Culture

Does It Suck To Be Me?

By Ambassador Ann on Sep 23, 2015 11:11:11 AM in Core Values, Our Employees, Employee Wellness

Upon reaching my 4th year at Lawline, I reflected upon my journey here and was quite proud. I couldn't ask for anything more. Yet, Michele, the HR and Legal Director, surprised me with two front row tickets to see Avenue Q!

One Step, One Leap

By Micah Bochart on Sep 14, 2015 11:01:11 AM in Core Values, Our Employees, Employee Wellness

In one fast, practiced motion, my instructor yanked open the door of the airplane. Air blasted in, pursued by the angry snarl of a motor, at which point the brute reality of the moment finally hit me: Good lord. I’m about to fall out of an airplane.

The More The Merrier!

By Ambassador Ann on May 9, 2014 4:36:07 PM in Core Values, Professional Growth, Our Employees, Employee Wellness

It has been an exciting week here at FurtherEd! We had Afaq & Shaun joined our team Monday and by Tuesday we were glad they did. Afaq is our new web developer and Shaun is our newest Program Attorney. Now that it is the end of the week, I...

How the Mighty Fall: A Corporate Lesson for Individuals

By Sigalle Barness on Feb 25, 2014 1:48:18 PM in Core Values, Professional Growth, Employee Wellness

Extreme Makeover: Office Edition

By Ambassador Ann on Feb 13, 2014 11:14:31 AM in Core Values, Professional Growth, Our Employees, Community Events, Employee Wellness

Check out the pictures below. It may be hard to see but use a little imagination to see the full potential of transformation. In a month from now, this will be our new & improved home of FurtherEd!

Power of Words

By Ambassador Ann on Jan 20, 2014 11:09:56 AM in Core Values, Professional Growth, Our Employees, Employee Wellness

Each time we enter the kitchen, we get a little extra with our cup of coffee and no it isn't a biscotti. Equipped with word magnets, messages are left to each other to bring smiles. Here are a few to share with you.

15 Minutes for You...

By Sigalle Barness on Jan 7, 2014 5:06:59 PM in Core Values, Professional Growth, Our Employees, Employee Wellness

About a year ago, FurtherEd CEO, David Schnurman, sat me and ten other employees down and handed us all a piece of paper. On it, was a madlibs formula that told a story about what life was currently like and what it would eventually be in five...

5 Business Lessons From Marathon Training

By Ambassador Ann on Nov 13, 2013 12:47:44 PM in Core Values, Professional Growth, Employee Wellness

Our CEO, David Schnurman, participated in the ING New York Marathon on Sunday November 3rd. All of FurtherEd was rooting for him for his race! After completing it, he wrote an awesome article about his journey.

The Legacy Continues...

By Ambassador Ann on Aug 23, 2013 2:18:05 PM in Professional Growth, Our Employees, Employee Wellness

A Special Shout-Out to Micah for his loyal contributions to FurtherEd!

 

Reading Someone Loud and Clear (part 2)

By Ambassador Ann on Aug 23, 2013 2:02:00 PM in Core Values, Team-Building Events, Professional Growth, Our Employees, Employee Wellness

For the last morning meeting, I decided to revamp an old presentation with a new twist.