What is a Hackathon?

What is a Hackathon?

“What is a hackathon?” That must be the burning question you’re asking yourself right now as you read this post seeking answers. You may have a general idea of what a hackathon used to be: a codefest where programmers code a solution to a problem overnight, fuelled by...
Looking Back on 2020

Looking Back on 2020

Looking back on 2020 feels like looking back over a decade. Despite the dramatic effects of the pandemic on the world, our business included, we had a busy year, with 14 programs running across Canada and the United States. I am sure there are going to be countless...
Hackworks CEO featured in Innovation Leader

Hackworks CEO featured in Innovation Leader

Twice a year Innovation Leader publishes a selection of the most useful and compelling expert advice into Pointers, a downloadable e-book in PDF form. This edition features our CEO Patti Mikula and her piece “Don’t be Dramatic – Hackathons...
Hack to Hire

Hack to Hire

Companies are increasingly finding their fortunes – and futures – tied to their ability to attract talent from a limited pool of qualified technology workers. This shortage has been exacerbated as the pandemic spurred an unprecedented surge in tech...