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How Open Is Your Workspace?

By John Egan   July 3, 2013

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Here at SpareFoot, we pride ourselves on maintaining an environment that cultivates teamwork and productivity. Many of us work in open spaces that look nothing like the cubicle-filled land of the “Dilbert” cartoon or the drab space on “The Office” TV show.

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We Did It! SpareFoot Named Best Place to Work in Austin

By John Egan   June 6, 2013

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We won! We won! We won!

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Hail to the Chief–and to Austin

By John Egan   May 8, 2013

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Welcome back to Austin, President Obama. We know you’ve been here before, and we know you’ll probably come back again. We know you’re coming here this time to promote economic growth and job creation; in our not-so-humble opinion, you couldn’t have come to a better place to kick off your “Middle Class Jobs and Opportunity” tour.

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Chuck Believes He Can Fly (United): A CEO-mance

By Jenny Zhang   February 27, 2013

If you’ve ever flown Continental, or more recently United, you’re probably familiar with an in-flight safety video starring a lean man with a shock of gray hair. That’s Jeff Smisek: Chairman, President, and CEO of United Continental Holdings, Inc., which owns and operates both United Airlines and Continental Airlines. As of 2010, Continental merged with United, resulting in the world’s largest airline. But what does this have to do with SpareFoot?
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Undercover Bosses: Chario to the Rescue

By Jenny Zhang   February 26, 2013

Last week, a blizzard swept through the Plains region and coated the midsection of the nation in blinding white snow. According to CNN, more than 56,000 buildings were without power in Kansas and Missouri. Although it was mostly sunny with a chance of more sun in Austin, the ramifications of the blizzard were felt even at SpareFoot. Our outside call center PhoneSmart, which handles much of our consumer call volume, shut down due to the intensity of the storm in Missouri. This meant that 100% of calls were getting rerouted to our Customer Experience team, which currently clocks in at an intimidating six people.

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SpareFoot Founders In Forbes 30 Under 30

By Rachel Greenfield   December 20, 2011

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SpareFoot Founder/CEO Chuck Gordon and Co-Founder/COO Mario Feghali, better known as Chario, are being honored in Forbes 30 Under 30.

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