As we have such a wide range of languages and cultures in Pexel we thought it would be of interest to provide you with a list of events and places to visit in Scotland over the next few months. It gives us a chance to show you what our lovely country has to offer for those in search of some … More Language and Culture – Events
If you’re a Pexelite yourself, or have been keeping up with our blog and social media in the last few weeks, you’ll have seen our progress on our Walk To Brazil challenge that’s been happening in the office. The aim was to walk the equivalent distance between Glasgow and Brazil in eight weeks, just in … More Walk To Brazil: Final Results!
Today’s staff blog post comes from Fran, our Projects Supervisor and is all about Hackney where she is from! Hackney is a borough in East London whose only claim to fame used to be the Hackney Empire (where Leona Lewis first started off her illustrious career!) Alternatively, it was always the place to go … More Staff Post: A Hackney-ed Blog
For the past eight months, I have been writing and publishing weekly blog posts for our staff to read and enjoy, as well as getting some great feedback from the WordPress community and across social media. Unfortunately, with just three days to go until I leave Pexel for pastures new, this will be my last … More Changes: A Year In Review
Morning all! It’s Friday again, and it’s a Bank Holiday Weekend! That hopefully means we’ll all be out and about enjoying the sun (so far, my phone is telling me it’ll be sunny!) and racking up those steps for our Walk To Brazil challenge. As it’s been a few weeks since the challenge started, we … More Walk To Brazil – Progress Post
As most of you will know now, we are a multi-cultural bunch here at Pexel, with staff members from literally all over the world. Currently within our permanent staff members we have people from Argentina, France, Romania, Finland, Germany, Malaysia and the Czech Republic among many other countries if you include all our fieldworkers. As the … More Language and Culture – Food From Around the World
Today’s staff post comes from Jillian, our Finance Director. Sometimes we forget how fortunate we are in Glasgow to be able to enjoy the benefits of a bustling city life whilst also having easy access to the beautiful Scottish countryside. With the bonny banks of Loch Lomond and the Trossachs National Park less than an … More Staff Post: Walks Around Glasgow
Have you been caught out by any pranks today? Today’s blog post comes from Sabrina, one of our Project Managers! It’s officially spring and with it we are getting longer days, better weather (well, for Scotland that means it might not be raining the whole day, just part of it) and generally people are more … More Staff Post: Don’t be fooled, it’s April Fools’ Day!
Here at Pexel we are all really excited about Easter – that might have something to do with the copious amounts of chocolate being consumed in the office, or the fact that we have a long weekend, but regardless, we can’t wait! There has been a lot of chat in the office surrounding what’s on … More Pexel’s Easter Traditions
Today brings the first of our fieldworker blog series, with monthly posts written by our fieldworking team who originate from across the globe. The first comes from Maria Mangion, a Maltese native now living in Glasgow after studying here. Enjoy! What could Malta and Scotland possibly have in common? If you’ve never lived in any of these … More Fieldworker Post – Scotland and Malta: So Far, Yet So Close