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September 9, 2022

War Report: August 2022

We share our milestone numbers and objectives in our August 2022 War Report, as well as the learnings and advice we have collected. We hope they will be useful in providing lessons for others who are in similar situations to ours or can benefit from their publication. Building in public is not easy, but we […]

September 1, 2022

5 soft skills that every Software Architect should have

There might be a general thinking that a Software Architect only need technical skills, when the reality is that soft skills can be even more important. Soft skills have become essential for companies when hiring a new technical profile. Like everything else, the set of skills needed depends on the role to which it is […]

August 30, 2022

10 things you didn't know about Bárbara, the new Fredder on board!

Hello, Salut, Ciao, Nĭ hăo, Ola, Hola! You may be thinking: «what is going on with this girl? Is she trying to make some kind of tongue-twister?» Nope… I was trying to show up and impress you with a lot of languages. Did I succeed? 😜 Well, as you can imagine, I love learning new […]

August 19, 2022

How to sustain the company culture while working remotely

Remote work has gone from being an option to a trend. Every year, more and more companies are choosing the fully-remote modality for their workers, and every year more and more workers deny to work in other way but remotely -for instance, in this article Forbes relates how Facebook workers denied a big perk for […]

August 3, 2022

War Report: July 2022

We share our milestone numbers and objectives in our July 2022 War Report, as well as the learnings and advice we have collected. We hope they will be useful in providing lessons for others who are in similar situations to ours or can benefit from their publication. Building in public is not easy, but we […]

August 1, 2022

How many technologies can a developer can work with

Every day, more and more Manfredites are storing their professional information in our platform for sharing and growing their career. This, besides being great news, gives us a volume of information that, transformed into conclusions, will allow us to draw useful insights… or curious ones. Not long ago, we started working hand in hand with […]

July 27, 2022

Our first ever FredCon: This is what we learned

On June 29th, we celebrated our first ever FredCon. After weeks working on getting everything ready, we can say that it went pretty well. It was amazing to gather part of the recruitment community in Spain to do networking while enjoying our guests, José Manuel Calderón, Irene de los Ríos, Bhavna Karani and Ramón Egea. […]

July 26, 2022

¡Touchdown! Llega José Manuel, nueva incorporación al equipo de desarrollo

¡Buenas! Soy José Manuel, pero también respondo a Jose o JM. Me dedico a programar desde tiempos del pleistoceno cuando nos juntábamos en casa de algún amigo a aporrear las teclas (gomas) de algún ZX Spectrum para copiar los jeroglíficos que venían en revistas como MicroHobby. ¿Quién soy? Tengo un papel que dice que soy […]

July 25, 2022

// How to track your Job Application

Tired of not knowing where your CV has ended? Or if your job application has been opened or not? At Manfred, we’re completely changing how job applications are dealt with in selection processes. Are you still sending a PDF including your CV into a black hole? Now, you can now follow any interest shown in […]

July 15, 2022

Weekly Product Report: visual improvements and feedback!

It was about time that we improved the usability of our public profile, the timeline view, bookmarks and awards are different now.

Beam me up!