booj company picnic Lifestyle

booj company picnic

July 1st, 2013 // by +Dyana Quinlivan

This past Saturday, we put work aside and gathered as a company for a picnic to enjoy games, food and great conversation. We have been growing so much and adding more boojers monthly that this was a g...

R&D: an aggressive approach [video] Lifestyle

R&D: an aggressive approach [video]

June 12th, 2013 // by +Jeff Payne

With any team you’re going to get a mix of personalities. What’s interesting about the booj Research & Development team is just how different those personalities are.&nb...

media & message [new media department video] Lifestyle

media & message [new media department video]

May 30th, 2013 // by +Jeff Payne

Books are considered “old” media. Paper – the lovable and dependable media that’s been around since Ancient Greece which comes packaged with tactile and olfactory delight &ndas...

arts & re-creation [video] Lifestyle

arts & re-creation [video]

May 21st, 2013 // by +Jeff Payne

A website’s content doesn’t mean much if it doesn’t have a place to live – more so, if that place isn’t attractive or inviting it could be left unread. This is where...

the design of use [video] Lifestyle

the design of use [video]

May 15th, 2013 // by +Jeff Payne

Usability is basically the psychology of design. How easy is it to use something? Take books for example: what if the chapters were out of order? I don’t mean this in te...

music in their ears Lifestyle

music in their ears

April 17th, 2013 // by +Jeff Payne

Since a lot of our programmers and designers occupy the same open area, headphones are often used to block out background noise. This, in effect, puts each worker in their own little world making...

2013 foosball tournament Lifestyle

2013 foosball tournament

April 12th, 2013 // by +Amanda Zaske

Foosball has always been a part of our culture at booj. It’s a great break from the meticulous tasks that fill our days. A friendly game of foosball is a way to let your mind relax and get out s...

quality assurance makes a video, kind of Lifestyle

quality assurance makes a video, kind of

April 10th, 2013 // by +Jeff Payne

enigma [uh-nig-muh] n. 1. a puzzling or inexplicable occurrence or situation 2. a person of puzzling or contradictory character When I sat down with our Quality Assurance Department to discuss th...

project management reality tv Lifestyle

project management reality tv

April 2nd, 2013 // by +Jeff Payne

The second installment of our Department Video Series goes to our Project Management Department. Like all the departments, it was hard at first to find a controlling idea that really said somethi...

data department video released Lifestyle

data department video released

March 27th, 2013 // by +Jeff Payne

A lot of the values, norms and tones that make up the day-to-day atmosphere at booj come from long-standing practices and philosophies. This has yielded a quickly-growing and successful company.&...