Over the past few months, the good folks at Silicon Canal (of which I’m an Ambasador) have been working hard on improving their site and services, with one such improvement being the addition of a jobs board.
Because of this, I’m considering closing down the jobs category here on the forum, and instead directing companies over there.
They do have a nominal fee for posting a listing, but this is mostly just to deflect the time wasters, and seeing as the money goes directly back into Silicon Canal, we know it’s going to a good cause…
…although as members of the forum, you won’t need to spend anything because they’ve given us a code for free listings:
(If we all ask them nicely, they may give us one that’s a bit easier to remember, like
I realise this change would be fine for the companies looking to hire staff, as they’ll gain access to a better system for recruitment, and it’ll help tidy up the post listings here on the forum - but isn’t so good for the the other side: i.e. the people trying to get hired…
…so I propose the addition of a Connections category. This will be for anyone (people, not businesses) looking to make connections with other people - be it because they’re after a job, looking for partners on a personal project, or maybe just a trip out.
Anyway, all feedback welcome, please let me (and Silicon Canal) know what you think.