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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Jonathan Michael

“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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Andrea Vedder

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

by Andrea Vedder

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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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Andrea Vedder

Our Flex-Time Policy is Pretty Great

by Andrea Vedder

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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Andrea Vedder

Sabrina Parsons to Host 2014 SXSW Mentor Session

by Andrea Vedder

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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Andrea Vedder

The PAS 2013 Holiday Party

by Andrea Vedder

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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Andrea Vedder

Palo Alto Software featured in New York Times’ “You’re The Boss” Blog

by Andrea Vedder

Palo Alto Software was featured today in The New York Times’ small business blog as an example of a company with a strong strategy and evaluation process for innovation: A company known as Palo Alto Software had established itself as a market leader in business-plan software. When Sabrina Parsons took over as chief executive, she decided to [...]

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Andrea Vedder

Palo Alto Software CEO Profiled in Oregon Business Magazine

by Andrea Vedder

The feature story in the November/December issue of Oregon Business Magazine is an in-depth profile of Palo Alto Software CEO Sabrina Parsons and the company’s development under her leadership: “A Hispanic woman in a leadership position in a cutting-edge industry, Parsons is making things happen. A $10 million company today, Palo Alto Software projects annual earnings of [...]

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Our CEO discusses Live Planning on Wired

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Sabrina Parsons, CEO of Palo Alto Software, was featured on the Wired Insights blog today where she discusses Live Planning and how it can build businesses that grow faster and last longer. “If you believe popular consensus, the answer to solving economic problems lies in Silicon Valley. According to a Kauffman Foundation study, startups are [...]

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