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Community Involvement

Giving 2.0

Nov 18, 2011

Marc Andreessen is a well known figure in the technology world, having co-founded both Mosaic and Netscape, and now sitting on the boards of Facebook, eBay and HP among others.  Perhaps slightly less known in our industry is his wife, Laura Arrillaga-Andresseen. Laura is the founder and chairman of the Standford Center on Philanthropy and Civil Society […]

An Attitude of Humility

Nov 17, 2011

Nerds On Site has a set of 6 principles that drives our team, 6 pillars that include ‘Honesty’ and an ‘Attitude of Humility’.  ‘Don’t Lie, Don’t Cheat, Don’t Steal’ really sums up these pillars, and also explains why community involvement is so important to us.  Check out this video that explains our underlying pillars. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5-ltD2p3tYw[/youtube]

Nice Guys Don’t Finish Last

Nov 16, 2011

A common phrase is ‘nice guys finish last’.  Too many of us think we need to be ruthless to get ahead, but a recent study by Harvard dispels that theory and shows that being ‘nice’ and ‘generous’ can help you get ahead. In real life, we get to control who we do business with, and […]

Upcoming Event in Roodepoort, South Africa

Nov 15, 2011

We are excited to report that our Johannesburg team is planning a Fill the Beetle, Feed the People event in the Roodepoort area during the first week of December.  Our Fill the Beetle, Feed the People events allows us to help our fellow citizens in our different communities.  At these events, we help to collect […]

Imagine If…

Nov 14, 2011

We honestly believe that the more creatively enterprising and entrepreneurial we become, the more transparency is created at all levels of government and business, allowing for more right and less wrong to be done. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gaAOzLP46eY&w=640&h=385]

March of Dimes Jail and Bail

Feb 19, 2010

A video clip of an interview with David Everitt at the March of Dimes Jail and Bail 2010 in Port Huron Michigan. Nerds On Site participated by providing laptop computers for jail and bail participants to go online using social media to raise funds. Also the video was streamed live on the internet worldwide. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OsWs0tl6gfk[/youtube]

Fill the Beetle to Feed the People

Feb 18, 2010

A bunch of photos from Fill the Beetle to Feed the People events taking place all over the world.