What Happened When We Implemented Open 360s

To me, Commerce Kitchen has always been a unique place. We keep ourselves honest as a team and as individuals. We have retrospectives every Friday to review the happenings of each week. Tynan has an open-door policy, made possible by Fireside Chats with each team...

The Unconventional Company Retreat Model

We’re not like other companies, in that we like to hangout with each other outside of work probably more than we should. So when we started talking about what a Commerce Kitchen retreat would look like, we didn’t think it would be productive for us to do...

A Fresh Take On Networking

In my previous blog post, I mentioned that my golden ticket into Commerce Kitchen was authentic networking. But what the hell does “authentic networking” mean? Whenever we hear “networking,” we have to actively suppress our reactionary groans. Why? It’s...

Are Millennials Loyal to their Jobs?

Millennials, millennials, millennials. We’re all anyone can talk about theses days. As our generation starts to flood the workforce (because *gasp!* that’s what happens when a group of people reach the standard working age), Gen X-ers and Baby Boomers are...