Doug Atkinson

Content Writer

What I like best about my job: I enjoy the challenges that come with writing and creating content, as well as the collaborative atmosphere at iHire.

Hobbies: Reading sci-fi/fantasy, video games, and tinkering with my PC. I also like writing in my free time (because apparently I don’t do it enough at work).

Favorite food: I could eat pizza every day of the week, but won’t. Probably.


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