Hackathons

September 12, 2017
Over 80% of the Fortune 100 companies conduct hackathons. There are over 1000+ hackathons conducted every year around the world and 48.5% of them are conducted by private companies. Yet, hackathon is still an underutilized tool when it comes to corporate innovation. Source: Global Hackathon Report. When asked what a hackathon is, the common definition […]
September 9, 2017
From our analysis of nearly 1000 hackathons conducted across 75 countries in the world during a two-year period from 2015 onward, we bring you this Global Hackathon Report. We discern a clear trend-hackathons are successfully battling talent scarcity, acquisition, and retention as well as fueling innovation across domains and functions. In this report, we discuss […]
August 11, 2017
Grow into a major player in the global blockchain space with an innovative mindset. The concept of a digital economy has rewritten business models you’ve adopted so far. Over 90 percent of organizations want a digital transformation strategy, anticipating cost reduction, increased innovation, and business growth in the future. It doesn’t matter if you are […]
Webinar Date: August 8, 2017
HackerEarth is pleased to announce its next webinar on How to build a fully-functional app in 20 hours & win a hackathon, to help you learn from the best programmers and domain experts from all over the world. About this webinar: In this hour long webinar, we will focus on how you can plan your work using […]
March 31, 2017
Trying to find an example of the “walking a thin line” idiom is easy. Think of HR managers who have to align company goals and employee satisfaction! HR leaders no longer just stick to legal and compliance issues; they are now strategic business partners with a key role to play in shaping the company’s culture […]
March 10, 2017
We believe hackathons are changing the world. Hackathons are all about innovation. Hackathons provide an excellent way for hackers to learn, innovate, and create something unique. MLH is a community-driven organization which aims to empower hackers. MLH has powered over 200 weekend-long innovation competitions for a community of 65,000+ students. MLH and HackerEarth share a […]
January 20, 2017
Is innovation is the key to a successful business? It is, but it cannot be a one-time thing. The key to a successful business is sustained innovation. The key lies in sustaining the culture of innovation that you started off with when you began operating out of your dorm room/garage, even after growing out of […]
November 9, 2016
A teenage girl born to a single mother in Tottenham, London, aspired to be a singer. When she was 14, she enrolled in the BRIT school of performing arts in Croydon to pursue a career in music. As a part of the class project, she recorded 3 demo songs and gave it to her friend, […]
June 20, 2016
Do you remember an article the Forbes digital edition published last year(2015) titled “Every Company’s Now A Technology Company…”? One thing is certain—as each day goes by, this statement sounds more and more cliched; as we already see companies responding to this shift faster than we ever thought. Right now, companies of all kinds are constantly investing […]