Yearly Archives: 2014

Carpe Bacon – Seize the Bacon!

Posted on December 15, 2014 by Abby.

2014 had been a stellar year for BWBacon for many reasons. We achieved some incredible things and made some changes to better prepare ourselves for 2015. INC 500 – We made the list of INC’s 500 Fastest Growing Private Companies in the US! This is actually the second year in a row that we’ve made […] …read more

Tis the Season for Charitable Giving

Posted on December 8, 2014 by Abby.

We’ve written about working in Colorado on this blog quite a bit, with posts about the unique benefits that some Colorado companies offer and the high salary-to-cost-of-living ratio in Denver. Certainly, we can’t deny that salary and benefits are important factors to consider when choosing your next company of employment, but there’s something else that […] …read more

Need a Web Designer? Be Specific

Posted on December 1, 2014 by Abby.

Many web designers will answer to that term, “designer”, but it is rarely specific enough to detail what they actually do. To non-designers, it may seem obvious what a designer does – they design the look and feel of websites, right? Sure, they do, but there are a lot of specific aspects to web design […] …read more

Colorado: The (Minute)Key to a Successful Tech Company

Posted on November 24, 2014 by Abby.

If you need evidence that the tech industry is alive and well in Colorado, look no further than MinuteKey. Coming in at #11 on the Inc. 500 fastest growing companies in the United States, (their revenue increased to 15.8 million in 2013 from just over 100k in 2010), MinuteKey is the developer of the world’s […] …read more

Should Programmers Have Interview Portfolios?

Posted on November 17, 2014 by Abby.

For many tech jobseekers, a portfolio is an absolute necessity. Graphic designers, for example, can’t hope to win many jobs if they don’t show up to the interview with examples of the impressive work they’ve done. The idea is to showcase the work itself, demonstrate an eye towards presentation and organization, and show how the […] …read more

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