How to Take Advantage of Networking Events

Posted by Justine Andrews on Tue, Mar 1, 2016

A couple weeks ago was our Talent and Career Development Summit. The event brought together professionals from across industries and fields to talk about leadership, culture, and the workplace. Monica Faberman, an attendee, shares her experience.  

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Topics: career, Lessons, community, talent, Leadership, Innovation, networking, communication

Your Next Best Move Could Be a Hammock

Posted by Taylor Haney on Wed, Jul 15, 2015

Here is another insightful post for our company culture theme. Christian Habermann, Founder of Auctus Marketing takes a look at how companies express their culture and various trends within the space.

Christian Habermann is the founder of Auctus Marketing and is a leader and innovator in the online marketing & SEO world. He lives and works in Boston where he is very involved in the start up scene. He loves to help companies of all sizes, from big Fortune 1000 companies to start ups, embrace the online marketing world and help to grow their business. He is the author of "SEO for 2014" and holds and MBA in marketing from Vanderbilt.

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Topics: community, MITX

"You Are Not Your Job … You Are Not Your F***Ing Khakis."

Posted by Taylor Haney on Fri, Jun 26, 2015

Another great post for our Company Culture theme this month from Eric Tabone, Manager, Staffing Partner at SapientNitro. Eric takes a look at the roots of a great company culture and how to find the perfect fit for you. Interested in guest blogging? E-mail taylor [at] mitx [dot] org.

In his mind, Eric Tabone is a billionaire tycoon who just works for fun. In reality, he’s a resource manager for creative talent at SapientNitro in Boston, with deep experience in project and organizational management. Having worked as Employee #3 in a previous life, Employee #90020 in his current, and a few others in between, he’s keenly interested in culture and operations at scale, the tensions in between, and how we can improve upon it all. He is constantly torn between his opposing desires to organize and to creatively break it all apart.

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Topics: community, MITX

Re-inventing the Company Culture Wheel

Posted by Taylor Haney on Fri, Jun 19, 2015

This month we are sharing a few guest blog posts about company culture. In this post, Dan Adams, CEO of New England Network Solutions (NENS) explains the process of re-inventing their company culture and the overall outcomes.

Dan Adams, CEO of New England Network Solutions (NENS), is a southern California native turned New England transplant. Dan is a serial entrepreneur who ran his first retail operation at the age of 14. A Berkley School of Music graduate makes him a musician - gone techie - gone business owner who cannot go a day without appreciating all the meticulous patterns that life unfolds. @4NENS

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Topics: community, MITX