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  • When it comes to talking with Thumbtack pros, our Customer Support Agents are professionals. Every day, they ensure that pros on our platform are getting the help they need to achieve success!

    For the next four weeks, we will be highlighting a new agent from our Customer Support team.

    Kicking this series off, we want to introduce you to Nichole Jensen! Take a look at what Nichole had to say about their experience as a CS agent.

    #thumbtack #lifeswork #tacklife #tech #customersupport

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    Get to Know: Nichole Jensen, Customer Support Agent

    I love the fact that I can be myself. My conversations aren't scripted which allows me to make a genuine connection with each person I help. What is one thing about Thumbtack that most people don't realize? Everyone here genuinely cares for our professionals and for each other.

  • Thumbtack strives to create an environment where their employees can achieve success and feel welcomed, no matter where they come from.

    Take a look at what these employees had to say about their road to tech and how Thumbtack supported their journey.

    #tacklife

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    Breaking Tradition: Finding Belonging at Thumbtack

    Want to hear a joke? A former restaurant owner, a counselor, and an aspiring TV writer walk into a tech company. Despite their non-technical backgrounds, they aspired to make a positive impact. The punchline to this joke? They did. As the tech industry continues to expand, so does the pool of potential candidates.

  • How do you prepare for your interviews? Our recruiting team put together some of their tips and tricks for nailing the interview process to help everyone put their best foot forward!

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    Navigating the Interview Process

    Apply for everything. Everything you're interested in at least. Don't rule out roles just because you don't think you meet all the criteria in the job description. Nobody checks every box?-?go ahead and apply! Everyone knows that story about someone who did not have relevant experience for the role but ended up getting it anyway because they had transferable skills from somewhere else.

  • The Mission Daily Podcast recently sat down with Thumbtack Co-founder Sander Daniels to discuss how Thumbtack is shaping the future of work, company culture, the necessity of setting company values, the importance of getting to know your team outside of the workplace to build trust and more.

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    The Future of the Gig Economy with Sander Daniels

    Chad and Sander Daniels cover how Thumbtack is shaping the future of work, the necessity of setting company values and how to deal with rejection.

  • We are thrilled to announce the appointment of our newest board member, Lily Sarafan. Lily brings more than a decade of leadership and entrepreneurial experience, and has a deep understanding of scaling a market-leading local services business. We are honored to have her onboard.

    Check out her interview with our CEO and get to know her a little more!

    http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMP4h

    A Candid Conversation with Lily Sarafan, Thumbtack's Newest Board Member

    At Thumbtack, our board of directors plays a key role in continuously helping the business grow and improve. Every single board member is invested in getting Thumbtack to the next level.

  • The culinary team here at Thumbtack does an amazing job of not only keeping us fed, but also fostering a sense of belonging for all through the menus they plan. Check out one of our employees giving their thoughts on the experience and what it means to them.

    Does this sound like an experience you'd like to be a part of? Check out our open roles at http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMvGB #tacklife #tackitchen #lunchtime #foodservice

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    Calling Thumbtack Home: How our culinary team creates belonging through food

    I remember my first day of kindergarten like it was yesterday. Dressed in my blue uniform, jumper, and tights with little pink hearts, I was ready to take on the world. (Well, perhaps not the entire world, but at least the small playground outside my classroom.)

  • We are incredibly proud of our culinary team and their efforts to reduce waste and source food from sustainable, local farms. Check out our executive chef's interview with Copia to get an inside look at the process!

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  • Joe Tsay joined Thumbtack as a backend engineer. Encouraged by his team, he learned the skills to become an Android engineer and eventually a tech lead. Now an engineering manager, Joe talks about his career growth at Thumbtack.

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    "Thumbtack is committed to developing people."

    Joe Tsay joined Thumbtack as a backend engineer. Encouraged by his team, he learned the skills to become an Android engineer and eventually a tech lead. Now an engineering manager, Joe talks about his career growth at Thumbtack. A few years ago, Thumbtack needed more Android engineers.

  • Francis Kam, mobile engineer, joined Thumbtack at the end of 2016. Since then he’s built and lead the charge for our Android app. Check out his thoughts on his work, team and life at Thumbtack - and take a look at our open roles at http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMXA1

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    "This is an opportunity to build something big."

    Francis Kam, mobile engineer, joined Thumbtack at the end of 2016. Since then he's built and lead the charge for our Android app. Here are his thoughts on his work, team and life at Thumbtack. I joined Thumbtack because I connected to the vision.

  • Thumbtack engineer Erica Ehrhardt shared her strategies for managing ADHD as a techie at the #LesbiansWhoTech conference last week. Check out her story! #Thumbtack #lifeswork #LWTSUMMIT http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMAM2

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