Job-Shuttle: CodeCruise Hamburg

On 24 April 2014 for the first the recruiting event „CodeCruise“ takes place in Hamburg. Initiated by Hamburg@work e.V. and YOUNG TARGETS, as well as 10 companies from the Hamburg digital economy. CodeCruise is a hop-on-hop-off event, where buses run from one company to another in order to provide students and graduates with direct access to […]


CodeCaching in Munich

As the first company in Germany 1&1 Internet AG is launching a recruiting game via a smartphone app. Because of the increasing competition for qualified graduates and IT professionals, 1&1 wants to draw attention to itself and inspiring students, graduates and experienced IT professionals for the company.From August to October technically savvy scavenger hunters can make for […]


Hot spots for nerds.

TOP5 is a new content page at and shows the hot spots for „nerds“ in Karlsruhe. It offers a service to students and graduates (who are not from Karlsruhe or recently moved here) and shows that Karlsruhe has to offer. Nerd-Zone partners can integrate a „TOP5“ icon into their career website and make job […]

By Lutz | Social & Hybrid


On March 23rd and 24th our Nerd Zone DevCamp took place in Karlsruhe. Host of the camp was Gameforge AG. Over 100 participants have shared several themes of software development and were able to get in touch with local IT-companies such as Exxeta AG, Unic GmbH, Brandmaker GmbH, Der Punkt GmbH and Synyx GmbH. 


Recrutainment for games companies

Game development companies are „crime scenes“ of a mystery game. IT-specialists are invited into the premises of the company to show up the „murder“. Each company provides information (technical problems, faulty algorithms, etc.), which must be dissolved in teams and following a puzzle to be put together to solve the case. Find more information here.


Job-hopping Berlin

web on wheels is a cooperative event of IT companies and educational institutions in Berlin. As a part of Berlin Web Week on May 7th 2013 students and graduates get insights in career and prospects for personal growth. By shuttle busses about 100 IT-students, graduates and young professionals will be hopping one day to the […]


Serious Games Conference at CeBIT 2013

During „Serious Games Conference“ on 08.03.2013, Lutz Leichsenring, managing director of the agency YOUNG TARGETS presents a workshop with a short presentation about „recrutainment“. In this context, the recruitment project for game-companies „CRACK THE CODE“ will also be presented, which was developed in collaboration with staff from games companies. More info click here.

By Lutz | News & Updates

Coders only

Imagine a room with about 100 IT specialists, an entire weekend. Topics include programming, network systems, databases and software. It is discussed, presented, laughed and argued. In between HR staff and staff from the departments of our corporate partners. A gain for the tech scene and companies who want to find the right employees.



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young targets ist ein Pionier in Recrutainment und bietet seit 2007 maßgeschneiderte Formate an, mit der Unternehmen hochspezialisierte und stark umworbene Zielgruppen für ihr Recruiting und Employer Branding dynamisch, persönlich und unterhaltsam erreichen und begeistern können.


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