I do a lot of speaking and working with young software developers, scrum project managers, mobile app developers, you name the title I’ve met with them. I always get asked “What do I need to do to get a great job as a software developer in Columbus, Ohio?” Since I’ve hired probably 50 developers (mostly ASP.Net and Ruby on Rails) I thought I would answer the question here.
How did Switchbox get started? Actually it started in my home office on my coffee table. I decided there was a huge need for software developers that actually understood what web designers needed so I took a random job from a friend of a friend and launch our first public site in 2004. It turned […]
For the past two months, our team has been engaged in a friendly book drive competition to collect children’s books for donation to the Worthington Resource pantry. The Resource Pantry is a center that provides education and food to those in need. Their purpose is to promote the physical, intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual heal […]
We would like to thank Wendy’s for inviting us out to the Wendy’s High School Heisman awards last weekend in New York. Our team had an amazing time meeting the high school candidates as well as the college Heisman Finalist. Thanks to Rattleback for including us in the web development work for Wendy’s. It’s been a […]
We have outgrown our two conference rooms, five administrative offices, parking lot and our huge developer room. Even Ninja (our office dog)needs more leg room. It is safe to say we have outgrown our 5485 N High St office and it is time to move on to a bigger and even better office. However before […]
Our new office is currently in week 3 of construction. This week we are removing the carpet and lights, tearing down walls and cabinets and adding tile and new lights fixtures. Week 3 is all about tearing things down in order to rebuild and renovate our new building. Sometimes this approach can be applied to […]
Week 4 of construction is a slow week for our new building. Before we can continue forward we must wait for certain details to arrive, like our cabinets and carpet. Because the inside of our building is at a standstill for the next few days, our attention is drawn to the exterior of the building, […]