❕40% of them even found a required

social networks

March 17, 2019

What Is Wrong With Social “Networks”?

I still recall the forum days, IRC, ICQ/MSN, MySpace and a lot more. Social media is supposed to be about social networking and keeping in touch with people. Over the past couple of years, I don’t see that happening. Most interactions are monologues, people maintain accounts without really using them, touching base with folks is

university degree

August 5, 2018

Do You Need a University Degree to Be Successful?

I’m the CEO of DevriX, a team of 40, building high scale WordPress applications. So full disclosure, I’ve spent four years at the university and I still haven’t gotten my diploma. I have a few credits left and I don’t really find it to be a major priority going there, taking the final exams and