Winter 2015
Edition VIII

Leveling Up


We don't always choose a specific theme for Factory Week, but as we planned for our eighth edition, it became clear that what we wanted to do was level up. We returned to the Speak Easy to tackle everything from upgrading our version of Basecamp, to writing some case studies. The action unfolded Feb 2-6, 2015.

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February 04, 2015

Today’s lunch topic centered on our rallying cry for 2015. In the process of narrowing down our list, we found ourselves asking - what makes a good rallying cry? Read more

 

 

February 04, 2015

In the frenzy and crunch that is Factory Week, it's all too easy to forget to take a break... Read more

SmallBox team on a walk break

February 04, 2015

There are a few Factory Week traditions. Some you just can't mess with... Read more

Cereal

February 03, 2015

Outtakes from the SWOT yesterday... Read more

February 03, 2015

Leigh helped Drew with some quiz-writing inspiration... Read more

Drew with Quiz

 

February 03, 2015

Hey there, bowl of Fun Size... Read more

Bowl of Fun Size

February 03, 2015

There are so many angles to upping our game in play this week: peer reviews, design updates, sales collateral... but the first project to find its way to completion is developing strategy and mapping a new process for scoping projects. Read more

Scoping Process

February 03, 2015

It's been almost two years since our big move to the old Broad Ripple library, and some of us are ready to put our HGTV skills to work! Read more

Pinning.

February 03, 2015

Elizabeth can spreadsheet with the best of 'em... Read more

Elizabeth Heil

February 03, 2015

When you need to cover a lot of ground fast, divvying up research can be helpful. Here's how we do it... Read more

February 02, 2015

It has become a tradition, and it's hard to imagine kicking off Factory Week any other way... Read more

breakfast casserole at Factory Week

February 02, 2015

Collaboration is one of our core values at SmallBox, and we feel it's important to bring this to life beyond our own team. We've been inventing and playing with different exercises and ways to facilitate collaborative client sessions for the past couple of years. Lydia, Sarah, Abby and I are tackling a very fun project this Factory Week—documenting all of those good experiences! Read more

notes from Factory Week