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Want to know what we are up to? You are in the right place, from office moves to new team members, the Mineshaft is where it’s at. You’ll also find company policy updates, what we are currently working on, what tools we use, and more!

Search Director
Lee Kennedy

July 23, 2015
Filed under: Latest News, Administration & Management

When I wrote my previous post, the idea of tracking KPIs across the company seemed like a relatively simple idea. Boy, was I wrong! We only just implemented them a few months ago. It took six months to get everything in place. Why? First, because we’re really busy (we just finished hiring six new employees!). Second, and more importantly,... read more


July 22, 2015
Filed under: Latest News, Website Design and Development

On Wednesday afternoon, our very own Ryan Scotton led a talk at Duke University detailing Coalmarch’s custom integration with Duke's 3rd party system, Scholars@Duke. This is a project that Ryan and the rest of the Coalmarch development team have been diligently working on for almost 2 years, and are beyond excited to begin demonstrating its full... read more

Product Strategist
Maggie Baker

May 15, 2015
Filed under: Latest News, Administration & Management

Let’s get growing! On my first day of work at Coalmarch, I had a red book on my desk: The Art of Doing Twice the Work in Half the Time by Jeff Sutherland (frequently referred to as “the good book” by members of my team). I was told that the company would soon be migrating to a development model called SCRUM.  By my second week, I took on the... read more


March 13, 2015
Filed under: Latest News

This coming Sunday is the annual Tobacco Road Marathon in Cary, and would you believe us if we told you nearly half the company is going to be running in it? The fact that so many of us are going to be representing Coalmarch says a little something about our competitive nature!  If you aren’t exactly privy to what the Tobacco Road Marathon... read more

Managing Director
Jason Stanley

April 3, 2013
Filed under: Latest News, Just for Fun

It all started when I was in sixth grade. I started a business selling my drawings to my classmates. A dime would get you a pretty good drawing, a quarter an even better one. But a dollar would get you a sixth grade work of art. We had the kind of desks that were a single unit with cubby storage under the seat- I kept my earnings in a jar there.... read more


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