Globant CSR

TesteAR Graduates: New Opportunities!

Globant Inclusive

by Globant CSR

Through TesteAR, Globant aims to offer more skilled personnel and increase employment opportunities by providing training in Software Manual Testing.

Last Monday August 27th, a small group of graduates made a presentation in front of a group of different companies to introduce TesteAR and explain what they had learned during training.

Companies like Atos and Pragma were very interested in hiring them as junior Manual Testers.

We believe this presentation was the first step to ensure jobs for the next TesteAR graduates.

More info about TesteAR: www.testear.org

 

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Children´s Day

Ready to Help

by Globant CSR

During August, Globant´s Recruiting Team, organizes a Toy Drive in every city where Globant works. Once all the toys were collected, they went to several hospitals, orphanages or nonprofit organizations to spend the day giving gifts and playing with the kids.

Congratulations to Giuliana Marsili and all the Globant´s Recruiting Team for this initiative!

To see the photos of the campaing, click here.

 

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Bikes at Globant!

Think Green

by Globant CSR

Starting this week, every Glober who has to travel from South Park to Laminar can use one of the new Globant’s new bicycles. 

As a part of the promotion to a healthy lifestyle and our commitment with the sustainable mobility, Globant CSR made available three bicycles in South Park branch office, equipped with all safety features.

 

Procedure:

  1. Ask in security for the key
  2. Sign the terms & conditions
  3. Use it and return it in the same day

Click here to see the bike path which connects South Park to Laminar

 

Educate yourself on bicycle security

  1. Make sure you lock your bike at designated bike racks
  2. Be alert of your surroundings at all times while riding your bike
  3. Remember to always look both ways when pulling into traffic and at intersections
  4. Remember to share the roads and obey stop signs. Follow biking regulations and stay off sidewalks

Security and safety awareness!

 

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Volunteer Program for Developers in Argentina Help to wake up IT vocations!

Ready to Help

by Globant CSR

Sadosky Foundation and the Ministry of Science and Technology are running the program “Dale Aceptar” to wake up the vocation in youths to study technology or engineering.

Although the course is virtual; an essential part of this project is to have two classrooms learning about software systems in every public school, where volunteers teach about the fundamental concepts of the Alice program.

 

This program is replicated throughout Argentina, and more than 30 Globers have applied as volunteers.

At Globant we offer our geographical dispersion, so the opportunity to learn about software can reach more students across the country.

 

If you want to know more about the program, please write to csr@globant.com

 

About “Dale Aceptar”

“Dale Aceptar” is a 3D animation and videogame development national contest, for public secondary school students.

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About Alice Software:

Alice is an innovative 3D programming environment that makes it easy to create an animation for storytelling, playing an interactive game, or a video to share on the web. Alice is a teaching tool for introductory computing. It uses 3D graphics and a drag-and-drop interface to facilitate a more engaging, less frustrating first programming experience.

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