I’ve been listening to a lot of talks and taking part in some events where people discuss different topics around new technologies.

This Friday I was listening to a company-wide summit where some people within their community shared some valuable experiences and dig deeper on some new trends. …

Today I’m 29 years, 7 months and 24 days old. This means I’m a little over 4 months away from turning 30 and I must admit I’m slightly panicking. (exhales dramatically in Portuguese).

Let me tell you a story.

When me and my cousins were little, we would play a…

Last Friday I went to a restaurant without a face mask and I was thrilled. I know covid is real and we need caution, but we’ve been dealing with this for so long that every step we take towards getting back to our lives is a win for me. These…

My mother. She raised me and my sister to be strong independent women and always pushed us to be the best we could be. She looked after us, giving us all the care and attention anyone could have asked for, and then some. She was (and still is) brutally honest…

(a rant, by a 29 year-old)

As most people, when I was a child I wanted to be older than I was. When I was 7 years-old, I wanted to be 10. When I was 15, I wanted to be “a grown-up” and turn 18 already.
Maybe having an older…

João Bogalho joined us as a QA Manager late last year. So far, he’s been doing a great job in making sure our app follows all relevant and applicable quality guidelines and standards. Our team had some questions for him, and today we’re sharing what João had to say.

1. As a University teacher, you’re probably used to a more structured approach to managing teams. How have you adapted to the startup way of doing things?

Being…

Today marks Advertio’s 168th fully-remote working day (not considering weekends and Maltsev’s holidays). I know this because Maltsev has been keeping track by sending us a GIF with a funny pandemic diary entry every day.

It’s been nine long months, where pretty much everyone around the world has had to…

Mariana Machado

I used to dream about becoming a poet and I’ve always loved writing, so I made it my job.

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