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Written by:
RocketBuild
Published:
May 11, 2018

Meet the RocketBuilder: Derek Augenstein

For our most recent installment of our “Meet the RocketBuilders” series, we bring you Derek Augenstein. Derek is a recent transfer from our sister company, nimblejack, where he worked for several years in various business development roles. Derek’s passion for client service, mid-afternoon coffee meetings, and the occasional after hours drink with a prospect will […]

Written by:
Jason Cooper
Published:
March 12, 2018

Professional Development Gets Tribal

One of our core values is “continually growing.” This comes in a number of forms in our day-to-day practices at RocketBuild. Among them are CI (continual improvement) days, in which team members take a day off from production to learn something new, then bring it back to the team. Additionally, we have set aside a […]

Written by:
RocketBuild
Published:
January 29, 2018

The Cyborg of Company Culture

We are bombarded by information about the importance of culture in the workplace. After decades of productivity and profit being the only metrics of business success, it is about time that we add some variety to our KPIs. Over the past few years however, we haven’t been able to escape the barrage of articles, books, […]

Written by:
Jason Ward
Published:
October 18, 2017

The Development Outsourcing Debate

A friend and colleague of mine recently pointed me toward a great Tech Crunch article from way back in 2010. I immediately assumed that the article would be dated and irrelevant, as with nearly anything tech-related conceived so long ago. I was wrong. It is a fantastic article, both because of its insights and in spite of them.