CultureOur Team

Why I Do This

Admittedly, this is a bit of a "fluff piece." Honestly, it's as much for me as it is for you. This topic became front and center for me recently while conversing with a friend over breakfast. He asked the question…
Jason Ward
August 15, 2019
Culture

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…
Jason Ward
March 12, 2018
Culture

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…
Jason Ward
January 29, 2018
CultureNewsOur Team

Meet the RocketBuilder: Jason Ward

For our most recent installment of our “Meet the RocketBuilder” series, we bring you Jason Ward, President. Jason lends his knowledge and diverse background of experiences, including his own technology startup, to help our clients make the best use of…
RocketBuild
July 9, 2017
CultureNews

Working in the Past: The STEM Gender GAP

(Dis)Encouragement  I was inspired (and encouraged) to write this post based on the work of Hazel Garcia at InvestmentZen. Her recent article presents some pretty stark realities about the STEM gender gap, particularly in my own state of Indiana, which…
Jason Ward
May 12, 2017
Culture

Part-Time Work, Full-Time Passion

We work a lot. By "we" I mean Americans. By "work" I mean engage in the production of capital, mostly. By "a lot" I mean as individuals we put in more hours than individuals in most other developed countries (source). Sure,…
Jason Ward
March 15, 2017