Capital Factory Companies Seeking Help

The Capital Factory program is in full swing as we’re in the middle of week two. The companies are making fantastic progress, and are needing to add some talented people to their teams in order to achieve their goals. Here are some of the hiring needs they have. PetzMD, Developer Seeking an intern that will […]

Hiring or Firing?

Greg Garrison is the president of vrecruting – Recruiting solutions from vcfo.  He has over 15 years experience in the recruiting and staffing industry, and is regularly quoted nationally as a thought-leader in employment trends.  He can be reached at ggarrison (at) vcfo or 512-450-6569. Is your startup company hiring or firing? Chances are you’re […]

Austin High Tech Career Faire

The folks at Door64 are holding a High Tech Career Faire on August 7th from 3pm – 9pm. The career faire itself runs from 3p – 6pm, and then from 6pm – 9pm there will be networking and socializing. The event is free to the public. If you’re in the market and looking, or maybe just […]

Value of Human Capital in Austin

There are some great things happening at the Chamber of Commerce, and with Opportunity Austin 2.0. One of the key messages that I took away from Gary Farmer was that attracting top talent to Austin is a top priority for everyone. With that in mind, the chamber is working on a major redesign of the […]

Dell to Acquire Radio Shack?

On the same day that Dell closed its acquisition of MessageOne, rumors are swirling about another potential acquisition by the computing giant. The target: Radio Shack. Barry Shlacter at the Fort Worth Star-Telegram covered this story, linking the increase in option activity on shares of Radio Shack to the speculation that Dell would acquire the […]

Zenoss Opens Austin Development Center

Zenoss is one of the latest tech companies to open a development center in Austin. The company creates open source network and systems management software. In what might be a sign of good things to come, the company has setup shop in the same building where Tivoli was started. In January of 2008 the company […]

Small World Labs is Hiring

Any time you raise money to grow a company, you’re going to spend it on hiring the best talent you can find. Not long ago we wrote about the Series A funding for Austin-based Small World Labs, and now we want to point you to their careers page. They are currently hiring for several positions, […]

No More Desktops Out of A-Town

Dell is shuttering it’s Parmer Lane facility, which employs approximately 900 people. The one great thing about making desktops in Austin was that you could get them delivered really quickly. Laptops haven’t been manufactured in Austin for a while now. It’s all part of the announced plan to reduce the workforce at Dell by 8,800 […]

Bazaarvoice Hiring

The most common email we receive is about who is hiring and growing. Bazaarvoice has rapidly grown to 215 people and 195 clients across 3 global offices. Right now there are 18 positions open, including a Linux Systems Engineer position.  -> http://www.bazaarvoice.com/jobs.html

Google Hiring in Austin

Here is the job page for Google positions in Austin: http://www.google.com/support/jobs/bin/topic.py?loc_id=11713&dep_id=1173 Looks like they are hiring for advertising sales (imagine that!). There are inside sales, but also technical engineering positions. There are also openings for enterprise sales and tech support. Plus you get to work in that cool downtown office building! Give us some comment […]