Culture

Culture

Why You Turn Up

Recruiters, candidates, peers, friends, family, strangers, even the receptionist at my dog’s vet often ask me, “Why Percolate?” I wrote this for them:
You turn up because of the people around you.

Culture

Hack Day 2015: How We Scale Culture and Internal Tools

Yesterday we held our semi-annual hack day (re: internal hackathon). If the day made one thing clear, it’s that a collaborative, innovation-driven culture is very, very important to us.

Culture

Our Values

Updated November 16, 2016.
We believe the only way to scale out Percolate is to distribute decision making out to the edges.

Clubs

How Clubs Foster a Stronger Culture at Percolate

Each year, Crain’s publishes a list of the “Best Places to Work” in New York City.

Clubs

Running Through Fire: the Percolate team at Spartan Race

I’ve worked at several technology start-ups before and they all have promoted an active and healthy lifestyle.

Culture

What We Look Like At Work

On my first day at Percolate, I stumbled upon a digital treasure trove inside our company Dropbox. 

Culture

The 6 Meeting Rules of Percolate

On Sunday morning I ran across this New Yorker article about banning computers in college classes and posted it with a note about how we don’t allow computers in meetings at Percolate.

Culture

At Dawn, We Ride

Steve Jobs had many brilliant insights, but perhaps one that’s less talked about is how he compared computers and technology to cycling in the film Memory & Imagination: New Pathways to the Library of Congress.

Culture

Friday Wins: Where Business and Product Come Together

At Percolate, we really try to avoid having too many meetings. We actually give new hires a set of guidelines, and the first is: “Do we actually need to have a meeting?” Staff time is a precious thing.

Culture

The Joy of Riding in New York City in the Spring

Percolate is proud to be an official sponsor of the 2014 New York City Bike to Work Challenge (May 12-16) and we’ll be writing about our love for cycling here on the blog.