January 2016 Axelerant Insider

January 22, 2016

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The Axelerant Insider – January 2016

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Heroes of the Month

Axelerant appreciates these heroes for going above and beyond job expectations to positively impact Axelerant, its peers, and our clients.

Cheers to you, Axelerant heroes!

2015 December Heroes of the Month

Givers of the Month

These top givers at Axelerant have raised their voices to ensure others are being recognized. Props to all of you for sending frequent, well-deserved kudos.

Axelerant Achievements

  • 4 sessions at DrupalCon Asia will feature Axelerant team members.
  • Axelerant ported two Drupal 7 modules to Drupal 8.

Axelerant Team Member Achievements

  • Shweta Sharma cleared International Software Testing Qualifications Board (ISTQB) certification.
  • Shani Memfy became Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO).
  • Mitesh contributed new module  to the community.

Great job, team.



Current Job Openings

55 team members and always hiring at Axelerant


Recommend the right people for Axelerant, and get a referral bonus! See Refer a Friend for details.

Birthdays and Anniversaries

  • Michael Cannon: 3 year Employment Anniversary on February 1st
  • Saurabh Dixit: 1 year Employment Anniversary on February 2nd
  • Nikita Jain: 1 year Employment Anniversary on February 2nd
  • Lakshmi Parthasarathy: 1 year Employment Anniversary on February 10th
  • Piyush Poddar: 2 year Employment Anniversary on February 10th
  • Nadiya Tayub: 1  year Employment Anniversary on February 23


Reference: Contributions & Events Tracker


Policy Changes

  • Leave: If you intend to take off more than 3 consecutive working days off, you need to apply at least 4 weeks in advance unless there’s an emergency.
  • BYOD: Axelerant will now cover 50% of purchase or repair costs up to 50,000 INR with effective from January 1, 2016.

Reference: Inside Axelerant


  • If you'd like to contribute to the next newsletter, contact #hr.
  • Take photographs and share the best on #general.
  • Pot lunches and birthdays have a ₹ 1000/person budget.
  • Submit expense reimbursements via Xero.