This Friday, May the 4th, is a day I look forward to every year. The day has quickly become an unofficial holiday for both hardcore and casual Star Wars fans, and it carries with it a little more weight for me personally.
Star Wars Episode IV – A New Hope, was the first movie I saw in a movie theater. My father took me, and I remember every minute detail. The deliciously buttery smell of the movie theater lobby. The not-so-pleasant mildew smell inside the theater. The awe-inspiring size of the actual movie screen. And yes, the confusing but inspiring story born a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…
Work happens. Whenever and wherever, by people using technologies that make locations irrelevant and time zones an afterthought. Teams become an agile mix of resources, scaling up and down as projects demand. Welcome to the new world of work.
In honor of National Flex Day on October 17, we invite you to take a closer look at the changing workplace with us. There’s a lot more to it than just working from home in your shorts and flip flops (though we don’t mind that perk at all).
Team Lightspeed lives the new world of work every day, and we wouldn’t have it any other way.
Today is the day we can all be happy we didn’t do the Ancestry DNA thing. As far as we know, we are all as Irish as the day is long. So don’t worry, we won’t let science or actual research get in the way of sharing some of our favorite St. Patrick’s Day tips and traditions.
We interrupted everyone’s important work to ask them 3 St. Patrick’s Day questions:
1. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day event?
2. What’s your favorite St. Patrick’s day Beverage?
3. What’s your secret recipe for curing a hangover?
These are the people that didn’t tell us to go away: