Articles by Tracy Roberts

Tracy handles Talent Operations on SendGrid's HR team, and is affectionately known as a "Cat Wrangler." Check out her Twitter and Instagram feeds @sendgridjobs.

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SendGrid’s HR Team Goes to Code Camp


Recently, Adam Duvander wrote a blog post asking “should everyone learn how to program?” As part of the recruiting team at SendGrid, we never expected to enter the world of coding, hacking, or take part in all of the other cool technical aspects of our awesome company. But with this new “learning to code” movement- the question stood: should we? A couple of weeks ago my teammate Margho (pictured left) and I were lucky enough to attend a Girl Develop It Boulder course. The class, “How to Build a Website: HTML & CSS for Beginners,” was a 2-day, 8-hour intensive, which we left with a fully functional and stylized website. Both of us went into the class thinking that it would