Wed Nov 13 · Culture, Product Thinking, Software Development

3 Keys to Building Impactful Teams from Engineering Leaders

Great product development comes from a community of product thinkers. It might be an idea from an individual that instigates a seismic shift to an industry, but ideas are built on a foundation of knowledge...

Mon Oct 7 · Culture

3 Crucial Things I Learned From An (Unforgettable) Night with Michelle Obama

Events at the Meridien Centre during Elevate Tech Festival in Toronto September 24, 2019. Photo credit: # ElevateTechFest I was in the same room as Michelle *freaking* Obama. We breathed the same air and we...

Thu Aug 8 · Culture

How to Nail Your Connected Interview

Connected was founded in 2014 on the belief that software products are the most meaningful way to grow a modern business. We aren’t simply a strategy firm, a dev shop, or a design agency, we’re...

Thu Aug 1 · Culture

Connector Spotlight: Shannon Klett

Tell us a little bit about what you’re working on.  I’m working on an Alexa voice skill for a leading American media organization. This is my first time working with Voice technology and it’s fascinating....

Fri Jun 28 · Culture

How We Stay #ConnectedWithPride

"We should indeed keep calm in the face of difference, and live our lives in a state of inclusion and wonder at the diversity of humanity." — George Takei As June comes to a close,...

Thu Jun 20 · Culture

What It Means To Be An Ally

You’ve heard it. I’ve heard it. We’ve all heard it. “Be an ally”, “We are all allies”; the word “ally” tends to get thrown around a lot. I heard it often during my 5-year Bachelor’s...

Wed Jun 12 · Culture

Connector Spotlight: Scott Wallace

Tell us a little bit about the project you’re working on.  I’m currently part of a diverse team of engineers working on a project to migrate and update thousands of forums. There are a few...

Fri May 31 · Culture

Collision 2019 Wrap-Up

Last week, we attended Collision Conference 2019 in Downtown Toronto. It’s known as one of the fastest-growing tech conferences in North America, with 2019 being their fifth year hosting thousands of start-ups, large scale companies, students, and...

Sat May 18 · Culture

Connector Spotlight: Jacky Li

He shoots, but he doesn’t score past our hockey-loving designer, Jacky Li! Tell us about the project you’re working on. I am currently redesigning an existing product that is being used by 100 million-plus users....

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