Stories from the projects, products, people and ideas that inspire us.
Replace the bulb. The hinge is broken. The paint is chipped off. The counter has a crack. The faucet is leaking.
“Is this a road made of dirt, gravel, asphalt or concrete?”
"The Freedom of Information online portal will launch on November 25, 2016."
It all started with breakfast, which I suggest everyone eat daily, but it wasn't just the food that transformed a company's productivity.
Apart from the no introductions necessary, in these days, having your company’s name turned into a verb as a part of someone’s conversation (and positively at that) is when you know the brand has made it. Take an Instagram of this or google that.
There's no exception from struggle even for groups that exist for a good cause.
You can be one of them too.
Your restaurant might just be one digital product away from its goals.
Well, aside from traffic.
According to business.inquirer.net, overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are one of the largest contributors to the robust growth of the local economy, and now make a highly ideal market for firms to tap.
Symph has continuously grown in number and in the way we get things done through the years. Together with this growth is the increasing number of aspiring interns who desire to learn from this industry by applying in Symph.
1. The productivity tool you can’t procrastinate on
Nonprofit organizations have become more and more essential in the evolving society—be it in big cities or local neighborhoods. Nonprofits may have different business goals compared to for-profit organizations, but both share a lot of common problems.
In case you missed it, last month we have released a new web app, by philanthropists for philanthropists, and of course, to benefit nonprofit organizations.The Dollar Effect is a free web app that aims to make supporting the causes we love so easy—so easy that you have no reason not to.
Non-profits are not built to fundraise.
In Symph, it has always been our working aim to make team members work together effectively by making proactive attempts to improve teamwork and collaboration in the workplace.This means applying different brainstorming techniques, and using different tools to build a smarter, more productive environment.
Brainstorming was invented to make creative success easier–whether it’s for the next big app idea, for the next meeting agenda or for where to eat. But, it’s not always that simple for some people, which is why there are various techniques and strategies to encourage everyone to participate.
Every company’s needs change through time. Objectives that are set at its startup phase are often not the same objectives five years later.
A business is only as good as the system it’s created for its operation. Perhaps the pinnacle of technology is how successful it is in making our everyday tasks easier and more efficient. — somewhere from the internet.
Building an app is a long journey with a lot of pitfalls. Coming up with an idea is just the beginning in creating a functional and well-designed app. It goes through a long process, with lots of twists and turns in the way, but, if done right, in the end will be worth it all.
More of an open letter to company decision-makers. This article is the first for our series “Symph Talks” where we will be sharing tidbits of wisdom and advice from our Symph team meetings.
Symph Asks is back! For this volume, we decided to put the spotlight on our senior high school interns, the first ones we have for the past eight years.
When you buy a new phone, you look at the user manual whenever there are certain features you don’t know where to find access to. When you wish to cook a meal, you can simply look for a cookbook or a video. Businesses do not exactly belong to the same criteria as these products, but, how we wish it could come with a user manual too, right?
Like always, Symph is proud to have supported Google Developers Group (GDG)- Cebu and Google Business Group (GBG)- Cebu in their success in hosting the biggest Google tech conference in Cebu last November 18 in the Jcentre Convention Hall. The aim of Devfest GDay x Cebu 2017 was to empower developers and entrepreneurs in making use of technology to boost their endeavors for their respective fields.
Most new hires here at Symph get a slight feeling of surprise or question every now and then once they realize that Symph is not your typical tech company. So, we have listed down Symph words or practices, together with their definitions, that are not very usual to most companies. Aspiring full-timers or interns, you might want to take note.
Symph values creative thinking greatly. After all, that’s the mastermind of our culture, systems, and the way we do things. We don’t worry much about our team because, well, we take pride in our naturally creative Symph people.