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Job Perks: Work from home

We at Akubo enjoy a handful of job perks. Newbies get their first big one on their third month at work: once a week, they get to work from home! And it’s easily one of the best perks — here’s why: We don’t need to look presentable So we’re free to send emails, write code, […]

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(PHOTOS) May-June 2016

A few weeks ago our company founder, Robin Abello, came home to Bacolod City in time for two events. The first was the soft product launch of Twerkle at Sugarland Hotel. Twerkle is a new human resource software being co-developed by the Akubo team with US-based company HowardTech.   At 7pm of the same day, we […]

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What multi-tasking cost me

Being a customer care engineer, I have to work with clients and assist them if they have technical questions. I handle clients in the US and in the Visayas region in the Philippines, and sometimes give client presentations. At the same time, I also have another task: a web application project. With these tasks that […]

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How I de-stress a work day

It is inevitable to experience stress at work; it’s pretty much tacitly implied when you agreed for the job. But it doesn’t mean that you have bear it until the end of the work day. There are ways to cope with stress, depending on a person. For me, when I’m stressed at work I listen […]

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Akubo Christmas Party 2015

Yesterday we had our little Christmas party as a team. Unlike our previous overnight gatherings, we spent only a day together, this time at Punong Silay / Gary’s Place, where we relaxed, ate a great lunch, played some games (four of our members even ended up playing piko later on), and did a long session of gift exchange. We’re happy to have […]