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  • Benefits of Having a Veteran in Your Ranks

    Hiring a veteran can be beneficial for companies because of the experience these individuals bring to the team. Many of the skills people learn in the military can be transferred to the civilian workplace. Some of these skills may be more tangible than others, but they are all skills which an employer can utilize. Team...

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  • Hiring for Startups: Growing Outside the Core Team

    San Diego is quickly being recognized as an up-and-coming hub for tech startups, rivaling the long-standing reputation of Silicon Valley as the tech mecca of the US. America’s Finest City was recently listed by Mashable.com as one of 4 emerging tech hubs; it’s broadcasting its new position in the startup community with campaigns such as...

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  • UE is Proud to Sponsor San Diego Startup Week 2016

    The fourth installment of San Diego Startup Week kicks off today. The five-day event will feature 125 events and attract over 3,000 people to celebrate the thriving startup culture in our city. In 2008 when Underground Elephant (UE) opened up its doors in a small office in Mission Valley, the San Diego startup landscape was...

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  • Goal Setting in the Workplace

    Goals are something that everyone has and is trying to reach. Some people’s goals are more thought out and detailed, while others may simply be New Year’s Resolutions. They might work towards it for a month, but will fall off not much longer after that. Why do people fall short of their goals? Many times,...

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  • Is Your Website Mobile Friendly?

    Google has been telling site owners to make their sites viewable on small devices for over a year, and now mobile friendliness is one of the search engine’s “ranking signals”. In other words, a responsive site will score higher than one that is not. Google recently announced that responsive sites are going to become even...

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