Once, the way to an engineer’s heart was a fat salary, a fatter pile of stock and a sleek new laptop.
Today, a company’s culture, employer brand and product or service count just as much when recruiting this in-demand workforce.
In fact, a Glassdoor survey says 52% of engineers would accept lower compensation to work at a company with a cool reputation. That’s good news for companies in retail, manufacturing, healthcare and other industries not typically thought of as high-tech.
Looking for a few good engineers? Join us for “How to Recruit Tech When You’re Not a Tech Company,” where we’ll explore:
Best and worst recruiter tactics revealed by engineers themselves
The importance of company reviews, social media outreach, friends and meet-ups in winning the hearts and minds of engineers
Recruiting and hiring engineers in a competitive landscape