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