Teachability: A Must-Have Quality for Software Candidates

By on October 16, 2014 in Career, Technology, Tips with 0 Comments
Teachability: A Must-Have Quality for Software Candidates

In discussing and preparing for software interviews, candidates tend to focus mostly on the technical aspects: algorithm design, data structure selection, performance and complexity analysis, etc. However, as our interview process has evolved and matured here at Course Hero, the factor that probably rules out more candidates than any other…

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Cal Hacks 2014: A Course Hero Intern’s Hackathon Experience

Cal Hacks 2014: A Course Hero Intern’s Hackathon Experience

Last weekend, more than 1,000 high school and college students gathered at the California Memorial Stadium at UC-Berkeley for Cal Hacks, the first major collegiate hackathon in the Bay Area. Nestled amongst these hackers was our very own intern extraordinaire, James Cui, who was kind enough to chat with me…

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All About Teamwork

By on October 7, 2014 in Course Hero Team with 0 Comments
All About Teamwork

By: Jennifer Zhang & Amanda Holloway, Campus Managers When team involvement is at the forefront in a company it creates mutual respect, shared understanding of roles, and the ability to achieve mutually defined goals altogether. At Course Hero we have multiple teams: Campus Operations, Engineering, Customer Service, Cardinal Scholars, Marketing,…

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Course Hero Intern Video: Tips for Internship Success

By on October 7, 2014 in CH Internship with 0 Comments

Karli Wainright is the type of student that does not believe in simply doing the minimum. as a leader with Course Hero, Karli has completed over 175 Courses and has done so by always having a backup plan for her weekly projects. Karli directly reaches out to at least three friends a…

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Course Hero Intern Video: Enthusiasm, Innovation & Organization

By on October 7, 2014 in CH Internship, Knowledge Drive with 0 Comments

Krista Bradshaw is a bubbly, enthusiastic, and dedicated rockstar intern! Throughout her program she innovated to donate 130 books with the many different people she works with on a weekly basis. Most notably, Krista innovated to be the powerhouse of her team – diligently collecting material from her group members…

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A Course Hero Intern Perspective: William Zhang

By on October 7, 2014 in CH Internship with 0 Comments
A Course Hero Intern Perspective: William Zhang

CH: Tell us about yourself WZ: I am currently a 2nd year student studying at Simon Fraser University’s Beedie School of Business with an intended dual specialization in Accounting and Finance. One of my hobbies is going on long and adventurous hikes. Last summer, I went on one of the…

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Course Hero Intern Video: Building Trust & Positivity

By on August 25, 2014 in CH Internship, Uncategorized with 0 Comments

John Schaefer is the ideal intern! No matter what challenges he faces throughout his week, he is always creative and able to identify ways to meet and exceed his weekly goals. With this determination and commitment John was able to donate 60 books in one month! John now sets quarterly…

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Course Hero Intern Video: Passion & Motivation

By on August 25, 2014 in CH Internship with 0 Comments

Samantha has done an outstanding job throughout the program. She recently completed the internship and has been promoted into the Student Manager position due to her excellent work ethic and passion for giving back to education. Samantha is always prepared for calls and keeps me constantly up to date with…

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A Course Hero Intern Perspective: Chase Dimond

By on August 25, 2014 in CH Internship, Uncategorized with 0 Comments
A Course Hero Intern Perspective: Chase Dimond

CH: Tell us about yourself. CD: My full name is Chase Hunter Dimond. I was born and raised in Orange County, California. I am the eldest of four boys. I am studying Business Management at Chapman University and will be a senior in the fall. I absolutely love my school…

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Active Minds

By on August 5, 2014 in CH Internship with 0 Comments
Active Minds

By: John McClung, Student Manager George Mason University We all know what its like to have the Summer off from going to class and then arriving back at school in the Fall–adjusting our sleep schedules, and getting back into the educational routine we have experienced since we were in Kindergarten.  Schools…

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