Our friends from Urban Center – the Youth Educational and Leisure Center – help us in organizing events. Yesterday, a standard meeting was held in non-standard circumstances: young center attendees joined us. It turned out to be a cool exchange of experiences 🙂
In order to help the teenagers to determine their future profession, Anastasia Ilyicheva, our HR manager, shared some key aspects about choosing the right profession, which jobs will be popular in the next 5-10 years and what awaits the youth right after their graduation and first interviews. So, the main message of the meeting was: “Work should be fun!”🙂
And for dessert, the teens had a tour through the office and tea with biscuits 🥨☕
Recently, a delegation from JCI (Junior Chamber International) – a large noncommercial and nongovernmental organisation which unites the youth all over the world came to visit us at our office. It turned out that Simpals and JCI have common values, especially passion for organising various events, including the sporting ones.
The official visit became very friendly
As the coronavirus pandemic spreads around the world, more IT companies are announcing their switch to remote work, in order to ensure the safety of their employees and to reduce the level of virus spreading in their countries.
So, Google, Yandex, Facebook, Microsoft and Twitter took an unprecedented step and decided to make work from home
I have two phobias in my life: I have fear of heights and of working in an office. Yesterday I said goodbye to my second phobia. Fear starts dispersing as soon as you are messaged by the recruiter inviting you for an interview, and it completely disappears when you reach the the reception desk and