Protect Against Bias While Hiring

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I believe that hiring someone can be an act of social justice, if it is done in a way that protects against bias. This seems to be true especially in our diversity-challenged industry. I want to do everything I can to fulfill this belief. As Google found out, even well-intentioned people can have unconscious bias…. Read more »

The best interview questions aren’t questions: why project-based interviews should be part of your process

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This is part one of a 2-part series on project based interview questions.  This first installment is for employers looking to make projects part of their interview process.  Stay tuned next week for the second part for employees to ace a project-based interview. What are the best interview questions you currently use? Is there a… Read more »

Safari Books Online is Hiring: Manager, Customer Service (Sebastopol, CA)

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Manager, Customer Service This position is based in Sebastopol, CA. Safari Books Online is seeking a Manager, Customer Service to assume supervisory responsibility for a team of Customer Service Representatives providing end user support for our business and consumer product offerings. The team provides customer service and support to end users, individual subscribers, and business… Read more »

Safari Books Online is Hiring! Marketing Coordinator Position (Events) – Sebastopol, CA

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Marketing Coordinator (Events) Position is located in Sebastopol, CA   Detail-oriented marketing coordinator responsible for assisting with management and implementation of event marketing, social media correspondence, and creation and distribution of sales support materials.    Responsibilities Conduct and summarize event research to determine best tradeshows, virtual shows, regional events and webcasts in which Safari Books… Read more »

Safari Books Online is Hiring! Quality Assurance Engineer based in Sebastopol, CA

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QUALITY ASSURANCE ENGINEER This position is located in Sebastopol, CA. Safari Books Online is looking for a Quality Assurance Engineer to join our team in Sebastopol. The ideal candidate will provide Quality Assurance of web-based software products in an ecommerce environment. Desired Skills & Experience Perform Quality Assurance testing of web-based and ecommerce software products,… Read more »

Safari Books Online is Hiring: Release Manager (Sebastopol, CA)

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  Safari Books Online is looking for a Release Manager who will be responsible for leading the company’s product releases and for managing a software quality assurance team. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Manage the release process for multiple products end-to-end, from the initial planning to post-launch implementation. This includes coordinating not only technical resources, but… Read more »