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From Developer to Project Lead

project management

This article is written by our resident web analyst and developer, Tony Sanjaya who hails from Surabaya, Indonesia. In the past, the man has confessed that he is more comfortable talking with machines instead of human beings and prefers listening instead of note-taking. A combination of traits that doesn’t sound very people-oriented, but at Stampede,…Keep reading

Culture / Events

Stampede Get-together & JomLaunch 4

jomlaunch 4

The team meeting up Last Friday (25th November 2016) marked the first time Stampede got together, physically at one place, and at the same time. If you didn’t know already, we at Stampede work remotely from various places around Malaysia along with other parts of the world. For instance, we have Viki from Hungary and Tony from…Keep reading

Culture / Processes

Tips on Delightful Client Onboarding Experience

on boarding

Every now and then, we get people asking us if we have experienced an episode akin to Clients from Hell. But to be honest, it is thankfully not something that we encounter very often. We are lucky to have good clients, who most of the time become good friends for life. There are instances where clients…Keep reading

Culture / Processes

The Stampede Way to Scrum: The Blitz

Stampede Blitz

Every workplace has team meetings and Stampede is no different. Although we work remotely using our computers, we get together regularly for updates, discussions and sometimes just for casual purposes. What is The Blitz? The Blitz is the official name for Stampede’s version of a stand-up meeting, and it occurs every weekday at 1PM (GMT+8) over…Keep reading

Culture / Events

Our Best Hari Raya Memories!

Hello folks, it’s going to be that time of the year again where we visit our family and friends to celebrate Eid Mubarak, also known as Hari Raya Aidilfitri in Malaysia and Lebaran in Indonesia. Travelling back to our hometown is a bittersweet experience; waking up early, driving for hours and getting stuck in a massive traffic jam.…Keep reading

Culture / Events

Being All Inspired at JomLaunch 3.0

It was a glorious, sunny Saturday as the three of us – me, Shaza and Dov – made our way to UKM Bangi to attend the third JomLaunch, organised by JomWeb community. JomWeb, a Malay colloquial term for ‘let’s web’, is an initiative by the web and IT community of Malaysia to share and discuss…Keep reading

Productivity / Tips and Tricks

Productive Workplace Habits That You Should Know

Humans are creatures of habit. This comes from our innate ability to see and learn things. Eventually by performing certain actions repeatedly do we form a habit out of it. Habits can go two ways, good or bad, with the latter being more common. In our workplaces, we have habits that we are quite fond…Keep reading

Culture / Working Remotely

Working Remotely Part 2: Building Culture in a Remote Team

Culture is more so than a buzzword being thrown around by business leaders now. It stands to us as a foundation for our team’s happiness, and every wonderful thing will follow if we get the foundation right. Ever notice how some teams seem to function better than others no matter who is on the team?…Keep reading

Culture / Working Remotely

Working Remotely Part 1: Running a Remote Team

How do you run your team remotely? When we speak to people of how our team of 8 is scattered across several places and time zones, we get the above question every single time. While a number of companies in the tech industry are still debating on the merits of remote work, Stampede has always been…Keep reading

Culture / Events

What Hari Raya Means To Us

It’s the time of the year again, where family and friends gather to celebrate Eid, commonly known as Hari Raya Aidilfitri to us Malaysians. Aside from the whole traffic jam shenanigans, repeated questions of your career and relationship statuses, we still look forward for the Hari Raya as the time for a well-deserved break as well to…Keep reading