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6 min read

How Yoga Helped Me Become a Better Software Specialist

Lessons in slowing down, getting uncomfortable, and being kinder to myself

Andriana Pachella

Andriana Pachella
Senior Business Solutions Consultant

Six people from the Highland CRM team standing together in the Highland office in Chicago.

4 min read

Advice for EOS® Self-Implementers: Putting the People Component™ into Action

How Highland Uses Our Accountability Chart, GWC™, and the People Analyzer™

Jon Berbaum

Jon Berbaum
President

A mac laptop in the dark, slightly ajar, with the light from the screen illuminating the keyboard

4 min read

Wait, should you even build that?

Combining the Power of Low-Code Development and CX

Jon Berbaum

Jon Berbaum
President

A person sitting in an office space working on a laptop.

8 min read

How to Code Journey Mapping Interviews

It’s all about imperfectly capturing the important things

Jon Berbaum

Jon Berbaum
President

SugarCRM Clean Up Tips

2 min read

Elizabeth Mankowski

Elizabeth Mankowski
Director, Business Solutions Practice

6 min read

Less is More: macOS

By embracing minimalism with macOS, I reduce distractions, increase clarity, and increase mobility.

Jon Berbaum

Jon Berbaum
President

Kristina Giffin's Highland headshot outside the Chicago office

5 min read

My First Month at Highland Solutions

Transparency and Collaboration Make for a Happy Team

Kristina Giffin

Kristina Giffin
Design Researcher

Little Goat Boy with a blue mohawk and its tongue sticking out.

3 min read

How I Like to Simplify Ziggy’s Route Helper

If you’re not already familiar with Tighten’s package Ziggy, it makes it simple to use the routes you define in Laravel in your JavaScript.

Curtis Blackwell

Curtis Blackwell
Manager, Digital Product Delivery

Chris Womble, Army Veteran, wearing sunglasses on top of a hillside with his arms crossed.

7 min read

From Serving the Country to Software Development

An Interview with Highland Application Developer and Army Veteran Chris Womble

Jon Berbaum

Jon Berbaum
President

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7 min read

Why You Shouldn’t Buy Custom Software Services

Read this before you waste a lot of time (and money) building the wrong thing

Jon Berbaum

Jon Berbaum
President