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Raising the Bar on Remote Collaboration

Aug 29, 2019 | by Andrew Smith, Principal Architect | Tags: Agile

I've noticed a significant shift in my work and the work of my organization where much of our collaboration includes people who are not in the same location. I've also begun to notice the impact of differing approaches to remote collaboration.

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It All Started With a Compostable Cup

Aug 22, 2019 | by Briana Hoffman, Senior Software Engineer and Project Manager | Tags: Company Culture

On an unusually cold spring morning in April, my husband and I volunteered to hand out water at the RUN CRANDIC race to raise money for local schools.  When all the runners had passed, we were told to put only the cups in the special garbage bags because they were compostable. Compostable cups? I had never heard of such a thing, but it seemed environmentally friendly. It made me happy.

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On Agile2019

Aug 15, 2019 | by Andrew Smith, Principal Architect | Tags: Agile

I spent the week of August 5th at Agile2019… my first time at this conference. I left the conference energized, excited, and exhausted. I am grateful for the rich content from the many presenters, the connections made (both new and renewed), and the collaboration that created this experience. As I reflect on the week, I wanted to take a moment to explore some key takeaways from the conference…

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ISE Coding Garage Presentation Night

Aug 07, 2019 | by Daniela Williams, Project Manager | Tags: Mobile App Development

Last night the fifth summer of the 9-week ISE Coding Garage program came to a close with 26 students presenting their mobile apps for a chance at $850 in prizes. In early June, the program started with 47 self-driven students working on their own apps and ended yesterday as 13 apps were presented for judging.

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