Internships - MBO / medium level education
In 2020 we started hiring interns from the Dutch MBO schools to build our development team. Spoiler alert: This has been an extremely succesful strategy. In this talk I will share our experience with 15 interns in 3.5 years.
Five reasons to hire interns, five tips how and who to hire, five technical strategies to get these young people contributing to the code-base, five pitfalls and five ideas for how we as PHP community can grow by offering internships and working together.