A Few Quick Links: Invisible Talent and Silicon Valley Diversity
Need some links for some quick tech reading? This new feature from CircleCI should help you out nicely.
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Welcome to our new weekly curated list of interesting stories, covering anything and everything in the industry, we collect and share a handful of links every Friday. Enjoy!
An important post, part of a larger conversation happening this week about diversity at Facebook and other large Silicon Valley companies. At CircleCI, we're excited to be actively working on reaching out and recruiting underrepresented groups.
The Big Lie: Tech Companies and Diversity Hiring
"So when tech companies talk about 'lowering the bar' by hiring minorities they are actually just saying they don't want to hire minorities since no one in tech actually has a bar that works very well in determining good versus bad hires regardless of ethnicity or gender."
The 10 Practices of Healthy Engineering Teams – Part 1
Great post from Carbon Five on engineering best practices - lots of great wisdom in here!
The history of 'this website is well-crafted' hints
"Which brings us to the modern day. What’s a big hint that a site is crafted by forward-looking web developers?" Fascinating reflection on leading indicators of cutting edge website development teams.
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