Rustici blog paying it forward

Paying it forward

When I joined Rustici Software in 2011, I came here because of Mike Rustici and Tim Martin. I saw a growing business that operated in a way different than any other I had seen before. They created a working environment founded on the idea that…

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Rustici blog seasons and leadership change

Seasons change and Rustici leadership does too

It’s a season of change. People are working from home; kids are attending their first days of kindergarten from their living rooms; remote is the new norm; neighborhood shops are shutting down… and I’m leaving Rustici Software. Even weeks after making the decision, it’s unbelievably…

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Rustici blog adapting to disruption

Adapting to disruption: The increased relevance of eLearning

Like so many others, I’ve been spending my Friday afternoons engaged in “Video Happy Hours” with colleagues, friends, and even family. Each time, there’s a common theme among the virtual crowd of our imagined revelry. The questions all come out differently, but we’re all asking…

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Rustici blog Looking back at 2019: Our year in review

Looking back at an incredible 2019: Our year in review

Looking back on 2019, I can’t express enough how proud I am of all of the folks at Rustici Software and the work we accomplished. It’s been a pretty exciting year in a number of ways. Our company Early this year, we began to shift…

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Rustici Blog Recycling

In the Bin: Recycling at Rustici Software

Here at Rustici Software, we care just as much about our community as we do our customers. And one of the ways we contribute to the wellness of our community—and the environment—is through our office recycling program.  We’ve had a recycling program in place for…

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Rustici Blog Wellness Wednesday

Wellness Wednesdays for the win

When I began working at Rustici Software this past spring, one of my main goals was to help grow and contribute to our already amazing workplace culture. And that’s what inspired me to develop an initiative that’s now known as #WellnessWednesday. In a nutshell, this…

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Rustici Blog Happy employees create happy customers

How happy employees create happy customers

Last month, I presented to the Nashville Network of Customer Experience Professionals Association (CXPA) and shared how we’ve built a remarkable place to work at Rustici Software and how that leads to providing exceptional service to our customers. While what we have built here has…

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Rustici Blog meeting room names

Our meeting room names in a pinch

Whenever we have visitors at the building, we inevitably get asked the question, “what’s with these figures on your meeting rooms?” What they are referring to are the bright orange humans in strange positions... with even stranger names underneath. If you haven’t had the chance…

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Our three principles for planning social events

Recently, a colleague at one of our LTG sister companies reached out to me directly for advice on providing great cultural and social activities to employees. They had recently been given a dedicated budget to social activities and were struggling to come up with ideas…

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Rustici blog Best Places to Work award

Still voted Best Place to Work for the 10th time

When I took over as CEO of Rustici Software 10 months ago, I had a handful of items that I put on my list of “Most Important Work”. The majority of that list is pretty uninteresting; it’s all of the things you’d expect. However, one…

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