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GeekUp Nottingham

18:30 Monday February 04 2013
Mercure Hotel, George Street, Nottingham, NG1 3BP


We have a new home at Mercure hotel Nottingham (just over the road from our old venue)

New Year, new start, that may mean a new job, it may mean new employees - in that vein, this month is all about hiring and getting hired.

Sam Wessel (@samwessel) is a software developer who runs the internship and graduate recruitment programme at Esendex in Nottingham (@esendex) he'll talk about how technical people can better represent themselves and their skills to get the jobs they deserve.

Graham Haythornthwaite (@the_big_gh) presents Hiring Software Developers: It Takes One to Know OneFind out how to improve your own recruitment process and hire the best. As a software developer at Red Box Recorders in Nottingham responsible for recruitment, Graham will be talking through the recruitment process and sharing his own tips for success. This will lead into a fish bowl style discussion where you can also benefit from the wisdom of the group. If you've got something to say about recruitment be sure to join us!

About Geekup Nottingham

GeekUp Nottingham takes place on the first Monday of every month. It's a grass-roots knowledge sharing and networking social for folks involved or interested in all forms of technology and creative media. We welcome people at all levels and from all backgrounds, if you're interested in technology, we're interested in you. Also, beer.

Twitter: @geekupnotts


For the latest updates or if you have any questions about GeekUp Nottingham follow and get in touch on Twitter @geekupnotts or give @MrAndrew | Andrew Seward (andrew at andrewseward dot co dot uk) a shout

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