PaperCut Blog

From People Experience to Product – a job swap diary

In my day job as a People Experience Lead at PaperCut, I am fortunate to enjoy a great diversity of responsibilities and tasks.

Something I have never done before, though, is be a part of a product creation process. Since I work in a product company I figured the opportunity to do so was one I shouldn’t miss…

Expectation vs reality: how does PaperCut build stuff?

We’ve been engineering print management solutions for 20 years and counting.

Both our founders still work at the company. That startup energy is part of our lifeblood as a business.

What’s so special about the way we build stuff? I spoke to a handful of folks much brainier than I to find out the answer.

Choose your own adventure: a career at PaperCut

There’s no single way to explore a career at PaperCut. We adopt a ‘choose your own adventure’ approach.

Meet Jeremy Hooi. He’s a PaperCut veteran who was recently promoted to the role of senior product manager.

He’ll be your guide for this tale…

3 lessons learned leading a team from home

Near the beginning of 2020, I entered a lead role for the first time in my career.

Becoming a leader is challenging (albeit rewarding). But leading a team remotely during a global pandemic? This notches up the difficulty.

I make no claim to have figured it all out. But here are 3 lessons I’ve learned.