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#NotEqualYet: The Palo Alto Software Study of Gender in The Workplace

by Sabrina

The above image is from our latest infographic about gender equality in the workplace. While we’ve certainly made strides in the fight against inequality among men and women at work, there is more to be done. Here at Palo Alto Software, we believe that we all stand to benefit from a workplace that supports women [...]

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Take Us Out To The Ball Game: Palo Alto Software Company Picnic at PK Park

by teri

It was a beautiful summer evening for a company barbecue at a recent baseball game featuring the Emeralds, Eugene’s minor league team, affectionately referred to as the Ems. It’s always fun to see co-workers and their families together and it looked like everyone was having a great time. The baseball facility had “the bases” covered for [...]

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Angelique O'Rourke

Palo Alto Software Supports The Boys and Girl’s Club

by Angelique O'Rourke

Here at Palo Alto Software, we value our community and love to contribute to the programs that help it flourish. Especially for those organizations that help our local youth explore and learn about technology. The Boys and Girl’s Club is one such organization, and Palo Alto Software recently decided to reach out and conduct a [...]

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“Be Bossy and Proud” | PAS CEO Sabrina Parsons at TEDxUOregon

by Jonathan Michael

Inspired by her Business Insider Op-Ed, “Leaning In Isn’t the Answer,” TEDxUOregon invited Sabrina Parsons, CEO of Palo Alto Software, to speak at their April event. The title of the presentation is “Be Bossy and Proud: Why We Don’t Want to Ban the Word ‘Bossy’.” You can watch the video presentation embedded above, or read [...]

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Caroline Cummings

The State of Small Business Q1 2014 [White Paper]

by Caroline Cummings

As the lean startup method quickly gains popularity among the high-tech startups of Silicon Valley, many entrepreneurs may question the necessity of a business plan. But statistics prove that businesses are overwhelmingly better off when they set goals and implement a plan for how to achieve those goals. The report, based on a survey of [...]

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PAS CEO Featured in Bloomberg Article on “Geeky Women” at SXSW

by Bailey

Sabrina Parsons

Palo Alto Software CEO and former tech entrepreneur Sabrina Parsons is at this year’s South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin, Texas, “breaking up the bromance” and representing the many, many women in tech. Sabrina gave an interview to Bloomberg over the weekend on the women-centered changes at SXSW, and her hopes for the future of [...]

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Our Flex-Time Policy is Pretty Great

by Bailey

At Palo Alto Software, it’s easy to forget that generous flex-time and working parent policies aren’t a standard benefit. Here, it’s so much a part of our culture to see children in the office, or to notice that a co-worker has taken the afternoon off to volunteer with a local community organization, that we forget [...]

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Sabrina Parsons to Host 2014 SXSW Mentor Session

by Bailey

Join Palo Alto Software’s CEO Sabrina Parsons at this year’s South By Southwest (SXSW) Interactive Festival in Austin, Texas. Sabrina will be hosting a mentor session called “Startup: The Path to Revenue and Cash.” From SXSW’s press: Having trouble generating revenue and making cash off your startup or small business? Learn from serial entrepreneur and [...]

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The PAS 2013 Holiday Party

by Bailey

This year Palo Alto Software celebrated the holidays with a larger-than-ever team and a focus on community. Employees brought their families to our brand-new office space to enjoy a dinner catered by local restaurant Agate Alley Bistro, and CEO Sabrina Parsons gave everyone custom bags from Eugene-based Archival Clothing. LivePlan developer Adam Becker’s son was looking [...]

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