One of the fortunate advantages of being a small technology company lies in the variety of businesses, tools, and processes we get exposure to on a continued basis. It provides the opportunity to both better understand how other companies run, while allowing us to explore new ways to advance their operations in a practical manner through software. In the spirit of this, Ablesoft has created recurring sessions dedicated to understanding businesses and technology for its employees:
As a small business, team-building activities are often thought of as a function required for much larger organizations. Stereotypical corporate retreats tend to come to mind, featuring days filled with ice-breakers, keynote speakers, and inspirational lingo to be shared by all. One of the many benefits of being in a small business is avoiding just that. However, that isn't to say that value doesn't exist when it comes to spending time with employees outside of the office environment.