Our salary formula and compensation philosophy

Fees are an important topic for any company. In a company like Buffer, where ours is plate have been transparent since 2013, compensation is a transparent internal discussion in which the entire Buffer team can share thoughts and feedback. A lot has changed in our salary formula over the past few years. We took a very simple formula and made it more precise for the job market, and recently we focused on improving our formula to become a true determinant for the first world in the distant world. In this post, we will share an overview of our benefit philosophy

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Within our engineering mentoring program and how it helps our engineers grow

Our engineering team is the largest team in Buffer. It has a lot of moving parts and consists of several smaller teams. As with any great team, we want to ensure that no individual lacks guidance or opportunities for growth. In this post, I will share a little more about how we achieved this through a new program in Buffer that we have already had a lot of success with, our Engineering Mentoring Program. Why a mentoring program? Over the years in our engineering team we have had great results from pairing and sharing engineer knowledge. We have also seen

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IRS Launches ‘Operation Hidden Treasure’ to Target Unreported Crypto Income

The U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has reportedly launched an operation to target cryptocurrency investors. Dubbed “Operation Hidden Treasure,” the team consists of agents trained in the field of cryptocurrency and transaction tracking. Damon Rowe, Executive Director at the IRS Office of Fraud Enforcement, unveiled “Operation Hidden Treasure” last week at a Federal Bar Association presentation on combating fraud, Forbes reported. The long-time veteran of the IRS Criminal Investigation division explained that the office has put together a dedicated team of IRS criminal investigation professionals to work on this operation. A partnership between the civil office of fraud enforcement and

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How a candle company uses social media to achieve a better user experience

The best marketing professionals today build loyal fans by engaging their audience in comments and messages. By approaching each conversation with genuine interest, they use social media to achieve an extraordinary and memorable user experience that brings fans back again and again. But how exactly can you create this extraordinary user experience on social media? One is a salesperson who has mastered the art of social media to achieve a better user experience Bryanna Evans. She is a social media manager Southern elegance of candles (SECC), a brand of domestic fragrances and buds that takes away the warmth and hospitality

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Embedding our values ​​and causes in our product

Towards the end of 2020, the Buffer engineering team held a two-day hack event where the team explored ideas that matched our personal and company values. While we try to bring our personal values ​​and company values ​​into the things we build, sometimes it’s good to take a step back and really focus on those things that are important to us. These two days of hacking allowed us to do just that, creating a collection of projects that clearly embedded our values. ❤️ Guided by those days, the team spent some time gathering ideas at Trell. Here we talked about

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Results from 2020 and our plan for 2021

In March and April 2020, business and life as we knew it changed. I interviewed members of our team (all 84 spread around the world) to understand the best way to help them deal with so many things that change at once. I especially wanted to hear from parents what could help them because many schools were closing and partners or spouses also had to work from home. Results? Most people wanted more time to overcome the new challenges they faced. As a remote organization we already offer a lot of flexibility to our employees and it is one of

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Q4, 2020 – 2020 Results and what follows

Note: This is a quarterly update sent to Buffer shareholders, with little added context information. We share these updates transparently as part of ours default value for transparency value. See all our revenue in our public revenue dashboard and view all of our reports and updates here. We have emerged from a challenging year that has proven our resilience and given us a renewed sense of optimism moving into 2021. We spent most of the last quarter of 2020 relying on the inspiration we gained through the adaptability and power of our customers ’stories. We’ve noticed that countless companies are

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More Than 50 Crypto Marketing Agencies Survived the Crypto Winter

The cryptocurrency industry has grown exponentially and there are many facets to the blockchain industry. One specific area of expertise that’s grown significantly in the last few years is the expansion of marketing agencies within the blockchain and cryptocurrency space. In 2020 there are more than 50 marketing companies that help crypto firms and projects get noticed but the process can be costly. Researcher Rates Over 50 Crypto and Blockchain Marketing Agencies Since the inception of Bitcoin, the last 11 years have seen the industry grow and there’s a variety of different employment opportunities for individuals looking to work in

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Ditto Promotes Accessible Finance for Streaming Artists with the Launch of Defi Platform

Global music distribution service Ditto has unveiled the latest addition to its service lineup for musicians with a blockchain-based financing platform named Opulous. Opulous Peer-to-Peer Lending Platform Serves as a Loan Pool Designed to Help Artists Ditto continues its efforts to improve the value chain for artists. Unlike other decentralized finance (defi) protocols, Opulous reflects asset-based lending, which bridges the physical and digital worlds. The Opulous’ defi lending mechanism, which is being developed on the Algorand public blockchain, leverages music copyrights’ tangibility through a smart contract setup that automatically handles principal and interest payments along with distributions to investors. For

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Michael Saylor Predicts Massive Investor Shift from Gold to Bitcoin After Buying Another $10M Worth of BTC

Michael Saylor, the ‘bitcoin slayer’ that needs no introduction, continues his attacks on everything non-bitcoin, this time unleashing his wrath on gold. It Feels Great, Says Saylor of Owning More Than 71K Bitcoins In an interview with Andrew Henderson of Nomad Capitalist, a legal finance advisory, Saylor, condemning gold as a “dying asset” and “dead money,” offered his view of the future of investment: gold is out, bitcoin is in. To recap Saylor’s ascent to bitcoin supremacy, his firm Microstrategy made headlines for its relentless bitcoin shopping spree during 2020, buying 29,646 coins in December alone. 2021 is no different,

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