Slack is our main communication tool. Any help you need or any questions you have: communicate them via Slack! Many tech companies also use Slack and it’s a huge advantage to have Slack skills when you apply for jobs in tech.
Class channel (i.e. #jan2021-1-en) The one we use to share information for your group and that we use during the classes
#all-students Useful news messages specifically for MigraCode students
#general General news messages for everyone that is part of MigraCode (students, volunteers, staff)
#support-technical To ask for technical help with your homework
#support-employability To ask for help with improving your CV/LinkedIn/Etc.
#random Jokes, memes and nice articles or videos!
#recreation-activities Not used now due to Covid, but soon to be used to organise nice activities together
#job-offers-junior Not to be used in the beginning of MigraCode but after a few months we'll use it to find job opportunities
Use THREADS (Hilos) to reply to messages, and find replies to your active threads on the top right (a nice video with more details here)
Put a clear display name and a clear profile picture (info on how to edit your profile here)
Confirm messages by leaving an Emoji (how to do so check here)
I will save important messages by adding them to 'Pinned Items' (more info how to find them here)
Create a private/direct message with the round button on the top left of the screen (more info here)