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Sun’s Out, Get Out

Sun’s Out, Get Out

In Minnesota, if you blink, you could miss the summer. Here’s a reminder to enjoy the warmth and sun while it lasts.

Don’t “Other” People

Don’t “Other” People

People can easily feel othered or excluded by simple details in web or mobile user experience. Here’s one example of how to make UX more inclusive.

Think About How You Think

Think About How You Think

Inspired by a book about how the brain works, let’s think about how we think, and take time to ignore snap judgments before coming to a quick conclusion.

Job Post: Senior Engineer

Job Post: Senior Engineer

Software for Good is searching for a senior back-end software engineer who is passionate about our mission, eager to learn and experiment with new technology, and an enthusiastic collaborator.

Gratitude Part Deux

Gratitude Part Deux

Most people agree that being grateful is one of the keys to happiness, but the idea of living a life of gratitude is often easier said than done.

We Want Your Wish List

We Want Your Wish List

We want to build more software on our own to solve social and environmental problems, but we know we don’t have all the answers. So we’re asking people on the frontlines of these issues: What’s on your wish list?

Make Yourself Accountable

Make Yourself Accountable

Having someone or something to check in and prompt you can be the difference between a new accomplishment and an intention that fizzles out. Tell a friend about a commitment you’re making, and offer to help keep others around you accountable, too.

The Importance of Open Source

The Importance of Open Source

Open source software gives us the opportunity to find community, take on new challenges, and create something that is valuable for our fellow developers.