Mike Champion

Mike Champion

Recent Posts

Culture Hack: Cheers for Peers

We all know employee recognition is important in keeping people happy. But getting promoted, winning an award, or having a great performance review only happens so often. That could be why peer-to-peer recognition is 35% more likely to have a positive impact on financial results than manager-only feedback. Good things happen when we feel valued by our teammates. So, a few months ago, we tried an experiment to keep peer-to-peer recognition top of mind.

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How We Built Our Stack For Shipping at Scale

We've designed our team structure, development processes, and technical archicture to promote strong team ownership and iteration velocity. HubSpot makes a marketing and sales platform trusted by more than 19,000 customers to power their online presence. Those businesses rely on our SaaS platform to host their website, blog, landing pages and forms, collect web analytics, manage their contacts, deliver marketing emails, support their social media efforts and much more. The capability is relatively broad -- each functional area has many companies that focus on just one vertical -- and is growing as we continue to introduce new products.

Our stack is not only a function of building B2B SaaS offerings, the company's stage and size, but also the cultural values that we want reflected in our products and organization.

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5 Tips for Getting Your First Technical Internship

For college students everywhere, it’s getting to be that time of the year again. You probably have your eye on an internship with a fast-growing company where you can get your hands dirty, own real problems, and move the needle on a product that actually interests you. The only thing standing in your way is a tiny little detail called competition.

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Warp Speed with GitHub Enterprise

We've recently switched to using GitHub Enterprise for our product development here at HubSpot, and I wanted to share some lessons learned from how we've made the transition.

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