Archives for August 2015

Featured Integration: Genbook

Genbook is an easy-to-use online scheduling software, perfect for spas, fitness instructors, hair and nail salons, wellness and medical providers, finance and legal professionals, and many other local services. Genbook makes it easy for customers to get going by offering a free 30 day trial and by prompting them to set up a few test […]

Everything Your Business Needs to Facilitate an Effective Design Sprint

Part of my job on the Innovation Team at Constant Contact is to facilitate design sprints and workshops to come up with fresh ideas for our product and company. Sometimes our workshops focus on addressing a specific issue. Other times we just focus on sharing innovation methods like the value proposition canvas, job stories, or […]

How to Create Balance in Your Team with the Help of SCRUM and Taylor Swift

I recently found myself at a Taylor Swift concert. Yes, that’s what happens when you have teenage children. But while listening to her song “Shake It Off,” I couldn’t help but be reminded of the importance of making sure that we shake up our product development environment and culture every once in a while. As […]

You’re Invited to E4E 2015

On Friday, September 18, 2015, Constant Contact will be hosting our third developer conference, engineers4engineers (e4e for short), at our corporate headquarters in Waltham, MA, just outside of Boston. Organized by engineers, for engineers (hence the name), e4e is a free, invitation-only multi-track conference featuring a world-class lineup of speakers from the developer community. Sessions cover […]