Now that 2017 has ended and a new year has already begun, we wanted to take a quick look back at some of our favorite What We Stand For blog posts from the past year. In a way, choosing our favorite blog posts is kinda like choosing amongst our own children, but in this case our children are inanimate objects who won’t get their feelings hurt, so it’s all good. ;-)
So, without further ado, a few of our favorite blog posts of 2017! (*insert drumroll here*)
“Melissa Reiff’s 15 Heartfelt Characteristics of a Great Leader”
Our CEO Melissa Reiff shares her personal list of 15 characteristics that great leaders have in common.
“A Veteran’s Journey to Retail”
An insightful interview with Greg Wagnon, our Logistics and Transportation Director, about his 20+ years of military service and how his career path ultimately took him to The Container Store.
Why open communication and constructive feedback are vital to the success of your team.
“Three Tips for Standing Out in a Job Interview”
Job interviews can be an intimidating process, but these three tips from our Executive VP of Stores and Employee Development will help you put your best foot forward!
“How ‘Hackathons’ Jump-start Innovation”
Our Vice President of Technology explains the importance of using hackathons to solve problems, spur creativity, and build a stronger sense of collaboration in the workplace.