Riviera clients in the news

Client News This Week

The Riviera Family just returned from our annual company retreat, but while we were off relaxing our clients were getting down to business. A big congratulations to our clients with new funding, new products, and much more!   Uber Releases Windows Phone App, Dozens Of Seattle Users Rejoice               Baidu Shoots Up Google Play Download Rankings With Apps That Boost Android Performance               Quantifind Raises $12M To Translate …

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Riviera-Insight

Interviewing 101

By Wendy Hays, Career Development Specialist at Riviera Partners & Director of Career Development at Women Who Code.  Follow me on Twitter @wendyhays11. Whether you are breaking into the job market for the first time, or are ready to write the next chapter of your career, nailing the interview is always a crucial step in the process. Career Development Specialist & Community Development Manager, Wendy Hays shares her expertise on the subject in a detailed post covering “Interviewing 101.” Pre-interview preparation …

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Entrepreneur

Entrepreneur – To Beat the Competition, You Need to Kick Butt at Hiring

In the war for talent, taking on the competition is quite literal. The fact is, having the right people on your team is a critical component for successful business, which is why it’s so important to have a tight hiring technique. Every battle for talent is fierce, and attracting the best candidates requires some specific tactics. Naturally, our founding partner Ali Behnam knows exactly what those are, and Entrepreneur recently published his tips. Read on for all the details. (Entrepreneur) …

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Riviera clients in the news

Client News This Week

After celebrating Independence Day last week Riviera is celebrating our clients this week! Congrats to everyone for their hard work, new funding, and new products! TubeMogul Wants To Go Public For $11-$13 Per Share, Raising Up To $93.4M               Online Clothing Resale Store Twice Rolls Out Same-Day Pickup With Twice Local               Salesforce Buys Big Data Startup RelateIQ For Up To $390M             …

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Brazen-Life

Brazen Life – Hot Tech Trends

If you’re trying to sniff out the next hot tech trend, you might think to run to your closest venture capitalist friend. After all, VCs have a good idea of where all the money is going. But did you know that a recruiter is also a great source for insight? In fact, we may be even better at predicting new trends because we have unique visibility on a whole range of investments in the startup space. But really, the best …

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Riviera clients in the news

Client News This Week

Lua, The Mobile-First Comms Tool For Any Workforce, Launches Insights Metrics Product Follow Airbnb’s journey from scrappy startup to $10B company (video) Google’s Nest Labs acquires Dropcam for $555M  …

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Talent42

Understanding Engineering Helps Widen the Hiring Net

Did you know that a Mercedes Benz S Class has about 100 million lines of code in the car’s onboard control system? Neither did most of us, which is why Riviera partner and tech guru Sam Wholley was recently invited up to Seattle to give a talk at Talent42, a conference dedicated entirely to tech recruiting. Sam is no stranger to playing the role of instructor–he regularly runs courses in engineering basics here at the office. At Talent42, he gave …

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Riviera clients in the news

Client News This Week

Yet another busy week for our clients here at Riviera Partners! This week has been full of partnerships, new funding, and new hires! Twilio Partners With Google And LiveOps To Launch A Chrome OS-Based Call Center In A Box               AirBnB Tests Group Travel Partnerships With London’s Citysocializer               Employee Perk Startup AnyPerk Raises $3M From Vegas Tech Fund And Others               …

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MyFitnessPal

Client Testimonial: MyFitnessPal

We live in an age of endless data and metrics, but there’s still nothing quite like a satisfied customer when it comes to making you feel good about what you do. One of those for us is MyFitnessPal, which has been the top downloaded app in both iTunes and the Google Play Store for the past three years, and was rated as the Best DIY Diet by Consumer Reports. We recently chatted with MyFitnessPal CEO Mike Lee to discuss MyFitnessPal’s …

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