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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.

July 13, 2022

One place for my Work Experience. Using Manfred and GitHub to sync data for my About-Me-Page.

Txema León shares his own experience using our open CV format (MAC) and GitHub sync for his About-Me page at Manfred's page.

July 11, 2022

War report: June 2022

We share our milestone numbers and objectives in our June 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 […]

July 8, 2022

Weekly Product Report: your profile can be saved as a PDF file

Delivering our community value and options to use their Manfred profile in the best way possible is key to us.

July 7, 2022

Alley-oop to JuanPe: here I arrive!

You can’t believe how excited I am to write these lines… Finally, I can say that I’m a part of the Manfred family. But before I explain the story, let me introduce myself. My name is Juan Pedro (JuanPe, for the friends), I’m 22 and the new guy on board in the Marketing department. Knowing […]

July 6, 2022

Move.sidewards() - Alternative Developer Career Paths

When talking about developer career paths the discussion moves quickly to popular technologies and how to become a React, Typescript, or Python developer. Often the conversation is about whether to move into a management role or staying on the individual contributor track. There are much more alternative developer career paths than you think. Moving into […]

July 1, 2022

Weekly Product Report: we have created our own Support team

Making sure that manfredites speak freely about doubts, issues or feedback is key. We are improving our Support stack and team.

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