Instagram Stories, Here I Come!

I leave early tomorrow morning for Automattic’s annual Grand Meetup. (Search “grand meetup” on this blog to see last year’s posts.) It’s a weeklong chance for me to see my coworkers (all 450+ of them) in person. We work on projects or take classes, attend workshops, and mix some fun, work-free stuff in there too.…

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I’m in Automattic’s Annual Company Photo!

You may have noticed that I love my job, so I am totally thrilled to be in the big, annual company photo for the first time. I mean, look at all of these great people: We took it at Grand Meetup last month in Park City, Utah. And I’m already looking forward to being in…

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Happy 10th Anniversary, Automattic!

We spent the last night of Grand Meetup at a party celebrating ten years of Automattic. It was super secretive: Almost time for Automattic's 10th Anniversary party! And one last great night here. #a8cgm A post shared by Sarah Blackstock (@sarahblackstock) on Oct 18, 2015 at 7:15pm PDT   And then this happened:   Also,…

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Late Night or Early Morning?

We snapped a few pictures sometime between 2 and 5am yesterday (today?). I’m not normally great at staying up so late anymore, but it’s been easy here. The party suites are full of Automatticians I otherwise don’t see around much, since there are so many of us and we work on many different things, so…

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