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[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] This latest app called Yik Yak lets you post anonymous photos in bulletin boards -- except those with faces on it. It was announced last July 15 that they will be adding this feature in their app with...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] Not companies are too keen with the idea of ‘unlimited vacation’ days. One thing’s certain: the employment scenario has shifted. There’s a rise of digital nomads and freelancers predominantly popular among millennials. What does unlimited time off mean...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] Millennials in the workplace can be a pain for most. This is a generation of entitlement, constant feedback and needing to be valuable and unique in the workplace. These are the millennials. Many may have voiced out that...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] Around the globe, there are about 2.08 billion people who are actively using social media. Since the coming age of the Internet era, more people have been logging in to digital forums, chat applications and now, an increasingly...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] As this is another year to brave the waters, this year has also marked some of the best employees in Carve. #CarveTurns2 awards the best of the employees that blazed the trail for this year’s milestone. The Full-Time Ninja...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] For most people, Carve is just among the sea of BPO companies here in Davao. To those who actually worked in this company, the experience is quite different. Because in Carve, people wants to make a difference by...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] Sprint is an important element in the SCRUM process. Sprinting enables the team to produce results in as little time possible. As mentioned by Tom Secuya in previous discussions about sprint, this usually last 2 to 3 weeks (or...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] It’s another year to conquer and another set of challenges for Carvers. Last 13th of June, Carve celebrated its 2nd year anniversary in SEDA with approximately 90 people attending the event. How the Concept Came About? Carve never misses the...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] If you just landed a new job, one of the successful traits of successful people is revealing some details about their lives. This is a great start for others to know you better, thus opening channels for communication...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] Today’s Townhall is all about open communication and crucial conversations. Geoff Fleming, one of CARVE’s clients, conducted a short workshop with the VAs about  communication and through it how can VAs make their work visible to their remote...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] In last week’s Townhall, Tom Secuya discussed about an integral part of scrum method called sprint planning. Today, is scrum in action: create a sprint plan, assign roles and doing sprints. As a starting point of scrum method,...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] There’s a long-term benefit of working in standing desks according to the latest health advice from the Public Health England and Active Working CIC. No one has taken this advice seriously -- well until now. New studies have...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] In today’s Townhall, it’s all about sprint planning. Tom Secuya already touched some details about the other aspects of scrum. Today, it’s all about building from the ground up. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yiQW0XHktUQ How to Plan a Sprint [caption id="" align="aligncenter" width="630"] What Scrum...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] As previously discussed by Tom Secuya, Scrum has already been implemented by some departments in Carve and has gotten significant results. But before going deeper to the roles and activities, let’s take a step back and understand the...

[vc_row row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_column_text] In the previous Town Hall, Tom Secuya discussed about VAs and clients meeting halfway to create an ideal result. In today’s Town Hall, the topic is about making ‘magic’ happen. Did we tick of your curiosity? Read on...