Randi King's Blog

Community Building: Women in Tech

I made a new friend the other day. Her name is Megan Wilson. She lives in Kentucky. She emailed me. And she shares the same passion around workplace gender equality in tech as I do.

Megan's email alerted me to some research she has done around the gender gap in tech and its detriments. A number of things really jumped out at me on the following infographic and, with permission, I've shared it below. Namely:

By Randi King, Director of People
December 2, 2015

Interns: Instantaneous Toadness

I love our interns. Bringing groups (or individuals) of new minds into our lilypad is one of my favorite parts of my job. Our commitment to our internship program is something that I routinely bring up in my social and professional circles.

By Randi King, Director of People
September 29, 2015

Our Interns Love Us Almost as Much as We Love Them

Metal Toad's Internship Program has grown leaps and bounds since I arrived last year.

By Randi King, Director of People
March 13, 2015

Stack Overflow Careers 2.0

I hesitate to review Stack Overflow Careers 2.0, but I'm so excited I just can't hide it. I imagine that this is what the early adopters of LinkedIn felt. Actually - scratch that. LinkedIn hadn't become a trusted name with candidates across the world before it was carefully opened up to all of the recruiters in the world. For those of you who don't know, apparently Stack Overflow has been a dependable forum for techno-geeks for quite some time. A place to earn badges and reputation points by asking and answering technical questions accurately and thoughtfully.

By Randi King, Director of People
August 13, 2014

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