August 3rd, 2021 Category: DEI

Reflections from the Women in Tech Festival

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This year, RollWomen – NextRoll’s Employee Resource Group (ERG) focused on supporting women – rolled out a new program that sponsors NextRoll employees (aka Rollers) to attend conferences hosted throughout the year by and for women. The program’s goal is to educate Rollers on new perspectives,...

July 30th, 2021 Category: News

Behind the Scenes: NextRoll’s AWS BugBust

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Who ya gonna call? NextRoll’s BugBusters!Amazon Web Services (AWS) recently invited NextRoll’s world-class Engineering team to test its new BugBust solution, the world’s first global competition for Java and Python developers to collectively fix one million bugs.Embracing NextRoll’s Monkey...

July 27th, 2021 Category: Thought Piece

Ambitious Women Spotlight Series – Meet Melina Owusu

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As a Sales Development Manager for RollWorks, a division of NextRoll, and the Co-President of RollDeep, NextRoll’s ERG focused on Black inclusivity, Melina understands how effective  mentoring and coaching helps her team of six succeed. In fact, “Being a part of a company that genuinely cares...

July 14th, 2021 Category: Thought Piece

How To Build A Sales Culture That Fosters High Performers

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Investing in your sales team is critical to the growth and success of your company. But what does it really take to create a knowledgeable, passionate, high performing sales force? We spoke with our own Darragh Fitzpatrick, SVP of Sales for RollWorks, to talk about his winning strategy and the...

July 6th, 2021 Category: DEI

NextRoll DE&I Spotlight: Minority-Owned Business Badges

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This year, our D&I Core Committee – a group of employee advocates and champions for the company’s D&I initiatives – not only has a new name, but is now reimagined in a way to promote agents of change. We did this by creating valuable programs that positively impact underrepresented groups...

June 25th, 2021 Category: News

Google Updates Timeline to Phase Out Third-Party Cookies on Chrome

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Yesterday, Google updated its timeline for Chrome phasing out support of third-party cookies from early 2022 to late 2023.What does this mean for participants in the open web landscape?[Head over to our Rebalancing privacy and precision on the open web – Part 1 blog post, if you need a refresher...

June 22nd, 2021 Category: News

The Future of Work: NextRoll’s Hybrid Work Model

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Like most technology companies, the pandemic has taught NextRoll leaders a lot about the way employees working in “tech” live and work. There are numerous predictions (read:headlines!) on how our way of life and work will be forever changed, including a lot of declarations that a new...

June 16th, 2021 Category: Thought Piece

Focusing on Flexibility and Family This Father’s Day

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As ‘work time’ and ‘home time’ are harder to distinguish than ever for parents working remotely during the pandemic, and thus stress levels reach an all-time high, the leaders at NextRoll know the importance of providing and promoting flexibility for employees – or Rollers – around the world.In...

June 7th, 2021 Category: Thought Piece

Ambitious Women Spotlight Series – Meet Meg Blanchard

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In just three years, Meg Blanchard has rapidly worked her way up the career ladder at RollWorks (a division of NextRoll) from Account Manager, to Senior Account Manager, to her current role as Manager of the Growth Customer Success team. In this role, her responsibilities center around retaining...

June 3rd, 2021 Category: DEI

Fighting for Equality, Together – Pride 2021 at NextRoll

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This year, Pride celebrations continue to look a bit different, given the global climate, but the goal of representation, reflection, and action within the LGBTQI+ community and with allies is as alive and vibrant as ever. And although Pride evokes the colorful, glitzy celebrations, it’s also an...