Behind the Red Door
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Tag Archives: Fun at work
On the weekend I was treated to octane fumes, snarling V8s, dusty crashes and some cool behind the scenes access at the V8 supercars.
I have lots of favourite things to do at RedBalloon: creating the perfect RedBalloon event; listening to Bruno Mars on repeat on Spotify; group interviews; sharing giggles (make that endless giggles) with my colleagues; and the newest addition to this list is hanging our with our book club.
Our Finance Director Linda reviews a rather perculiar experience – her employment!
When we asked our Software Engineer Klaus to describe his typical work day, he said… “I wake up, eat raisin toast, check my emails, check our internal work blog, write code, write more code, eat lunch, write some more code, check Facebook, write more code and then go home.” If you eat code for breakfast [...]
This is a snapshot of Kylie Croot’s time with the RedBalloon for Corporate team… Over the past six months, I have: Dressed up as an elf with my wonderful colleague Emma. We handed out Xmas flyers in Martin Place, which has been one of the highlights of my job so far (not because I love dressing up [...]
…Kasey Fuller shares her story about how RedBalloon celebrates the most wonderful time of the year. Christmas time in the workplace is always a happy one for most companies and employees (most RedBalloon employees will tell you we are happy all the time, which is totally true) but Christmas time is extra special when you [...]
The week before Christmas I got a call from Channel 7s The Morning Show. They were planning a Christmas gift to their viewers by having presenters Larry Emdur and Kylie Gillies re-enact (OK, take the mickey out of) the recent John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John Christmas song and clip…
This week my colleague Phil and I finally went on our end of trimester team celebration, learning to make the perfect cup of coffee on a RedBalloon barista basics experience.
By Product Strategy Manager and dare-devil Jane I am often asked by friends ”How is working at RedBalloon?” of which my answer is always fantastic (because it is). However the other day a friend asked “What is the BEST RedBalloon experience you have done? I had to stop, think and remind myself that I am [...]
RedBalloon has started a happiness revolution. Watch our new video to see what we’re talking about…