Culture

22 May 2017 · by Jennifer Huynh
"Bring Your _______ Self to Work" is an important pillar of our Box culture. We're a pretty mixed bag of different backgrounds and values around here, so the blank is different for each Box employee. In this series, we'll interview one of our own to give you a look at our diverse family of Boxers...
12 May 2017 · by Jennifer Huynh
"Bring Your _______ Self to Work" is an important pillar of our Box culture. We're a pretty mixed bag of different backgrounds and values around here, so the blank is different for each Box employee. In this series, we'll interview one of our own to give you a look at our diverse family of Boxers...
20 Apr 2017 · by Jennifer Huynh
"Bring Your _______ Self to Work" is an important pillar of our Box culture. We're a pretty mixed bag of different backgrounds and values around here, so the blank is different for each Box employee. In this series, we'll interview one of our own to give you a look at our diverse family of Boxers...
04 Apr 2017 · by Jennifer Huynh
"Bring Your _______ Self to Work" is an important pillar of our Box culture. We're a pretty mixed bag of different backgrounds and values around here, so the blank is different for each Box employee. In this series, we'll interview one of our own to give you a look at our diverse family of Boxers...
29 Mar 2017 · by Peipei Yu Pollmann
This year for Women’s History Month and International Women’s Day, Boxers reflected on why these celebrations are important to them, shared their stories with each other, and allowed us to tweet some of them throughout the month. When I read their reflections, I was struck by two things: how...
08 Mar 2017 · by Joy Ebertz
With today being International Women’s Day, I’ve been spending a lot of time thinking about what the day means to me. Why is it significant? Throughout the world the day represents different things to different people and is celebrated in many different ways. So why do *I* find it important? What...
10 Feb 2017 · by Jennifer Huynh
"Bring Your _______ Self to Work" is an important pillar of our Box culture. We're a pretty mixed bag of different backgrounds and values around here, so the blank is different for each Box employee. In this series, we'll interview one of our own to give you a look at our diverse family of Boxers...
27 Jan 2017 · by Jennifer Huynh
"Bring Your _______ Self to Work" is an important pillar of our Box culture. We're a pretty mixed bag of different backgrounds and values around here, so the blank is perfectly different for each Box employee. In this series, we'll interview one of our own to give you a look at our diverse family...
13 Jan 2017 · by Jennifer Huynh
"Bring Your _______ Self to Work" is an important pillar of our Box culture. We're a pretty mixed bag of different backgrounds and values around here, so the blank is different for each Box employee. In this series, we'll interview one of our own to give you a look at our diverse family of Boxers...
24 Jun 2016 · by Ivan Galea
My main role is leading business analytics and data science here at Box and I've been fortunate to closely witness Box putting its data to work for the benefit our customers, partners and internal teams.  It has been even more fulfilling to team with my...
20 May 2016 · by Bryan Breckenridge
This spring, a group of dedicated Box volunteers joined together in Siem Reap, Cambodia to implement a special project with a powerful mission: provide 800 students and 45 teachers and staff of the Cambodian nonprofit Journeys Within Our Communities (JWOC) with digital resources to strengthen the...
14 Mar 2016 · by Joy Ebertz
My favorite Box value is “Bring your______ self to work, every day,” where Boxers can fill in that blank to include whatever they want. To me, this means I can be myself at work and my coworkers will celebrate whoever that person is. I don’t have to try to fit in just to belong or pretend I’m...
21 Aug 2015 · by John Lewis
“I major in jazz saxophone.” Generally speaking, this description of my area of study has evoked two responses from co-workers during my time at Box: “wow, cool!” shortly followed by “why are you at Box?” While seemingly non-traditional, my music background offers practical skills that have...
07 Aug 2015 · by Bryan Breckenridge
I love to see cross-sector partners unite and generate tangible positive social impact. I recently had the pleasure guiding and participating in a pilot workshop that brought Box and IBM employees together in classrooms to teach 25 young people in the Year Up Bay Area program project management...
31 Jul 2015 · by Jill Dayneka
I didn’t bring a sleeping bag to California. I made housing plans (at the last minute but better late than never!), and my plan was to sleep in my rented bed for the summer. Forgive me if it sounds like I’m pointing out the obvious, but not all of my college classmates went into the summer with the...
24 Jul 2015 · by Jasmine Xu
What’s it like to be an industries intern? There’s no typical day, but here’s how one Friday looks: 9:00 a.m. Esther’s German Bakery for a Women in Tech / Intern breakfast Esther’s is a popular breakfast place that's about five-minutes away from the office. I meet new people and catch up with the...
17 Jul 2015 · by JN Fang
Hello from sunny Los Altos! I am an intern on the Backend Data & Compute team. I’m also a rising senior at Harvard, studying computer science with a minor in Global Health and Health Policy and an intense interest in advocating for women in computer science. But that’s all irrelevant because I’...
10 Jul 2015 · by Adam Slaboski
Now that this summer's class of interns has been in the office for a few weeks, we're kicking off a new series: Meet the Interns! They'll give you a sense of who they are, what they're working on, and what it's like to be an intern at Box. First up: Adam Slaboski, who's interning in the Product...
09 Jul 2015 · by The Box ALC Team
On the surface, AIDS/LifeCycle is a seven-day, 545-mile bicycle ride from San Francisco to LA. But to experience AIDS/LifeCycle is to enter a community and a journey that inspires people to give and grow. Cyclists and supporters come from across the world to raise money for AIDS research, helping...
19 May 2015 · by Bela Stepanova
Earlier this year, Box Women’s Network joined a group of women leaders called Networking with a Purpose. It’s a grass roots partnership between women at Cisco, EMC, Symantec, Ericsson, NetApp, Oracle, Samsung, VMWare, and now Box. The goals of this collaborative effort align with our group’s...