Posts Tagged ‘Minneapolis’

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Career Growth at Perficient: “Never Waste a Day”

Paul Bjorkstrand is a “Java developer at heart” and was working as such when a former colleague convinced him to come into Perficient for an interview. Knowing that Perficient was an excellent fit for Paul and well-suited for his career path, the former colleague was persistent, and over the course of a year, had continuously […]

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Perficient’s Minneapolis Office Adds Red Hat Exam Center

Our Minneapolis, Minnesota office is now an official Red Hat exam center. The exam center is open to the public and provides a secure, classroom environment for developers that need to take any Red Hat exam or certification, including those for Ansible, JBoss, Linux, and OpenShift. There is no additional cost for utilizing the exam […]

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Colleagues Rank Perficient as Top Workplace Across the Country

Creating a Winning Work Culture Colleagues across the country came together to add another accolade to Perficient’s growing awards list. In 2019, we ranked as a top employer brand in Detroit, Orange County, Minneapolis, St. Louis (twice!), and Chicago!  After evaluating employee feedback on workplace culture, including alignment, execution, and connection, this huge achievement bears […]

A Moderator’s View of the Minneapolis CIO Summit

On December 11, CIOs gathered in Minneapolis for a one-day regional conference featuring keynotes and executive boardroom sessions from leaders in IT. These CIO Executive Summits, hosted by Evanta, offer executive leadership the opportunity to spend a day exchanging insights with peers, gaining exposure to best practices, and creating new partnerships. Each event is led […]

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Minneapolis Colleagues Support Technovation

Colleagues give their time and skills to help girls become the next tech entrepreneurs and leaders by mentoring at Technovation. Setting the Stage for the Future Did you know that engineers are the second-largest STEM occupational group, but that only one in seven engineers is female? This US Department of Commerce statistic is one of […]

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Minneapolis RHUG Recap: The Newest Version of Red Hat OpenShift

On Tuesday, Nov. 5, Red Hat hosted a Red Hat User Group (RHUG) at Surly Brewing Company in Minneapolis, where attendees heard a technical presentation about Azure Red Hat OpenShift (ARO) from two of our Microsoft directors, Steve Holstad and David Palfery. The RHUG format provides a space for attendees – regardless of skill level […]

A Perficient Community of Practice Fosters Learning and Collaboration

Last year our Minneapolis office pioneered a community of practice called Define and Drive. The group is tailored towards the business consultant and project manager colleagues, with an aim of knowledge sharing on market-relevant skills, and fostering a sense of community. The founders of the group, Karla Kraft and Jennifer Edwards, came to the idea […]

Perficient Team Joins “Bike to Work Day” Third Year in a Row

Our Perficient Minneapolis office celebrated its third annual Bike to Work Day in May. In addition to many of our colleagues biking to work, we also completed a 4-mile, easy-paced lunch ride along the Mississippi river. The ride was made possible by the growing network of Nice Ride bikes, Minneapolis’ public bike sharing system. Our office building, […]